Half a Lifelong Romance (Compact Disc)

By Eileen Chang, Karen S. Kingsbury (Translator), Emily Woo Zeller (Read by)

Blackstone Audiobooks, 9781504684767

Publication Date: March 1, 2016

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (3/8/2016)
Compact Disc (3/1/2016)
MP3 CD (3/1/2016)

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Description

From one of twentieth-century China's greatest writers and the author of Lust, Caution comes an unforgettable story of a love affair set in 1930s Shanghai.Manzhen is a young worker in a Shanghai factory where she meets Shijun, the son of wealthy merchants. Despite family complications, they fall in love and begin to dream of a shared life together--until circumstances force them apart. When they are reunited after many years, can they start their relationship again? Or is it destined to be the romance of only half a lifetime?This affectionate and captivating novel tells the moving story of an enduring love affair and offers a fascinating window onto Chinese life in the first half of the twentieth century.