Ordinary World is a realistic novel and a novelized family history. The writer highly concentrates historical evolution in rural areas of Northwest China. The work has reached a high ideological and artistic unity. Especially the main character's spirits of arduous struggle and painstaking efforts in face of the adversity still inspire today's readers. This novel is a panoramic view to China's contemporary urban and rural social life. The book falls into three parts. The Author, setting foot on the broader context of the last decade, through the complex conflicts and disputes, characterizes many ordinary people from all walks of life. Labor and love, frustration and pursuit, pain and happiness, daily life and great social conflict are all complicated and intertwined to profoundly demonstrate ordinary people's hard and tortuous path in the historical progress of the great era.