A heart rending story. The Cultural Revolution was a terrible time for all the Chinese people.Published 14 hours ago by CONNIE C.
lengthy biopic of life under communist rule. intolerable loss of freedoms americans take for grantedPublished 3 days ago by Betty Raymond
I found the history fascinating but it seemed to bog down and get repetitious. Also the story keeps giving hints of what is going to happen next but it takes a long time getting... Read morePublished 6 days ago by Nana Lee
Very well written...An incredible story...very informative about China's Cultural Revolution...a story of courage and strength.Published 7 days ago by Kathleen Maloney
The author Cheng, Nien is a superb writer, with a mind like a steel trap. Where most people think of the perfect thing to say a day later, she has it on the tip of her tongue... Read morePublished 10 days ago by Langston A. Spell
A bit slow at first, but once I got into the book it held my interest.Published 13 days ago by Avid Reader
Along with Jung Chang's book about Mao, this book should also be read before taking a trip to China. Read morePublished 17 days ago by phh