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The Man with the Compound Eyes free pdf When a tsunami sends a massive island made of trash crashing into the coast of Taiwan, two very different people--an outcast from a mythical country and a woman on the verge of suicide--are united in ways they never could have imagined. Intertwined with the story of their burgeoning friendship are the lives of others affected by the tsunami, from environmentalists to Taiwan's indigenous peoples--and, of course, the mysterious man with the compound eyes. A work of lyrical beauty that combines fantasy, reality, and dystopian environmental saga, here is the English-language debut of a new and exciting award-winning voice from Taiwan.

About Wu Ming-Yi

Wu Ming-Yi was born in 1971 in Taiwan, where he still lives. A writer, artist, professor, and environmental activist, he has been teaching literature and creative writing at National Dong Hwa University since 2000 and is now a professor in the Department of Chinese. Wu is the author of two books of nature writing, the second of which, "The Way of Butterflies, " was awarded the China Times Open Book Award in 2003. His debut novel, "Routes in the Dream, "was named one of the ten best Chinese-language novels of the year by "Asian Weekly" magazine. "The Man with the Compound Eyes "is his first book to be translated into English.

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Author : Wu Ming-Yi
Publisher : Vintage
Data Published : 03 March 2015
ISBN : 0345802888
EAN : 9780345802880
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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