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Su Tong (, b. 1963) is the pen name of a Mainland Chinese writer born in Suzhou who is now based in Nanjing. His real name is Tong Zhonggui (???).

Known for his controversial writing style, Su is regarded as one of the pioneering novelists in China.

He has written seven full-length novels and over 200 short stories, some of which had been translated into English, German, Italian and French.

He is best known for his book Wives and Concubines in the West, published in 1990. The book was adapted into the film, Raise the Red Lantern by director Zhang Yimou. The book has since been published under the name given to the film.

His other works available in English translation are Rice, My Life as Emperor, Binu and the Great Wall (tr. Howard Goldblatt) and Madwoman on the Bridge and Other Stories.

In 2009, he was awarded the Man Asian Literary Prize for his work The Boat to Redemption, the second Chinese writer ever to win the prize.

He is represented by Peony Literary Agency; his biography can be found on their website: Author biographies

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Total Books: 33
The Boat to Redemption A Novel
2011 - The Boat to Redemption a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781590206720
ISBN-10: 159020672X
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Boat to Redemption
2010 - The Boat to Redemption (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780552774543
ISBN-10: 0552774545
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Madwoman On the Bridge and Other Stories
2008 - Madwoman on the Bridge and Other Stories (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780552774529
ISBN-10: 0552774529
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Binu and the Great Wall
2008 - Binu and the Great Wall [Myths] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781847670625
ISBN-10: 1847670628

Binu and the Great Wall The Myth of Meng
2008 - Binu and the Great Wall the Myth of Meng (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780676978544
ISBN-10: 0676978541

Die Trnenfrau
2006 - Die Trnenfrau (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783827006875
ISBN-10: 3827006872

My Life as Emperor
2006 - My Life As Emperor (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781401374044
ISBN-10: 1401374042
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2/5 Stars.

Je suis l'empereur de Chine
2005 - Je Suis L'empereur De Chine (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9782877307901
ISBN-10: 2877307905

My Life as Emperor  A Novel
2005 - My Life As Emperor a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781401366667
ISBN-10: 140136666X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2.3/5 Stars.

Rice  A Novel
2004 - Rice a Novel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060596323
ISBN-10: 0060596325
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Raise the Red Lantern  Three Novellas
2004 - Raise the Red Lantern Three Novellas (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780060596330
ISBN-10: 0060596333
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.

2003 - Raise the Red Lantern [in Traditional Chinese] (Paperback)Paperback
Die Opiumfamilie
2000 - Die Opiumfamilie (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783499226953
ISBN-10: 3499226952

Divorce Guide queens Pink
2000 - Divorce Guide Queens Pink [Paperback - Chinese Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9787020053629
ISBN-10: 7020053629

2000 - A Friend of Mine on the Road [Chinese Edition] (Paperback)
Raise the Red Lantern Three Novellas
1996 - Raise the Red Lantern Three Novellas (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140260304
ISBN-10: 0140260307
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.

1995 - Rice (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780671719296
ISBN-10: 0671719297
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Queens (Other)
ISBN-13: 9787531324393
ISBN-10: 7531324393

Cipria (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788807814273
ISBN-10: 8807814277