Editor's Note: Story by Luo Minxia, Marketing and Resource Development Specialist, Heifer China
On June 30, 2013, authors Greg Baines and Peter Rotundo launched new e-books and announced that profits will benefit Heifer China.
Peter Rotundo's The Elephant in the Room is a modern-day play, which was written specifically for a middle school in Shangai. It is a rewrite of Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Bergerac.
It tells the story of a woman who writes for a Shanghai television show. And she is an extraordinary writer.
However, a strange deformity keeps her in solitude. She falls in love with an actor on the show, but so does the shows beautiful star.
As an expat, Greg Baines spent over a decade in China. His works has been previously published, but now appear together for the first time.
Concrete Fish is a collection of short stories often written from a Chinese locals point of view.
Both Rotundo and Baines are teachers at the Shanghai YK Pao Schoola Heifer China Read to Feed partner school.