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The Moon Pearl (EBK)

by Ruthanne Lum Mccunn

In the tradition of Thousand Pieces of Gold comes The Moon Pearl, the story of Rooster, Shadow, and Mei Ju, who become fast friends while members of a girls’ house, where young daughters are taught to become...


Slow Boat to China and Other Stories

by Kim Chew Ng & Carlos Rojas

"Dream and Swine and Aurora,” “Deep in the Rubber Forest,” “Fish Bones,” “Allah’s Will,” “Monkey Butts, Fire, and Dangerous Things”—Ng Kim Chew’s stories are raw, rural, and rich with the...


The Big Red Book of Modern Chinese Literature: Writings from the Mainland in the Long Twentieth Century

by Yunte Huang

A panoramic vision of the Chinese literary landscape across the twentieth century.

Award-winning literary scholar and poet Yunte Huang here gathers together an intimate and authoritative selection of significant...


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by Munshi Premchand

Mansarovar 2 (मानसरोवर 2)

"कहते हैं जिसने प्रेमचंद नहीं पढ़ा उसने हिन्दुस्तान नहीं पढ़ा।...


Mansarovar 1, Hindi (¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿ 1): ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿ ¿¿ ¿¿¿¿¿ ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿

by Premchand

कहते हैं जिसने प्रेमचंद नहीं पढ़ा उसने हिन्दुस्तान नहीं पढ़ा।

प्रेमचंद ने 14 उपन्यास...


Griffith Review 49: New Asia Now

by Julianne Schultz & Jane Camens

The Asian century is in full swing, generating unprecedented economic and social power. In coming decades this will profoundly change the world, and the lives of all those living in the world's most populous...


Memories of Mount Qilai: The Education of a Young Poet

by Mu Yang & John Balcom

Hualien, on the Pacific coast of eastern Taiwan, and its mountains, especially Mount Qilai, were deeply inspirational for the young poet Yang Mu. A place of immense natural beauty and cultural heterogeneity,...


Ground Zero, Nagasaki: Stories

by Yuichi Seirai & Paul Warham

Set in contemporary Nagasaki, the six short stories in this collection draw an unflinching portrait of the A-bomb’s horrific, ongoing trauma. Whether they experienced the attack directly or have merely heard...


Grave Sin No. 14 & Other Stories

by Pamela Allen, Yusi Avianto Pareanom & Suzanne Ongkowidjaja

A trilingual edition in English, German and Indonesian

German title: Große Sünde Nr. 14 und andere Erzählungen

Indonesian title: Dosa Besar No. 14 dan cerita lainnya

Yusi Avianto Pareanom’s fictional characters...


A Tale of Redemption & Other Stories

by Tony Pollard, Mona Sylviana & Thomas Zschocke

German title: Die Sühnegeschichte

Indonesian title: Dongeng Penebusan dan cerita lainnya

What distinguishes Mona Sylviana’s writing is her willingness to look at the dark side of life and to confront societal...


Two Essays

by Tjandra Kerton, Nirwan Ahmad Arsuka & Martina Heinschke

German title: Zwei Essays

Indonesian title: Dua Esai

Few Indonesian essayists can compete with Nirwan Arsuka in his ability to pull together different strands of thought, periods of history, and fields of knowledge...


The Final Party & Other Stories

by Monika Arnez, Linda Christanty & Debra Yatim

German title: Letzte Feier und andere Erzählungen

Indonesian title: Pesta Terakhir dan cerita lainnya

The characters in Linda Christanty’s stories are placed in situations that force them to battle their inner...


How to Find True Love & Other Stories

by Andy Fuller, Jan Budweg & A.S. Laksana

German title: Wie man wahre Liebe findet und andere Erzählungen

Indonesian title: Teknik Menemukan Cinta Sejati dan cerita lainnya

These neatly-constructed postmodern tales demonstrate the author’s skill at...


The Red Bowl & Other Stories

by Zen Hae, Joshua Ramon Enslin & Marjie Suanda

German title: Die Rote Schüssel und andere Erzählungen

Indonesian title: Mangkok Merah dan cerita lainnya

Zen Hae’s stories focus on Betawi people –the original inhabitans of Jakarta. His characters, often...


A Shooting Star & Other Stories

by Jutta Wurm, Iksaka Banu & Tjandra Kerton

German title: Eine Sternschnuppe und andere Erzählungen

Indonesian title: Bintang Jatuh dan cerita lainnya

History fascinates in the hands of Iksaka Banu. The stories in this collection feature well-crafted characters...


Sukra’s Eyes & Other Tales

by George Fowler, Gunawan Maryanto & Roswitha Recker

German title: Sukras Augen und andere Erzählungen

Indonesian title: Mata Sukra dan cerita lainnya

Many of Gunawan Maryanto’s stories are reinterpretations of Javanese literary texts which themselves were...


A Lonely Death & Other Stories

by Marjie Suanda, Julius Dallmeyer & Cok Sawitri

German title: Ein einsamer Tod und andere Erzählungen

Indonesian title: Mati Sunyi dan cerita lainnya

Cok Sawitri’s stories shed light on the lives of modern Balinese people and the various challenges they...


The Garden of Delights & Other Stories

by Azhari, George Fowler & Jutta Wurm

German title: Der Garten der Wonnen und andere Erzählungen

Indonesian title: Hikayat Taman Kenikmatan dan cerita lainnya

Azhari’s reimagined stories of Aceh in the 17th century encompass a garden of extraordinary...


The Orphan of Zhao and Other Yuan Plays: The Earliest Known Versions

by Stephen H. West & Wilt L. Idema

This is the first anthology of Yuan-dynasty zaju (miscellaneous comedies) to introduce the genre to English-speaking readers exclusively through translations of the plays’ fourteenth-century editions. Almost...


The Columbia Sourcebook of Literary Taiwan

by Sung-sheng Yvonne Chang, Michelle Yeh & Ming-ju Fan

This sourcebook contains more than 160 documents and writings that reflect the development of Taiwanese literature from the early modern period to the twenty-first century. Selections include seminal essays...