Books tagged: asian fiction

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A Sword's Poem
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,010. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015 by Knotted Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Hikaru and her one true love Norihiko defy both their families and kitsune (fox fairy) tradition by getting married. Then an evil magician kills Norihiko, steals his soul, and reforges it into a sword. Hikaru seeks the sword, determined to break the curse and bring back her one true love, no matter the cost to herself or her family. Set in Heian era Japan and composed of three novellas.
Habit of a Foreign Sky
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,540. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Somewhere between Hong Kong and New York, life does an abrupt shift for Gail Szeto, when her mother, her last family member, is killed in an accident. For Gail, a mixed-race, single mother who had buried her young son less than two years prior, all she has left is a hard-won career at a global investment bank. Life rapidly goes into free fall for this woman with a complicated past.
달맞이 꽃 비녀
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,660. Language: Korean. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
1952년 강원도에서 출생한 가 은자의 70년 파란만장한 인생과 함께 주위 사람의 우여곡절이 담긴 희비애노의 이야기를 여러 계층의 남녀노소가 감화 감동 받을 수 있는 신비스러운 자연의 질서와 종교 철학을 묘사하고 치열한 경쟁과 양심이 메말라가는 지구세계에 존재하는 모든 생명들의 공동체인 어두운 세상에 향기와 훈훈한 빛을 밝혀주는 달맞이 꽃심에 비유한 심리 사회 교육 소설 입니다.
Strange Mammals
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Strange superheroes and the magic of the quotidian; stories of piercing darkness and quirky, surreal humor; writing from the heart and soul; phantasmagorical journeys into what it is to be human. A stylish collection from an author whose writing "explores the randomness of magical occurrences" (Green Man Review) and "teems with imagination, location, originality, and fine writing" (Jeffrey Ford).
Chronology of an Egg
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Peter Tieryas Liu’s Chronology of an Egg is a companion to his debut Watering Heaven, published in October 2012 by Signal 8 Press in Hong Kong. Chronology of an Egg is a mini-collection containing five short stories -- two from Watering Heaven (“Gradients” and the title story) and three others.
Watering Heaven
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,140. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
What would you do if you found out your girlfriend laid an egg every time she had sex? Who would you be if you were invited to a party in Beijing but had to make up a brand-new identity for six weeks? Peter Tieryas Liu’s Watering Heaven is a travelogue of and requiem for the American dream in all its bizarre manifestations.
The Alchemy of Happiness - three stories and a hybrid-essay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Essay » Literature
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The Alchemy of Happiness: a triptych of stories rooted in Asian myth and legend, literary fantasy at its very best from the author of Red Dot Irreal. This volume also features a hybrid essay on the transformative power of speculative fiction, and a wide-ranging interview with the author. And as a special bonus, anyone who purchases a copy of this book gets a link to a free copy of Red Dot Irreal.
Red Dot Irreal - Equatorial Fantastika
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,220. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Travel to Southeast Asia to meet pirates and shamans, wise fish and mystical storytellers, living monuments and paper animals, time travelers, stone taxi drivers, floating dental patients, and a sentient bird park. Once you enter the surreal worlds of Lundberg’s equatorial fantastika, a part of you will never leave. “A fine meal for the mind awaits you in Lundberg’s collection” (Jonathan Carroll)
Stirring Winds
Series: The Natura Anthologies, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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‘Stirring Winds’ is an Asian Literature Anthology, centering on the theme of life changes and significant moments. It contains six stories: five set in Japan and one in China, ranging in length from 900 – 3000 words.
The A to Z of all Things Asian
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
A UK Asian comedy pocket sized book. Could this be the roadmap to community cohesion? This novelty joke book is fast becoming a favoured gift for Diwali, Eid and perhaps even Xmas?