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Disappearing Moon Cafe A Novel by Sky Lee

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Published by Douglas & McIntyre .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mothers and daughters,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Literary,
  • Sagas,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Canada,
  • Chinese,
  • Intergenerational relations

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8211966M
ISBN 100888947216
ISBN 109780888947215

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Disappearing Moon Cafe was a stunning debut novel that has become a Canadian literary classic. An unflinchingly honest portrait of a Chinese Canadian family that pulses with life and moral tensions, this family saga takes the reader from the wilderness in nineteenth-century British Columbia to late twentieth-century Hong Kong, to Vancouver’s Chinatown/5(6). About this book. Print edition available at All Lit Up! Disappearing Moon Cafe was a stunning debut novel that has become a Canadian literary classic. An unflinchingly honest portrait of a Chinese Canadian family that pulses with life and moral tensions, this family saga takes the reader from the wilderness in nineteenth-century British Columbia to late twentieth-century .   Though I wouldn't call Disappearing Moon Cafe the BEST book ever, I would hardly go as far as to call it the worst. Comparing it to works such as Six Records of a Floating Life is, furthermore, problematic; the distinctions between Chinese literature and Chinese-Canadian literature are far too vast to place in the same category/5(5). Disappearing Moon Cafe Sky Lee, Author Seal Press (CA) $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. Disappearing Moon Cafe; Buy this book Powerfully and.

A compelling first novel by the Canadian Lee that tries to do for Asian-Canadian women what Amy Tan and Maxine Hong-Kingston have done for their Asian-American counterparts: give mythical shape to the experiences of immigration, assimilation, and struggle for identity in the West. Kae Ying Woo narrates this tapestry-like story, which traces three generations of the Asian Author: Sky Lee.   Welcome to the Book Nook, in this first and only episode I review Disappearing Moon Cafe by Sky Lee. If you would like to learn more about the discrimination and injustices committed by the. Disappearing Moon Café was a stunning debut novel that has become a Canadian literary classic. An unflinchingly honest portrait of a Chinese-Canadian family that pulses with life and moral tensions, this family saga takes the listener from the wilderness in 19th-century British Columbia to late 20th-century Hong Kong, to Vancouver's Chinatown. Disappearing Moon Cafe won the City of Vancouver Book Award and was short-listed for the Governor General's Award of the same year. What digital items do customers buy after viewing this item? Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. /5(4).

Get this from a library! Disappearing Moon Cafe. [Sky Lee] -- "Traces the lives and passions of the women of the Wong family through four generations. Moving back and forth between past and present, between Canada and China, Sky Lee weaves fiction and.   Disappearing Moon Cafe was a stunning debut novel that has become a Canadian literary classic. An unflinchingly honest portrait of a Chinese Canadian family that pulses with life and moral tensions, this family saga takes the reader from the wilderness in nineteenth-century British Columbia to late twentieth-century Hong Kong, to Vancouver's Brand: NeWest Publishers, Limited. Disappearing Moon Cafe Sky Lee, Author Seal Press (CA) $ (0p) ISBN Buy this book. Lee's powerful and elaborate first novel traces generations of a . Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Disappearing Moon Cafe by Sky Lee; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Chinese, Intergenerational relations, Fiction, Lesbians, Mothers and daughters, Women immigrants, History; Places: British Columbia, Canada, China.