Author: Tie Ning
Publisher: Blue Door (2014)
Condition: Very Good. The cover has some light creasing across the edge of the front cover. There are a few scratches and dents along the outside edges of the pages. Else a very good copy.
Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.7 x 2.8 cm
In the China of the 1990s the sisters lead seemingly successful lives. Tiao is a successful children's publisher but incapable of finding love. Fan has moved to America, desperate to shun her Chinese heritage. Then there is their childhood friend Fei: beautiful, hedonistic and outwardly ambitious. As the women grapple with love, rivalry and past secrets will they find the freedom and redemption they crave?
Spellbinding, unforgettable, and an important chronicle of modern China, The Bathing Women is a powerful and beautiful portrait of the strength of female friendship in the face of adversity. Longlisted for the Man Asian Literary Prize and a modern Chinese classic with over one million copies sold.