Name: Ghost Forest By Pik-shuen Fung
Size: 5.02 MB
Title: Ghost Forest
Author: Pik-Shuen Fung
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Total pages: N/A
A graceful and indelible debut novel of love, grief, and memory, about a young woman from one of Hong Kong’s “astronaut” families, separated from her father after China regained control of Hong Kong from the British.
“I am madly in love with this book, a kaleidoscopic wonder.”-T Kira Madden, author of Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls
How do you grieve, if your family doesn’t talk about feelings?
This is the question the unnamed protagonist of Ghost Forest considers after her father dies. One of the many Hong Kong “astronaut” fathers, he stays there to work, while the rest of the family immigrated to Canada before the 1997 Handover, when the British returned sovereignty over Hong Kong to China.
As she revisits memories of her father through the years, she struggles with unresolved questions and misunderstandings. Turning to her mother and grandmother for…