Our Story : A Memoir of Love and Life in China
- Hardback | 368 pages
- 165 x 210 x 27.94mm | 816.47g
- 08 May 2018
- Random House USA Inc
- New York, United States
- Colour illustrations throughout
Other books in this series
08 Sep 2004
19 Dec 2011
--The Christian Science Monitor, "10 Best Books of May" "Pingru's intimate, illustrated memoir of a life shared with his wife, Meitang, offers a touching portrait of marriage. The story is driven by rich memories of everyday life. . .paired with Pingru's expressive ink drawings. . . . Our Story makes a compelling case for love's power."
--Booklist "Using spare prose and stunning, full-color illustrations, Pingru reveals his struggles, joys, and enduring love for his wife over the course of their lives in a dramatically changing China. . . . Pingru's exquisite, visually dazzling memoir reveals an ordinary life lived in extraordinary times."
--Publishers Weekly (starred review) "Pingru, [at age] 95, makes his literary debut with a charming memoir illustrated with his own evocative watercolors . . . . A graceful, gently told narrative of contentment and resilience."
About Rao Pingru