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Lake Like a Mirror

Ho Sok Fong

Translated by Natascha Bruce

‘If she’d swerved any harder, she would have crashed right into the lake.’ New fiction by Ho Sok Fong, translated from the Chinese by Natascha Bruce.

Ho Sok Fong

Ho Sok Fong is the Malaysian author of two award-winning short story collections in Chinese, Maze Carpet and Lake Like a Mirror. She is currently working on a novel, The Forest in Full Bloom, supported by a Taiwan National Culture and Arts Foundation grant. In the summer of 2020 she moved from Malaysia to Taipei, where she teaches at Taipei National University of the Arts.

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Translated by Natascha Bruce

Natascha Bruce translates from Chinese. Her work includes Lonely Face by Yeng Pway Ngon, Lake Like a Mirror by Ho Sok Fong and, with Nicky Harman, A Classic Tragedy by Xu Xiaobin.

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