Guo Xiaolu

郭小橹

Guo Xiaolu, a London-based writer and filmmaker, has published six books in her native China. Her films include the documentary Concrete Revolution and the feature How is Your Fish Today? The English language translation of her second novel, Village of Stone, was short-listed for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize in 2004-2005. Her most recent book, A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers (written in English) was nominated for the Orange Prize.