Celebrate Women's History Month
Get inspired and get informed
Read the list here
  • Paperback $15.95

    May 10, 2005 | 368 Pages

  • Ebook $11.99

    Dec 18, 2007 | 368 Pages

Product Details

Get news about books and more from Penguin Random House

Praise

“Powerfully moving. . . . Brilliant and original. . . . Timeless and universal. . . . Nearly perfect.” —Russell Banks, The New York Times Book Review

 

“A powerful work of the imagination.” —The Washington Post

 

“Startingly seductive…. A work of profound humanism.” —Los Angeles Times Book Review

 

“Haunting. . . . Deeply moving. . . . [Ha Jin] holds our attention like a whisper.” —The Christian Science Monitor

Awards

PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction WINNER

Pulitzer Prize NOMINEE 2005

Kiriyama Pacific Rim Book Prize FINALIST 2005

Looking for More Great Reads?
Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now
Back to Top