Under fishbone clouds

Meekings, Sam (2009) Under fishbone clouds. Polygon, Edinburgh. ISBN 1846971683

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Abstract

'Under Fishbone Clouds' is a love story and family saga interwoven with traditional folktales and stories from ancient Chinese history. Set against the backdrop of dramatic events of recent Chinese political history, we follow the lives of Jinyi and his wife Yuying.

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“Meekings’s accomlished first novel is based on the lives of his Chinese wife’s grandparents. An unlikely love story set against the events of the last half-century in China, it’s a tale of terrible suffering that also manages to be a poetic evocation of the country and its people…His exuberance and verve win out. He imbues “Under Fishbone Clouds” with a magical atmosphere.” The New York Times
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19 Jul 2013 10:48
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Published
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09 Oct 2020 06:58