Today?s most revered, feared, and controversial Chinese novelist offers a tour de force in which the real, the absurd, the comical, and the tragic are blended into a fascinating read. The hero?or antihero?of Mo Yan?s new novel is Ximen Nao, a landowner known for his benevolence to his peasants. His story is a deliriously unique journey and absolutely riveting tale that reveals the author?s love of a homeland beset by ills inevitable, political, and traditional.
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- One of the Nobel Prize Winners in Literature
- Ideal for fans of Chinese Playground, We Are Party People, Death of Me, Skate with Me, A Farmer?s Life for Me, and similar works
- Written by today?s most revered, controversial, and feared Chinese novelist
Mo Yan?s Life and Death Are Wearing Me Out is a remarkable story. The absurd, real, comical, and tragic are combined into a fantastic read. The hero?or antihero?is Ximen Nao, a landowner known for his kindness to his peasants. His tale is a heart-wrenching and unique journey and completely riveting tale that shares the author?s love of a homeland caught by ills political, traditional, and inevitable.
Life and Death Are Wearing Me Out : A Novel
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