The Gourmet and Other Stories
By Lu Wenfu
Translated from Chinese
Under Lu Wenfu's incisive yet tolerant eye, wonton sellers, rickshaw pullers, teachers, hedonists and bureaucrats all try to adapt to modern China's recurrent upheavals. Accent magazine (USA) calls this collection "some of the best writing from the new China".
250 pages Paperback
"The dry delicacy of these stories is impressive, each a valuable channel into the art and life of modern China." KIRKUS REVIEWS
ISBN 0-930523-39-3 Retail Price: UK £4.95/ US $8.95