New Authors     New Books     Coming Soon     Most Popular     Top Authors    
Next book >>
book cover of Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress

Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress

(2001)
A novel by

 
Two boys, both sons of doctors, are sent to the top of a mountain for "re-education" in Mao's China. An education that involves carting buckets of excrement up and down precipitous paths. They discover instead the discreet charm of bourgeois literature and the local tailor's attractive daughter.

 
Similar Books by other authors...


The Good Women of China
Xinran

The Farming of Bones
Edwidge Danticat
thumb
The Thing Around Your Neck
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Amulet
Roberto Bolaño
 

Hardback Editions

February 2004 : UK Hardback
thumb

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author(s): Dai Sijie
ISBN: 0-7540-7365-3 / 978-0-7540-7365-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


November 2003 : USA Turtleback

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author(s): Sijie Dai
ISBN: 0-606-29479-1 / 978-0-606-29479-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


September 2003 : USA Hardback
thumb

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author(s): Sijie Dai
ISBN: 1-58724-476-4 / 978-1-58724-476-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Wheeler Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


October 2002 : USA Library Binding
thumb

Title: Balzac And The Little Chinese Seamstress (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Sinje Dai
ISBN: 1-4176-4852-X / 978-1-4176-4852-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


October 2002 : USA Library Binding
thumb

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author(s): Sijie Dai
ISBN: 0-7569-5874-1 / 978-0-7569-5874-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


September 2001 : USA Hardback
thumb

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress : A Novel
Author(s): Dai Sijie
ISBN: 0-375-41309-X / 978-0-375-41309-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


June 2001 : UK Hardback
thumb

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author(s): Dai Sijie
ISBN: 0-7011-6982-6 / 978-0-7011-6982-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chatto & Windus
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


Paperback Editions

March 2002 : UK Paperback
thumb

Title: Balzac And The Little Chinese Seamstress
Author(s): Dai Sijie
ISBN: 0-09-928643-2 / 978-0-09-928643-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


August 2006 : UK Paperback
thumb

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress (Vintage East)
Author(s): Dai Sijie
ISBN: 0-09-949082-X / 978-0-09-949082-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


April 2003 : UK Paperback
thumb

Title: Balzac And The Little Chinese Seamstress
Author(s): Dai Sijie
ISBN: 0-09-945224-3 / 978-0-09-945224-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


October 2002 : USA Paperback
thumb

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress: A Novel
Author(s): Dai Sijie
ISBN: 0-385-72220-6 / 978-0-385-72220-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Anchor Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

August 2003 : USA Audio Cassette

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author(s): Dai Sijie
ISBN: 0-7366-8847-1 / 978-0-7366-8847-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


November 2002 : USA Audio edition
thumb

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author(s): Dai Sijie
Publisher: Random House Audio
Availability: Amazon   


November 2002 : UK Audio edition
thumb

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author(s): Dai Sijie
Publisher: Random House Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


October 2002 : USA Audio CD
thumb

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress: A Novel
Author(s): Dai Sijie
ISBN: 0-7393-0101-2 / 978-0-7393-0101-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


August 2002 : USA Audio CD
thumb

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author(s): Dai Sijie
ISBN: 0-7366-8848-X / 978-0-7366-8848-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   



Search for