Saving Fish From Drowning Author:Amy Tan Bibi Chen is dead. And she wants to tell you a story. Businesswoman, patron of the arts and socialite Bibi Chen has been killed in mysterious circumstances. Her death may or may not be linked to the disappearance of eleven American tourists from Burma. They are 'Following Buddhas Footprints' along the Burma road, on an expedition dreamt up by... more » Bibi. But when her body is found just days before the departure date, they go without her. Robbed of their guide, it isn't long before the travelers stumble into difficulty with wary tribes and the military junta.
Seduced by notions of Shangri-La, and ignorant of the cautionary cries from the watchful presence of Bibi, they continue on their ill-fated journey, becoming ever more lost in the heart of the Burma jungle-where a desperate tribe await their savior.« less