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Cao Wenxuan

Cao Wenxuan is one of China's leading children's writers and is the latest winner of the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen award. He has written over 50 books, which have been translated into many languages, and is also Professor of Chinese Literature at Beijing University. Bronze & Sunflower (Walker Books, translated by Helen Wang), tells the moving story of two children in the countryside during the turbulent period of the Cultural Revolution.