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    • Happy Dreams

    • By: Jia Pingwa, Nicky Harman - translator
    • Narrated by: Robert Wu
    • Length: 16 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6

    From one of China’s foremost authors, Jia Pingwa’s Happy Dreams is a powerful depiction of life in industrializing contemporary China, in all its humor and pathos, as seen through the eyes of Happy Liu, a charming and clever rural laborer who leaves his home for the gritty, harsh streets of Xi’an in search of better life.

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Flowers of War

    • By: Geling Yan, Nicky Harman (translator)
    • Narrated by: Samantha Quan
    • Length: 5 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    This moving short novel is based on true events that took place during the Nanjing Massacre in 1937, when the Japanese invaded the Chinese city, slaughtering not only soldiers but raping and murdering the civilian population as well. It tells the story of an American missionary who, for a few terrifying days, finds himself sheltering a group of schoolgirls, prostitutes, and wounded Chinese soldiers in the compound of his church.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The flowers of war

    • By Ronald Collins on 03-13-17

    Regular price: $21.00