Very good stories, subtle characters, literary stories. not pop culture drivel...
Paperback: 225 pages
Publisher: Vintage; Vintage Intl edition (September 11, 2001)
Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.5 x 8 inches
Amazon Rank: 528273
Format: PDF ePub djvu ebook
From the remarkable Ha Jin, winner of the National Book Award for his celebrated novel Waiting, a collection of comical and deeply moving tales of contemporary China that are as warm and human as they are surprising, disturbing, and delightful.In the title story, the head of security at a factory is shocked, first when the hansomest worker on the floor proposes marriage to his homely adopted daughter, and again when his new son-in-law is arrested...