qThe 14 stories collected in this book are about people caught in the unsettling dramas of Chinese society accelerating at a blistering pace in the decades after the Cultural Revolution ... Witty, poignant, absurd, and shocking, Love Me, Love My Dog stories offer a telling depiction of the myriad world of jaded entrepreneurs, overzealous cops, karaoke fanatics, dog lovers (and haters), liberated coeds, and frustrated urbanites who move in and out of China's colorful neon-lit cities and dusty rural villages, transitioning from one world to the other.q--Books in Print.Blinded, she felt an icy numbness in her cheeks, as if theya#39;d suddenly been sliced right off her face. The chief sat ... The detention room was about ten feet square and bare, with gray brick walks and a cold cement floor. ... The air was still and damp and smelled of urine. ... No amount of shampoo would wash this place clean.
|Title||:||Love Me, Love My Dog|
|Publisher||:||Muse International Press - 2010-05-20|