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878 Results
878 Results
The farewell
DVD
2019
28 available of 43 items

Chinese-born, U.S.-raised Billi reluctantly returns to Changchun to find that, although the whole family knows their beloved matriarch, Nai-Nai, has been given mere weeks to live, everyone has decided not to tell Nai Nai...

Reflection : a twisted tale —Lim, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2018
7 available of 13 items

When Captain Shang is mortally wounded by Shan Yu in battle, Mulan must travel to the Underworld, Diyu, in order to save him from certain death. But King Yama, the ruler of Diyu, is not willing to give Shang up easily.

The song of the jade lily —Manning, Kirsty, author.
Large Print
2019
1 available of 3 items

""A gripping historical novel that tells the little-known story of Jewish refugees who fled to Shanghai during WWII. 1939: Two young girls meet in Shanghai, also known as the "Paris of the East". Beautiful local Li and J...

The song of the jade lily : a novel —Manning, Kirsty, author.
Book
2019
14 available of 18 items

1939: Two young girls meet in Shanghai, also known as the "Paris of the East". Beautiful local Li and Jewish refugee Romy form a fierce friendship, but the deepening shadows of World War II fall over the women as they sl...

The house of wives —Choa-Johnston, Simon, author.
Book
2016
5 available of 7 items

Women of the silk —Tsukiyama, Gail.
Book
1991
5 available of 5 items

My summer of love and misfortune —Wong, Lindsay, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 5 items

After a series of disastrous choices and rejections, seventeen-year-old Chinese American Iris Wang is thrust into the decadent world of Beijing high society as her cousin's English tutor.

Snow flower and the secret fan : a novel —See, Lisa.
Book
2005
14 available of 17 items

An old women in nineteenth-century China reminisces about a life-long friendship and how it was maintained using letters composed in nu shu, a secret "women's writing" but threatened by a misunderstanding.

Do not say we have nothing —Thien, Madeleine, 1974- author.
Book
2016
49 available of 57 items

"An extraordinary novel set in China before, during and after the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989--the breakout book we've been waiting for from a bestselling, Amazon.ca First Novel Award winner. Madeleine Thien's new ...

Five star billionaire : a novel —Aw, Tash, author.
Book
2014
11 available of 14 items

Ruse —Pon, Cindy, 1973- author.
Book
2019
3 available of 4 items

"Jason Zhou, his friends, and Daiyu ... play a treacherous cat and mouse game in the labyrinthine streets of Shanghai, determined on taking back what Jin had stolen"-- Provided by publisher.

Mulan : a story in English and Chinese —Jian, Li (Art teacher), author, illustrator.
Book
2014
6 available of 8 items

There was once an extraordinary girl who was as beautiful as she was brave. She knew how to read and write and sew. She loved to ride horses and shoot her bow and arrows. But it was the love for her family and her father...

Ip Man
DVD
2010
0 available of 2 items

Set in Fo Shan, China during the Sino-Japanese War, Ip Man vividly brings to life the brutality of the infamous Japanese occupation, where once proud men are forced to fight to the death for a precious bag of rice. Defin...

Enter the Forbidden City
DVD
2020
1 available of 2 items

Yue Jiu, the most famous opera singer in all of Imperial China, is expelled from the capital city from vulgarity. He heads south, where he encounters Wang Runsheng, a promising young opera singer for the Chuntai Troupe. ...

The good earth —Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973.
Book
2004
35 available of 36 items

Pearl S. Buck's epic Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of a China that was -- now in a Contemporary Classics edition. Though more than sixty years have passed since this remarkable novel won the Pulitzer Prize, it has retaine...

The valley of amazement —Tan, Amy.
Book
2015
39 available of 43 items

Half the world away —Staincliffe, Cath, author.
Book
2015
4 available of 5 items

Newly graduated photography student Lori Maddox spends the year after university travelling and visits China where she finds work as a private English tutor. Back in Manchester, her parents Jo and Tom, who separated when...

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