On The Balcony collects nine medium and short novels by Ren Xiaowen in recent 20 years. Characters in this books were most from root class and their life with struggles, happiness and sadness or personality conflicts are delicately recorded. Although characters had different personalities and life styles, each work has made breakthroughs compared with similar works.
Introduction to the author
Ren Xiaowen is a novelist who has published works like The Good Woman Song Meiyong and Floating Life. She has won Mao Dun Literature Prize for the new writer, October Literature Award and many other famous awards. Her works are translated into Swedish, English, Italian, French, Russian and other languages.