Red Sorghum: A Novel of China
- Red Sorghum: A Novel of China
The acclaimed novel of love and resistance during late 1930s China by Mo Yan, winner of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature.
- Author / MO Yan
- Publisher / Penguin Books; Penguen edition
- Release Date / April 1, 1994
- Paperback / 368 pages
- Language / English (Translator: Howard Goldblatt)
- ISBN-10 / 0140168540
- ISBN-13 / 978-0140168549
Spanning three generations, this novel of family and myth is told through a series of flashbacks that depict events of staggering horror set against a landscape of gemlike beauty, as the Chinese battle both Japanese invaders and each other in the turbulent 1930s.