Reviews

  • "Ha Jin has the kind of effortless command that most writers can only dream about"

    New York Times Magazine
  • "Ha Jin's eye for detail, his great storytelling talent, suffuse his work and make The Bridegroom a genuine pleasure"

    New York Times Book Review
  • "Beautifully understated short stories-Some of them are likely to break your heart"

    People Magazine
  • "A genuine pleasure"

    New York Times Book Review
  • "The Bridegroom...showcases [Ha Jin's] mastery of craft, the consummate restraint and nearly telegraphic objectivity with which he paints difficult truths"

    Boston Globe