Fasting, Feasting – Anita Desai

Fasting, Feasting is about women's life and men's life, life in India and life in America. You'll find out that what you've been told about Indian women's life is true: their only destiny is to become good wives. And yet, you'll also find out that being a boy can be as hard as being a girl in a … Continue reading Fasting, Feasting – Anita Desai

A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers – Xiaolu Guo

This is not a common novel. Not at all. In fact, it's a kind of dictionary and, at the same time, travel diary. And although the title may suggest that this is a love story, something more complicated is hidden behind this broad label. Love is certainly central to this novel but love is mainly the … Continue reading A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers – Xiaolu Guo