Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Islands and Continents: Short Stories by Leung Ping-kwan” as Want to Read:
Islands and Continents: Short Stories by Leung Ping-kwan
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Islands and Continents: Short Stories by Leung Ping-kwan

it was amazing 5.00  ·  Rating details ·  1 rating  ·  2 reviews
In this kaleidoscope of stories, translated from the Chinese, P.K. Leung, one of Hong Kong's most celebrated literary figures, presents his personal vision of the city, evoking in his inimitable voice the local and international dimensions of this extraordinary place, capturing its poignant ambivalence as a postcolonial territory on the fringe of China. Writing in his uniq ...more
Kindle Edition, 144 pages
Published July 5th 2010 by Hong Kong University Press
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Islands and Continents, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Islands and Continents

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-8
it was amazing Average rating 5.00  · 
Rating details
 ·  1 rating  ·  2 reviews

More filters
Sort order
Start your review of Islands and Continents: Short Stories by Leung Ping-kwan
Sep 18, 2016 rated it it was amazing
A beautiful, elegant collection. Thoughtful and thought-provoking.
Marc Chataigner
Hong kong 30 years ago. Gives hints on HK today.
Rui Feng
marked it as to-read
Mar 28, 2015
marked it as to-read
Sep 19, 2015
Shuang Xiao
marked it as to-read
Jan 15, 2019
Ho On Yiu Angie
is currently reading it
Jul 22, 2019
marked it as to-read
Jun 19, 2020
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

News & Interviews

It’s time to turn your attention to something dark and twisty, to a story (or two or three) so engaging, the pages just fly by. In short, it’s...
1 likes · 0 comments