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⌙ Free $0.00 Read [ 壟 Number One Chinese Restaurant: A Novel ] ఀ By Lillian Li ᠈ ⌙ Free $0.00 Read [ 壟 Number One Chinese Restaurant: A Novel ] ఀ By Lillian Li ᠈ An Indie Next Pick for JulyLong Listed for The Center for Fiction s 2018 First Novel PrizeA Most Anticipated Book of 2018 by The Millions, Bitch Media, and CosmopolitanSo expertly does first time novelist Lillian Li conjure the Beijing Duck House, a gaudy, tatterdemalion restaurant in Rockville, Md., that readers of Number One Chinese Restaurant can almost taste its signature dish and feel the heat of its woks By turns darkly funny and heartbreaking The Wall Street JournalA deliciously comic debut novel about secrets, scandal, and the patriotism at the heart of the hustle O, The Oprah MagazineEvocative Li s novel revolves around the tangled inner workings of the family owned Beijing Duck House Chinese born family members and workers for whom the Beijing Duck House has displaced Beijing itself as the heart center of the universe Li s writing engrosses New York Times Book ReviewLi shines in portraying lives shaped by work in this service industry rewarding readers with a compelling family story about love, work, and what it means to serve USA TodayFantastic Reminiscent of a prime time drama that you can t stop watching Bon Apptit A crackling debut Li s talent for human tragicomedy grows evident by the page Entertainment Weekly Li never loses control of this tight, well paced story, delivering tragedy, dark humor, and even a few surprises by the end ShondalandA wonderfully honest portrait of what it takes to make it in America The Village VoiceBlends delicious writing with intricate family dynamics, the perfect recipe for a page turner to devour in the summer sun amNew YorkA darkly comic novel about complicated familiesthose created by blood and those forged through circumstance With wit and heart, Li explores a Chinese American community torn between ambition and loyalty as each character strives for a world bigger than the restaurant that has bound them together An exciting debut.Brit Bennett, New York Times bestselling author of The MothersLi takes us into the world of restaurants that many Americans frequent, but dont understand The Beijing Duck House is a neighborhood staple, but the labor of the owner, staff, and cooks is invisible Li brings that world to life, giving readers a glimpse into what it takes to keep establishments running and serving soul stirring food Bitch Media Number One Chinese Restaurant is a lot of things a multigenerational immigration story, an insider look at the often grueling life of the career server or line cook, a romance, a coming of age at any age Most significantly, it is a joy to readI couldn t get enough BuzzfeedA smart combination of Chinese American life, service industry travails, and the ups and downs of belonging to a family, Number One Chinese Restaurant will make great discussion fare for book clubs Shelf Awareness starred review Darkly hilarious Number One Chinese Restaurant is anything but typical, as Li combines broiling anger and slow simmering love in delicious proportions BookPageLillian Li is a brilliant young writer and someone to watch Her work understands human secrets generally as well as secret places both in the world and in the mind her narratives are complex, mysterious, moving, and surprising.Lorrie Moore, New York Times bestselling author of Bark and Birds of AmericaI adored the vitality of this deviously charming and smart debut Full of impassioned and ever yearning characters, the novel practically thumps with heartache and sharp humor The prose sparkles, too, with the rhythm and sting of exquisitely close observation and hard earned wisdom, announcing Lillian Li as a striking new literary talent Chang rae Lee, New York Times bestselling author of On Such a Full Sea and Native SpeakerLi vividly depicts the lives of her characters and gives the narrative a few satisfying turns, resulting in a memorable debut Publishers WeeklyA vibrant multi generational debut This engrossing novel reads like a highly entertaining soap opera.Book RiotEvoking every detail of this restaurant with riveting verisimilitude Li s sense of the human comedy and of the aspirations burning in each human heart puts a philosophical spin on the losses of her characters A writer to watch KirkusLi expertly crafts a deeply felt and beautifully evoked multigenerational novel Heartful, tender, necessary, and wise.The Book ReportIf a Chinese restaurant can be seen as a kind of cultural performance, Lillian Li takes us behind the scenes to offer a richly engrossing story of overlapping intriguescommercial, generational, and romantic She conjures the eco system of this workplace with insider acuity and renders her bustling, hustling clan of waiters, hostesses, cooks, and managers with brilliant feeling Number One Chinese Restaurant is a vibrant, memorable debut.Peter Ho Davies, author of The FortunesLi has crafted complex and nuanced characters bringing depth and shape to the lives of those often found behind the scenes Asian Review of BooksA heady read of parents and children, youth and aging, and above all what it means to be family and how far we are willing to go to give it all up.The Hungry Reader Li taps into the universal tensions of generational conflict with a light, humane touch A deeply affecting, intricately detailed work The National Book ReviewLillian Li received her BA from Princeton and her MFA from the University of Michigan She is the recipient of a Hopwood Award in Short Fiction, as well as Glimmer Trains New Writer Award Her work has been featured in Guernica, Granta , and Jezebel She is from the D.C metro area and lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan Number One Chinese Restaurant is her first novel. 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    • Number One Chinese Restaurant: A Novel
    • 1.3
    • 46
    • $0.00
    • 304 pages
    • Lillian Li
    • English
    • 05 August 2016

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