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C Pam Zhang

Biography

C Pam Zhang

Born in Beijing but mostly an artifact of the United States, C Pam Zhang has lived in 13 cities across four countries and is still looking for home. She’s been awarded support from Tin House, Bread Loaf, Aspen Words and elsewhere, and currently lives in San Francisco.

C Pam Zhang

Books by C Pam Zhang

by C Pam Zhang - Fiction, Historical Fiction

Ba dies in the night; Ma is already gone. Newly orphaned children of immigrants, Lucy and Sam are suddenly alone in a land that refutes their existence. Fleeing the threats of their western mining town, they set off to bury their father in the only way that will set them free from their past. Along the way, they encounter giant buffalo bones, tiger paw prints and the specters of a ravaged landscape, as well as family secrets, sibling rivalry and glimpses of a different kind of future.