Booklist - Women in Asia

(See also these related booklists: Afghanistan: Women & Women's Rights, Women in China, Women in India, Women's Biography and Autobiography, Asian Women, Aung San Suu Kyi, ).

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There are 41 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

Ants Among Elephants: An Untouchable Family and the Making of Modern India by Sujatha Gidla, £14.99 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781911547204

Once Upon A Time in the East: A Story of Growing up by Xiaolu Guo, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781784702946

Meatless Days by Sara Suleri, £8.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780241342466

The Lady and the Generals: Aung San Suu Kyi and Burma's Struggle for Freedom by Peter Popham, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781846043734

A Different Kind of Daughter: The Girl Who Hid from the Taliban in Plain Sight by Maria Toorpakai, £8.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781509800810

The Kingdom of Women: Life, Love and Death in China's Hidden Mountains by Choo Waihong, £17.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781784537241

The Woman Warrior by Maxine Hong Kingston, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781447275220

In Order to Live: A North Korean Girl's Journey to Freedom by Yeonmi Park, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9780241973035

Coolie Woman: The Odyssey of Indenture by Gaiutra Bahadur, £12.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781849046602

I am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb, £8.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781474602112

Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary by Anita Anand, £9.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781408835470

The Strength to Say No: One Girl's Fight Against Forced Marriage by Rekha Kalindi with Mouhssine Ennaimi, £10.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780720617924

Without You, There is No Us: My Secret Life Teaching the Sons of North Korea's Elite by Suki Kim, £8.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781846044830

The Favored Daughter: One Woman's Fight to Lead Afghanistan into the Future by Fawzia Koofi and Nadene Ghouri, £10.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9780230342026

New South Asian Feminisms: Paradoxes and Possibilities by Srila Roy (Editor), £20.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781780321899

Blasphemy: The True, Heartbreaking Story of the Woman Sentenced to Death Over a Cup of Water by Asia Bibi, £10.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781844088881

Dear Zari: Hidden Stories from Women of Afghanistan by Zarghuna Kargar, £8.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9780099542186

The Dressmaker of Khair Khana by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, £9.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781848545564

Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother: Stories of Loss and Love by Xinran, translated by Nicky Harman, £9.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780099535751

The Honey Gatherers by Mimlu Sen, £12.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781846041891

Raising My Voice: The Extraordinary Story of the Afghan Woman Who Dares to Speak Out by Malalai Joya, £12.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781846041501

Freedom From Fear by Aung San Suu Kyi, £9.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780141039497

A Year in Tibet by Sun Shuyun, £8.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9780007265121

Last Night I Dreamed of Peace: An Extraordinary Diary of Courage from the Vietnam War by Dang Thuy Tram, £9.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781846040764

The Voice of Hope: Conversations with Alan Clements by Aung San Suu Kyi, £8.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9781846041433

Perfect Hostage by Justin Wintle, £9.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780099491156

Miss Bangkok: Memoirs of a Thai Prostitute by Bua Boonmee, with Nicola Pierce, £7.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9781905379439

Daughter of the East: An Autobiography by Benazir Bhutto, £16.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9781847390851

The Long March by Sun Shuyun, £9.99 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9780007194803

The Violence of Normal Times: Essays on Women's Lived Realities by Kalpana Kannabiran, £45.00 (hardback, 2007) ISBN 8188965065

First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers by Loung Ung, £8.99 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9781840185195

Dreams, Questions, Struggles: South Asian Women in Britain by Amrit Wilson, £22.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 0745318479

Sky Burial by Xinran, £8.99 (paperback, 2005) ISBN 0099461935

Autobiography of a Geisha by Sayo Masuda, £12.99 (paperback, 2004) ISBN 9780099462040

Down the Rat Hole: Adventures Underground on Burma's Frontiers by Edith Miranted, £17.99 (paperback, 2004) ISBN 9745240508

Ten Thousand Miles Without a Cloud by Sun Shuyun, £14.99 (paperback, 2004) ISBN 0007129742

Violence Against Women in Asian Societies by Linda Rae Bennett & Lenore Manderson, £37.99 (paperback, 2003) ISBN 9780700717422

The Power to Choose: Bangladeshi Women and Labour Market Decisions in London and Dhaka by Naila Kabeer, £27.99 (paperback, 2002) ISBN 1859842062

On Not Speaking Chinese: Living Between Asia and the West by Ien Ang, £25.99 (paperback, 2001) ISBN 0415259134

Aung San Suu Kyi: Standing Up for Democracy in Burma by Bettina Ling, £11.99 (paperback, 1999) ISBN 9781558611979

Even the Women Must Fight: Memories of War from North Vietnam by Karen Gottschang Turner with Phan Thanh Hao, £12.99 (paperback, 1999) ISBN 0471327239