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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

寡人 (lit. The Royal We)

Novel by A Yi.

A Yi's book of essays and observations; what he humbly calls "all the material I might have used for fiction, but thought it would be better just to write down directly".

Translations:

Petty Thief

Translated by Alice Xin Liu, April, 2012

Extract from the novel.

Publications

Petty Thief (granta.com) Granta April 2012 Online