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Xinran - Author


Xinran was born in Beijing in 1958. In the late 1980s she began working for Chinese radio and went on to become one of China's most successful journalists. In 1997 she moved to London, where she began work on her seminal book about Chinese women's lives The Good Women of China. She now has a regular column in the Guardian.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Xinran

Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother: Stories of Loss and Love by Xinran
Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother: Stories of Loss and Love
Xinran
A heartbreaking example of how history can still preserve a tight grip on the present with Xinran presenting 10 accounts from women who had to give up their daughters. If tradition were not enough then economic circumstances and China’s single-child...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/02/2010
Sky Burial by Xinran
Sky Burial
Xinran
As a journalist and broadcaster in China, Xinran encouraged women to come forward and tell their tales. The result was astonishing and The Good Women of China, the seminal book, developed from the material. This extraordinary story expands one of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/07/2005

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www.xinranbooks.co.uk/
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