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Mingmei Yip’s Skeleton Women
Gripping Tale of a Courtesan and Spy

Thursday, July 5th, 2012
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Skeleton Women, by multitalented musician, artist, and author Mingmei Yip, prompts a number of associations and comparisons. The title refers to Chinese courtesans in Shanghai in

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Women’s History Month in Books

Monday, March 14th, 2011
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March is Women’s History Month, and there are some great books to buy. Written by women, written for women, and written about women, these books

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Mingmei Yip’s Beautiful Petals from the Sky

Tuesday, March 9th, 2010
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The best writers are able to paint a picture with words and transport us to places we have never been before. Mingmei Yip’s novel, Petals

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