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严歌苓

Overview
Works: 171 works in 630 publications in 10 languages and 8,206 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Domestic fiction  History  Short stories, Chinese  Love stories  Short stories  Historical fiction  War stories 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Bibliographic antecedent, Originator
Classifications: PL2925.K55, 895.1352
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by 严歌苓
Jinling shi san chai by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

7 editions published in 2012 in Chinese and English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It begins when the danger in the streets of Nanjing throws together a group of opposites - a flock of shell-shocked school children, a dozen seductive courtesans, and a renegade American posing as a priest to save his own skin, or so he thinks - all seeking safety behind a walled cathedral. Trapped by marauding soldiers, over the next few days the prejudices and divides between them will fall away as they unite around a last-ditch plan to protect the children from impending catastrophe
The banquet bug by Geling Yan( Book )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the new Beijing, sparkling skyscrapers rise overnight, prostitutes speak better English than their clients, and rich men eat roasted peacock while the destitute sell their blood to survive. In this chaotic world of opportunism and decadence, one fake business card might be all it takes to change a man's life forever
The flowers of war by Geling Yan( Book )

45 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This short novel is based on true events that took place during the Nanking Massacre in 1937 when the Japanese invaded the Chinese city. It tells the story of an American missionary who, for a few terrifying days, finds himself sheltering a group of schoolgirls, prostitutes and wounded Chinese soldiers in the compound of his church
The lost daughter of happiness by Geling Yan( Book )

35 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1860s a young woman, Fusang, is kidnapped from her village in China and sold into San Francisco's seedy underworld of prostitution. Soon she falls into an obsessive relationship with a Californian boy, Chris. But there are many obstacles in their way
Di jiu ge gua fu by Geling Yan( Book )

29 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu jiang shu le zhong yuan di qu yi ge jiao wang pu tao de gua fu zai tu gai shi qi cang ni qi di zhu gong die de chuan qi gu shi
Wei xian guan xi( Visual )

9 editions published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Shanghai, an aging socialite's infatuation with her ex-boyfriend manifests itself as a risky game, where her former lover agrees to seduce, and then abandon a naive young woman
Yi ge nü ren de shi shi by Geling Yan( Book )

21 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance novel by acclaimed author Yan Geling. "A woman's epic poem" is Yan's humorous and satirical novel with an tireless premise: I don't love the person who loves me, and the person I love does not love me
Xiao yi Duohe by Geling Yan( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Japanese woman, Tatsuru, left behind after the Japanese defeat in Manchuria, is sold as a concubine to a Chinese couple to give birth to their children. After the Communist takeover, Tatsuru's identity is hidden, and she pretends to be mute. Family life continues peacefully, with the children unaware of Tatsuru's identity or the fact that she is their birth mother. Then the husband and Tatsuru fall passionately in love
Wu chu lu ka fei guan = No exit cafe by Geling Yan( Book )

13 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in Chinese and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xiao shuo ji qi jing cai de jiang shu le yi ge zhong guo nü zi zai mei guo de zao yu. xiang du zhe zhan shi le yi min jie ceng de you yi han ren xin po de sheng huo zhuang tai
Ji ju zhe by Geling Yan( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in Chinese and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The uninvited by Geling Yan( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Thai and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Dong's life takes a series of unexpected twists upon his discovery that, simply by posing as a journalist, he can eat exquisite gourmet meals free of charge at state-sponsored banquets. But the secrets Dan overhears at these events eventually lead him down a twisted, intrigue-laden path
Lu fan Yanshi by Geling Yan( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in Chinese and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shao nü Xiaoyu by Geling Yan( Book )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in Chinese and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jiang wei he nü peng you xiao yu cong zhong guo da lu lai dao niu yue, xiao yu zai tang ren jie fei fa da gong, jiang wei ban gong ban du. wei le zao ri na dao lü ka, xiao yu bei po yu nian jie liu shi de yi da li lao touMariojia jie hun, wei le ying fu yi min guan de chou cha, xiao yu zhi hao yuMariotong zhu. jiang wei xin li hen bu shi zi wei, bian jie ji jiangMariobao da yi du, zhi shi qi jiu bing fu fa, ri yi yan zhong, xiao yu jue ding liu xia zhao gu, zhi zhi ta yan xia zui hou yi kou qi cai li qu
Shui jia you nü chu yang cheng by Geling Yan( Book )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Chinese and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ren huan by Geling Yan( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Chinese and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Tian yu by Geling Yan( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Chinese and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bu yu shan ju by Geling Yan( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feng zheng ge by Geling Yan( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in Chinese and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hai na bian by Geling Yan( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sui zi wu yu by Geling Yan( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Chinese and Vietnamese and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The banquet bug
Alternative Names
Geling, Yan.

Geling, Yan 1958-

Geling Yan Chinese writer and screenwriter

Gen, Karei 1958-

Yan 1958- Geling

Yan, Ge ling.

Yan, Ge ling 1958-...

Yan, Geling

Yn, Geling 1958-

Yan, Gerin

Yan, Ko-ling.

Yan Ko-ling 1958-....

Yen, Ke-Ling 1958-

Yen, Ko-ling.

Yen, Ko-ling 1958-

ין גה לינג

ゲン, カレイ 1958-

ヤン, ゲリン

嚴 歌苓.

严‏ 歌苓 1958-....

嚴歌苓

Languages
Chinese (277)

English (59)

Vietnamese (7)

Spanish (5)

German (1)

French (1)

Hebrew (1)

Dutch (1)

Thai (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The lost daughter of happinessThe uninvitedWhite snake and other stories = [Pai she]