Xinran in Bath

Wednesday 16th March 2011

  • Venue The Bookshop, The Paragon, Bath, BA1 5LS
  • Doors open 7.45pm
  • Start time 8pm

Xinran’s Message from an Unknown Mother is is the extraordinarily powerful follow-up to the best-selling The Good Women of China – heartbreaking and shocking stories of Chinese mothers who have lost or had to abandon their daughters.

Whether as a consequence of the single-child policy, destructive age-old traditions, or hideous economic necessity, a stark picture of life in China is presented. “This is an extraordinary book book told with generosity and warm by a brilliant storyteller” – Hilary Spurling. ¬†Join us for a rare insight into life in contemporary China.