• "These are stories that must be read"

    Amy Tan
  • "This is a book from deep in the heart of China. As shocking as it is revealing... An extraordinary and eye-opening read"

    Jon Snow
  • "Xinran's "Good Women of China" are all strong, strikingly resourceful characters who offer unforgettable insights into the past and present of Chinese women's lives"

    The Times
  • "The Good Women of China demands attention"

  • "[Xinran] writes compassionately but unsentimentally, dramatising the stories like gripping fiction"

    Daily Mail