Book List in Order:5 titles

  • "Red Guards meet Kurt Vonnegut . . . powerful!" ―Margaret Atwood, via Twitter A Library Journal Best Book of the Year “[M]ay be the purest distillation yet of Mr. Ma’s talent for probing the country’s darkest corners and exposing what he rega...


  • From one of world literature’s most courageous voices, a novel about the human cost of China’s one-child policy through the lens of one rural family on the run from its reach Far away from the Chinese economic miracle, from the bright lights o...


  • Knopf Canada is proud to welcome to the list one of the world’s most significant living writers. Spiked with dark wit, poetic beauty and deep rage, Beijing Coma is the epic new novel from prize-winning author Ma Jian. It is his masterpiece. “One ...


  • A new collection of short stories, set in Tibet, from one of China€™s foremost writers €” the author of Red Dust. With its publication in English, readers get a rare glimpse of Tibet through Chinese eyes.From the Hardcover edition....


  • From Mi Jian, the highly acclaimed Chinese dissident, comes a satirical novel about the absurdities of life in a post-Tiananmen China.Two men meet for dinner each week. Over the course of one of these drunken evenings, the writer recounts the stories...