Both HC with DJ and softcover. All in good condition.


Set during the Cultural Revolution, two sons are sen to rural China for re-education. There they discover a hidden stash of European classic novels.


Generally we liked this book. It is written in such a way that the horrors of the situation are muted. We found it eye opening in light of the current plight of the Uighur people in China.

Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie



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