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The years, months, days : two novellas


Yan Lianke--"China's most feted and most banned author"--is a master of imaginative satire, and his prize-winning works have been published around the world to the highest honors. Now, his two most acclaimed novellas are collected here in a single volume--masterfully crafted stories that explore the sacrifices made for family, the driving will to survive, and the longing to leave behind a personal legacy.

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Subjects: Families -- Fiction.


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ISBN: 9780802126658

Edition: First Grove Atlantic paperback edition.

Description: x, 192 pages ; 21 cm

Notes: "The years, months, days first published in China in 1997 as Nian yue ri by Harvest magazine ; Marrow first published in China in 2001 as Balou tiange."


  • The years, months, days
  • Marrow.

LCCN: 2017031941

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