Miss Chopsticks was written by Xinran and translated into English br Esther Tyldesly. It was first published in July 2007. Whatís the book about Miss Chopsticks is a contemporary story of three young Chinese sisters who escape from the poverty of their small village in the Anhui province to ... Read review
An interesting view of contemporary Chinese culture
The story does not always flow well
"...the book than I disliked. Miss Chopsticks is an important book which portrays the position of women in Chinese society well. The book is a portrayal of three lives. There is no real plot or storyline to speak of. It is a slow gentle read. Donít pick it up if you are looking for action or a fast read. What next Xinranís other books are The Good Women of China (1997), Sky Burial (2004) and What the Chinese ..."
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From the author of the bestselling "The Good Women of China" comes the uplifting story of three sisters who, like so many migrant workers in today's China, leave their peasant community to seek their fortune in the big city.