Asian Literature

Asian literature is the literature produced by writers in Asia. Or by Asian American writers.

New Releases Tagged "Asian Literature"

Mambo in Chinatown
Girl in Reverse
Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
The Lowland
The Hundred-Foot Journey
The Valley of Amazement
The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism
The Art of Hearing Heartbeats
All You Need Is Kill
Songs of Willow Frost
On Such a Full Sea
The Ghost Bride
In the Shadow of the Banyan
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage
1Q84 (1Q84, #1-2)
1Q84 (1Q84, #2)
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  • Popular Asian Literature Books

    Memoirs of a Geisha
    Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
    The Joy Luck Club
    Norwegian Wood
    Shanghai Girls (Shanghai Girls #1)
    The Bonesetter's Daughter
    Kafka on the Shore
    The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
    The Good Earth (House of Earth, #1)
    The Kitchen God's Wife
    Peony in Love
    Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China
    Dreams of Joy (Shanghai Girls #2)
    Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
    Just a Drop of Water by Kerry O'Malley CerraHarvesting Hope by Kathleen KrullFlying heroes by Adrian SchaferVoice of Reason by Bryant McGillMartin's Big Words by Doreen Rappaport
    Growing future activists
    65 books — 83 voters

    Wild Swans by Jung ChangLife and Death in Shanghai by Nien ChengMao by Jung ChangRed Azalea by Anchee MinCandy by Mian Mian
    China's Best Banned Books
    45 books — 32 voters
    The God of Small Things by Arundhati RoyThe White Tiger by Aravind AdigaA Fine Balance by Rohinton MistryShantaram by Gregory David RobertsMidnight's Children by Salman Rushdie
    India
    376 books — 484 voters

    Agency Rules - Never an Easy Day at the Office by Khalid MuhammadThe Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniThe Infidel Soldiers by Jams N. RosesLife of Pi by Yann MartelThings Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
    Best Multicultural General Fiction
    209 books — 163 voters
    Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa SeeThe Good Earth by Pearl S. BuckThe Joy Luck Club by Amy TanShanghai Girls by Lisa SeeThe Kitchen God's Wife by Amy Tan
    Best Novels That Take Place in China
    241 books — 680 voters


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    Lisa See Shanghai Girls (Shanghai Girls #1)
    History is written by the victors, so isn't it up to us to look deeper, think harder, and learn so we aren't doomed to repeat our mistakes? Obviously what happened to Chinese Americans in the past is a disgrace and an embarrassment, but there are things happening right now that recall those days.
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