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"The author's famous story of a Japanese boy who must face life after escaping the tidal wave destruction of his family and village . . ."--Booklist. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
The story of a missionary's daughter forbidden to marry a man of a different race
Fourteen stories are collection of short stories which describe the lives of different people through a fictional approach.
A novel combining many different cultures, a large variety of characters and a time scale of 50 years. An action packed novel with stories from America, China and the United Kingdom, including the Boxer rebellion from the 1900 to the 1950 critical stuggle. This book offers a large diversity, enabling you to understand the lives of many different types of people. Written by the Nobel Prize Winner - Pearl S. Buck.
Story by the Nobel Prize winning author about an honest farmer Wang Lung and his selfless wife O-lan in pre-revolutionary China.
Buck tries to portray the last ruling Empress of China, Tzu Hsi, as accurately as possible. Historical fiction.
A richly human novel that tells the story of the Liang family living in New York: Suave Dr. Liang, his wife, most particularly of their four children.
Stories include Answer to Life, The Two Women, Miranda, The Kiss, The Man Called Dead, Next Saturday and Forever, and The Lovers.
The story of an American woman torn between the demands of her personal life and her artistic goals. As she moves from girlhood to womanhood, she discovers the importance of love, the significance of her artistic desires, and comprehends how life fulfills ambition.
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