"Banana Boys is about Canadian-born hosers of Chinese descent ... These are characters I've met in real life, but until now, never in the pop media." -- Rice Paper
"In delineating the banana boys' families, Woo provides us with the complex history of the Chinese in Canada in microcosm." -- The Vancouver Sun
"Woo's characters...quickly become endearing...they are the kinds of Asians that one can only hope to start seeing in popular culture. Funny, smart and human." -- Ubyssey
"Woo's perceptions of this subculture of men are self-depreciating, edgy, and triumphant, rendering Banana Boys a must-read for all Asian Americans." -- Yolk Magazine (USA) --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
Banana Boys was originally published by The Riverbank Press, which was acquired as an imprint of Cormorant Books in 2003.
Toronto-based production company FU-GEN Productions is currently mounting a stage production of Banana Boys. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.See all Product Description