“You’re stepping on my shadow, please back off,” she said.

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

[The Spider] (lit. The Spider)

Novel by Wu Ge.

Shortlisted for the inaugural China Bookworm Literary Award (2015).

An imaginative surrealist satire that starts with the narrator waking up one day and finding a giant spider at his/her door. As the story develops, a series of events eventually leads the reader to an intriguing conclusion. (source: China Bookworm Press)