Guixiang Street is a realistic novel that reflects modern society with a touching romance story.
Guixiang Street is a realistic novel that reflects modern society with a touching romance story. The story centers on Lin Youhong, a woman who quits her job as an executive at a foreign invested company to work as a community coordinator on Guixiang Street.
The novel evidences Lin's struggle between personal ambitions and her sense of social responsibility. Her selfless decision catalyzes a pursuit for meaning in life, one which seeps into both the quotidian and unusual aspects of Lin's existence.
• Fan Xiaoqing, winner of the Lu Xun Literature Prize in 2007, chooses to describe the lives of ordinary people using extraordinary language.
Author: Fan Xiaoqing
Publisher: Phoenix Literature & Art Publishing Ltd
Paperback 430 pp
Coyright manager: Wang Yuyao