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Ying Chen (??, pinyin:Yìng Chén) (born 1961) is a Chinese Canadian author. She writes in French. Her surname in Chinese is "Ying".

Born in 1961 in Shanghai, she now lives in Vancouver and is the mother of two children. She obtained a degree in French language and literature from Fudan University (????) in 1983 and worked as a translator and interpreter before moving to Montreal in 1989. She later lived in Magog, Quebec before moving to Vancouver in 2003.

Ying Chen's novels include La mémoire de l'eau, Les lettres chinoises, L'ingratitude (which won the Prix Québec-Paris, and was published in the U.S. as "Ingratitude," translated by Carol Volk), Immobile (which won the Prix Alfred-DesRochers), Le champ dans la mer and Querelle d'un squelette avec son double. She practices a lean, polished and deceptively simple writing style, free of flourishes and excess verbiage. As a child, one of her schoolteachers once told her "the most simple is the most beautiful", and she has retained this idea.

In addition to French and Mandarin, she also speaks some Russian, Italian and English.
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Total Books: 21
Trade Food Security and Human Rights The Rules for International Trade in Agricultural Products and the Evolving World Food Crisis
Espces
2010 - Espces (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782764620373
ISBN-10: 2764620373
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A parallel Architecture for Motion Estimation using H264/AVC standard Motion Estimation Implementation
Un enfant  ma porte
2008 - Un Enfant Ma Porte (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782764606377
ISBN-10: 2764606370
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Mangeur
2006 - Mangeur [Le] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782764604328
ISBN-10: 2764604327
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Le Champ dans la mer
2002 - Le Champ Dans La Mer (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9782020540032
ISBN-10: 2020540037
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Le Champ Dans La Mer Roman
2002 - Le Champ Dans La Mer Roman (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9782764601273
ISBN-10: 2764601271
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L'Ingratitude
1999 - L'ingratitude (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9782742724628
ISBN-10: 2742724621
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Ingratitude
1999 - Ingratitude (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780520220133
ISBN-10: 0520220137
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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La mmoire de l'eau
1999 - La Mmoire De L'eau (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782742709014
ISBN-10: 2742709010
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Lettres chinoises Les 353 Bab
1998 - Lettres Chinoises Les 353 Bab (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9782742719556
ISBN-10: 2742719555
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Immobile
1998 - Immobile (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9782742718535
ISBN-10: 2742718532
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Les Lettres Chinoises
Les Lettres Chinoises (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9782760931572
ISBN-10: 2760931579
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Querelle D'Un Squelette Avec Son Double Roman
Querelle D'un Squelette Avec Son Double Roman (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9782764602386
ISBN-10: 2764602383
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Immobile Roman
Immobile Roman [French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9782890529298
ISBN-10: 2890529290
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Le lettere cinesi
Le Lettere Cinesi (Other)
ISBN-13: 9788888700557
ISBN-10: 8888700552
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