Hi guys. If you're a fan of historical fiction, I think I have an intriguing book available for you. It's called The Red Chamber by Pauline Chen. There's romantic intrigue, family conflict and it sounds like elements of magical realism. Check out the description...
An epic reimagining of the Chinese literary classic, Dream of the Red Chamber, THE RED CHAMBER
tells the story of three women in an aristocratic household in
18th-century Beijing. Daiyu is an impoverished orphan adopted into the
household who falls in love with Baoyu, the brilliant, unpredictable
heir to the family fortunes. Despite his love for her, the family
betroths Baoyu to his cousin Baochai, who hides her own desires under a
dutiful exterior. Meanwhile, the young matron Xifeng struggles to
protect the family from financial ruin, even as her husband spurns her
for her inability to bear a child. Linking the three women’s fate is
the jade, a mysterious stone found in Bayou’s mouth at birth, which
seems to foretell a strange and extraordinary destiny for him and the
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