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Do Not Say We Have Nothing 985 copies, 49 reviews
Certainty 152 copies, 12 reviews
Dogs at the Perimeter 146 copies, 8 reviews
Simple Recipes 99 copies, 1 review
Granta 141: Canada (Editor) 46 copies, 3 reviews
The Chinese Violin 16 copies, 3 reviews

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Madeleine Thien is the Canadian-born daughter of Malaysian-Chinese immigrants. She holds an MFA in creative writing from the University of British Columbia. She received the 2001 Canadian Authors Association Air Canada Award and the 1998 Asian Canadian Writers' Workshop Emerging Writer Award for fiction, and her collection Simple Recipes was named a notable book by the 2001 Kiriyama Pacific Rim Book Prize.

Thien won the 2006 First-Novel Award from Amazon.ca and Books in Canada. The first novel award comes with a prize of $7,500.

She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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