The Painted Veil
Mandarin, 1991 - 212 pages
This is the story of Kitty Fane, the adulterous wife of a bacteriologist stationed in Hong Kong. But when he disocvers her deception, he exacts a terrible vengeance: Kitty must accompany him to the heart of a cholera epidemic in remote mainland China.
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A rare caseUser Review - Daphne Marigold - Overstock.com
This was a rare case where I liked the movie a lot more than the book. I saw the movie first and was prepared to relish a slow reading of the text. However I realized soon enough that the books ... Read full review
Loved it!!!!!!!!!User Review - Jeni - Borders
Loved it!Very sad!!I was surprised I would since I had never heard of it that I can remember.I was disappointed when I was done.Bought it because I got the dvd(haven't watched yet)and I love to ... Read full review