There is no prerequisite for becoming a writer, but in many ways Yiyun Li had the odds stacked against her.
Born in Beijing in 1972, Li (...)
It should be easy to sympathise with a girl who has travelled alone, across China, on a nine-hour train journey, badly dressed and burdened by (...)
One of Britain’s most consistently original novelists, Jim Crace, emerged on the publication of his “final” novel, Harvest, last spring as an early fa(...)
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