Resultados para: nicole mones
Alice Mennegen, an American translator in Beijing, joins professor Lin Shiyang on an archaeological expedition that becomes a breathtaking erotic journey across some of the most far-flung regions of China and into her past. A first novel. Reprint....sob encomenda
A new novel by the author ofThe Last Chinese Chef, a love story between a black musician and a gangster'apos;s translator set against Shanghai’s dazzling jazz age and the looming menace of World War II, and 'quot;a rich and thoroughly captivating...
Flying to Beijing to appraise some rare imperial porcelain, art historian Lia Frank must ensure that the collection is authentic as she finds herself being drawn into the perilous underworld of art forgeries, smuggling, and unexpected passion, in a...sob encomenda
This alluring novel of friendship, love, and cuisine brings the best-selling author of Lost in Translation and A Cup of Light to one of the great Chinese subjects: food. As in her previous novels, Mones’s captivating story also brings into focus a...
Historical fiction at its best. Alan Cheuse, 'All Things Considered' Sailing to Shanghai in 1936, Thomas Greene goes from playing classical piano for pennies in segregated Baltimore to living in a mansion with his own servants, the leader of a black...sob encomenda
O Último Chef Chinês conta a história de Maggie McElroy, uma jornalista norte-americana, viúva, que em meio a descobertas sobre o passado de seu ex-marido, precisa cumprir uma pauta sobre um novo astro da gastronomia que surgiu em Pequim: o chef Sam...