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  • Dragon bones [downloadable audiobook] / a novel

    Dragon bones / a novel2010

    by Lisa See

    (4,247)

    Summary: When the body of an American archaeologist is found floating in the Yangzi River, Ministry of Public Security agent Liu Hulan and her husband, American attorney David Stark, are dispatched to Site...  more »

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  • City of tranquil light : a novel

    City of tranquil light : a novel2010

    by Bo Caldwell

    (1,719)

    BOOK

    Call #: F CALDWELL

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Dreams of joy [downloadable audiobook] / a novel

    Dreams of joy / a novel2011

    by Lisa See

    (59,441)

    Summary: Reeling from newly uncovered family secrets, and anger at her mother and aunt for keeping them from her, Joy runs away to Shanghai in early 1957 to find her birth father, the artist Z.G. Li, with...  more »

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  • City of tranquil light [downloadable audiobook] / [a novel]

    City of tranquil light2010

    by Bo Caldwell

    Summary: Will Kiehn is seemingly destined for life as a humble farmer in the Midwest when, having felt a call from God, he travels to the vast North China Plain in the early twentieth century. There he is...  more »

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  • Five-star billionaire [downloadable ebook] / a novel

    Five-star billionaire / a novel2013

    by Tash Aw

    (4,185)

    Summary: Dreaming of love and success in rapidly changing Shanghai, four individuals--a starry-eyed waitress, a wealthy developer's son, a pop artist, and a poetry-loving activist--confront unexpected realities in regional challenges.

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  • Descent

    Descent2020

    by Roland Smith

    (102)

    Summary: After surviving an avalanche on the remote and isolated mountain of Hkakabo Razi, Peak and his team will have to take a different route, and descend into Tibet. The only catch is that Peak's...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F SMITH

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Year of the tiger

    Year of the tiger1996

    by Jack Higgins

    Series: Paul Chavasse Series - #2

    (1,915)

    Summary: "Paul Chavasse is inserted into Tibet on a desperate mission that may be the West's only hope of beating the Soviets to the moon. He must locate--and smuggle out--Dr. Karl Hoffner. But enemies are everywhere." -- Page 4 of cover

    BOOK

    Call #: PB HIG

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

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  • Snow flower and the secret fan [CD book]

    Snow flower and the secret fan2005

    by Lisa See (read by Janet Song )

    Summary: Lily is haunted by memories--of who she once was, and of a person, long gone, who defined her existence. She has nothing but time now, as she recounts the tale of Snow Flower, and asks the gods for...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK F SEE

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

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  • Snow flower and the secret fan [downloadable audiobook] / a novel

    Snow flower and the secret fan / a novel2005

    by Lisa See

    Summary: Lily is haunted by memories--of who she once was, and of a person, long gone, who defined her existence. She has nothing but time now, as she recounts the tale of Snow Flower, and asks the gods for...  more »

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  • The bonesetter's daughter [downloadable audiobook]

    The bonesetter's daughter2006

    by Amy Tan

    (102,878)

    Summary: Set in Contemporary San Francisco and in a Chinese village where Peking Man is being unearthed, The Bonesetter's Daughter is an excavation of the human spirit: the past, its deepest wounds, its most...  more »

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  • Snow flower and the secret fan : a novel

    Snow flower and the secret fan : a novel2005

    by Lisa See

    (351,331)

    BOOK

    Call #: F SEE

    Location: Adult Displays - Nonfiction Aisle

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  • The bonesetter's daughter

    The bonesetter's daughter2001

    by Amy Tan

    (124,965)

    BOOK

    Call #: F TAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Snow flower and the secret fan [downloadable ebook] / a novel

    Snow flower and the secret fan / a novel2005

    by Lisa See

    (351,330)

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  • The dark road : [a novel]

    The dark road :2013

    by Jian Ma

    (1,022)

    Summary: "Far away from the Chinese economic miracle...is a vast rural hinterland, where life goes on much as it has for generations, with one extraordinary difference: "normal" parents are permitted by the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MA

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The painted veil [downloadable audiobook]

    The painted veil2006

    by W. Somerset Maugham

    (37,482)

    Summary: The painted veil is a beautifully written affirmation of the human capacity to grow, to change, and to forgive. Set in England and Hong Kong in the 1920s, The painted veil is the story of the...  more »

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  • Saints

    Saints2013

    by Gene Luen Yang

    Series: Boxers & Saints

    (14,300)

    Summary: "China, 1898. An unwanted and unwelcome fourth daughter, Four-Girl isn't even given a proper name by her family when she's born. She finally finds friendship-- and a name, Vibiana -- in the most...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL YAN

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Shanghai factor : a novel

    The Shanghai factor : a novel2013

    by Charles McCarry

    (1,032)

    Summary: An American spy in China. Name: Unknown. Status: Sleeper. Just when he thought life had settled into a pleasant routine, he is called back to Washington. His assignment: go undercover as the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MCCARRY

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The song of the jade lily : a novel

    The song of the jade lily : a novel2019

    by Kirsty Manning

    (5,709)

    Summary: 1939, Shanghai: Beautiful local Li and Jewish refugee Romy form a fierce friendship, but the deepening shadows of World War II fall over the women as they slip between the city's glamorous French...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MANNING

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The Valley of Amazement

    The Valley of Amazement2013

    by Amy Tan

    Summary: Violet Minturn, a half-Chinese/half-American courtesan who deals in seduction and illusion in Shanghai, struggles to find her place in the world, while her mother, Lucia, tries to make sense of the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F TAN

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hong Kong : a Jake Grafton novel

    Hong Kong : a Jake Grafton novel2000

    by Stephen Coonts

    Series: Jake Grafton Series

    (1,888)

    BOOK

    Call #: F COONTS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The last empress

    The last empress2007

    by Anchee Min

    Series: Empress Orchid Series

    (8,549)

    BOOK

    Call #: F MIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • River of dust [downloadable ebook] / a novel

    River of dust / a novel2013

    by Virginia Pye

    (1)

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  • The good earth

    The good earth1992

    by Pearl S. Buck

    Series: House Of Earth Trilogy

    (230,048)

    BOOK

    Call #: F BUCK

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Chinese whispers

    Chinese whispers2017

    by Peter May

    Series: China Thriller Series - #6

    (1,766)

    Summary: "His victims are young, beautiful and viciously mutilated. He calls himself the Beijing Ripper. Li Yan, the head of Beijing's serious crime squad, has been put in the spotlight. His bosses, the media...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MAY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Empire of the sun [downloadable audiobook]

    Empire of the sun1987

    by J. G Ballard

    Summary: Based on the author's childhood experiences during World War II, depicts the story of a young English schoolboy who is captured by the Japanese and interred for three years at the infamous Langhua concentration camp.

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  • City of ink

    City of ink2018

    by Elsa Hart

    Series: Li Du Novels - #3

    (689)

    Summary: "Li Du was prepared to travel anywhere in the world except for one place: home. But to unravel the mystery that surrounds his mentor's execution, that's exactly where he must go. Plunged into the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HART

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • China rich girlfriend : a novel
    Staff Pick

    China rich girlfriend : a novel2016

    by Kevin Kwan

    Series: Crazy Rich Asians Series - #2

    (170,729)

    Summary: "Kevin Kwan, bestselling author of Crazy Rich Asians, is back with a wickedly funny new novel of social climbing, secret e-mails, art-world scandal, lovesick billionaires, and the outrageous story of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KWAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The great zoo of China

    The great zoo of China2015

    by Matthew Reilly

    (12,846)

    Summary: Attending the opening of a magnificent zoo in China where a newly discovered animal species is being housed, National Geographic expert Dr. CJ Cameron confronts unexpected dangers posed by the mysterious creatures.

    BOOK

    Call #: F REILLY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Pearl of China : a novel

    Pearl of China : a novel2010

    by Anchee Min

    (7,991)

    Summary: In the small southern town of Chin-kiang, in the last days of the nineteenth century, young Willow and young Pearl S. Buck, the headstrong daughter of zealous Christian missionaries, bump heads and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The red chamber

    The red chamber2012

    by Pauline Chen

    (1,756)

    Summary: An epic reimagining of the Chinese classic "Dream of the Red Chamber" is set against a backdrop of eighteenth-century Beijing and follows the intersecting lives of three women, including orphaned...  more »
  • The year of the woman [downloadable ebook]

    The year of the woman2004

    by Jonathan Gash

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  • A map of betrayal

    A map of betrayal2014

    by Ha Jin

    (1,804)

    Summary: "From the award-winning author of Waiting: a spare, haunting tale of espionage and conflicted loyalties that spans half a century in the entwined histories of two countries--China and the United...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F JIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • To hold up the sky

    To hold up the sky2020

    by Cixin Liu

    (1,314)

    Summary: Presents a collection of speculative science fiction tales that envision the future and re-imagine the past in settings ranging from the coal mines of China to the edges of frontier space.

    BOOK

    Call #: F LIU

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The undertaking of Lily Chen

    The undertaking of Lily Chen2014

    by Danica Novgorodoff artist

    (3,135)

    Summary: "Fictional graphic novel telling a magical realist story set in the world of the black market for deceased brides in China"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: 741.59 NOV

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  • Larry Bond's Red dragon rising : blood of war

    Larry Bond's Red dragon rising : blood of war2013

    by Larry Bond

    Series: Red Dragon Rising

    (303)

    Summary: While U.S. Army Major Zeus Murphy leads a covert Vietnamese counterattack against China , SEAL Lieutenant Ric Kerfer is sent by the president to destroy a Vietnamese doomsday weapon capable of destroying Southeast Asia.

    BOOK

    Call #: F BOND

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Safely home [downloadable ebook]

    Safely home2011

    by Randy C Alcorn

    (10,000)

    Summary: A soul-stirring story of two college friends who reconnect after 20 years. One is living life apart from God in comfortable corporate America while the other is living for Christ under intense persecution in China.

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  • The good earth [downloadable audiobook]

    The good earth2007

    by Pearl S. Buck

    Summary: A slave bride of a Chinese laborer devotes herself to her husband's family, but when civil war in China brings wealth to the family, her happiness is endangered as her husband brings home a second wife.

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  • Dragon keeper

    Dragon keeper2007

    by Carole Wilkinson

    Series: Dragon Keeper Series - #1

    (10,877)

    Summary: An orphan slave girl becomes a Dragon Keeper when she heroically comes to the aid of an aging dragon and both go on a dangerous journey across China to protect a mysterious stone vital to the dragon's legacy.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F WILKINSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • American traitor

    American traitor2021

    by Brad Taylor

    Series: Pike Logan Thrillers - #15

    (2,346)

    Summary: A soldier who was trained to fight and win, Pike Logan is now pitted against an invisible enemy that he can't actually attack, as he learns of a scheme that could launch a full-on war between China and Taiwan.

    BOOK

    Call #: F TAYLOR

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • American traitor [CD book]

    American traitor2021

    by Brad Taylor

    (2,346)

    Summary: A soldier who was trained to fight and win, Pike Logan is now pitted against an invisible enemy that he can't actually attack, as he learns of a scheme that could launch a full-on war between China and Taiwan.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F TAYLOR

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details