A Thousand Years of Good Prayers (Paperback)

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About the Author

Yiyun Li grew up in Beijing and attended Peking University. She came to the United States in 1996 to study medicine and started writing two years later. After receiving a master's degree in immunology from the University of Iowa, she attended the Iowa Writers' Workshop, where she received an MFA. Li is a recipient of The Paris Review's Plimpton Prize for new writers. Her stories have been published in "The New Yorker," "The Paris Review," "Glimmer Train," and "Prospect," She lives in Oakland, California with her husband and their two sons.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9780007196630
ISBN-10: 0007196636
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Publication Date: December 2006
Language: English