2020年10月27日 7:59 AM #6608Rachel Ameenゲスト
The Night Tiger
by Yangsze Choo
- Language: english
- Publisher: Flatiron Books
- Release date: February 12, 2019
- Format: hardcover, 384 pages
- Author: Yangsze Choo
- ISBN: 9781250175458 (1250175453)
About The Book
An utterly transporting novel set in 1930s colonial Malaysia, perfect for fans of Isabel Allende and Min Jin Lee.
Quick-witted, ambitious Ji Lin is stuck as an apprentice dressmaker, moonlighting as a dancehall girl to help pay off her mother’s Mahjong debts. But when one of her dance partners accidentally leaves behind a gruesome souvenir, Ji Lin may finally get the adventure she has been longing for.
Eleven-year-old houseboy Ren is also on a mission, racing to fulfill his former master’s dying wish: that Ren find the man’s finger, lost years ago in an accident, and bury it with his body. Ren has 49 days to do so, or his master’s soul will wander the earth forever.
As the days tick relentlessly by, a series of unexplained deaths racks the district, along with whispers of men who turn into tigers. Ji Lin and Ren’s increasingly dangerous paths crisscross through lush plantations, hospital storage rooms, and ghostly dreamscapes.
Yangsze Choo’s The Night Tiger pulls us into a world of servants and masters, age-old superstition and modern idealism, sibling rivalry and forbidden love. But anchoring this dazzling, propulsive novel is the intimate coming-of-age of a child and a young woman, each searching for their place in a society that would rather they stay invisible.
Hardcover The Night Tiger buy cheap. TXT ebook The Night Tiger by Yangsze Choo for iOS on Dymocks. MOBI book The Night Tiger Yangsze Choo download Kindle. Online ebook The Night Tiger read on IndieBound. FictionBook The Night Tiger by Yangsze Choo download on iPhone on Kobo.
Hardback book The Night Tiger. FB2 book The Night Tiger buy PocketBook on Bookshop. EPUB ebook The Night Tiger Yangsze Choo read online. PDF The Night Tiger by Yangsze Choo read online for Mac. MP3 book The Night Tiger download on Books-a-Million.