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Dreams of joy

Author: Lisa See
Publisher: Tullamarine, Vic. : Bolinda Audio, ℗2012.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nineteen-year-old Joy Louie has run away from her home in 1950s America to start a new life in China. Idealistic and unafraid, she believes that Chairman Mao is on the side of the people, despite what her family keeps telling her. Meanwhile, Pearl returns to China to bring Joy home, if she can. For Mao has launched his Great Leap Forward, and each passing season brings ever greater hardship. Pearl must use her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa See
ISBN: 9781742857916 1742857914
OCLC Number: 792781066
Notes: Unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Janet Song.
Description: 13 audio discs (CD) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in. ; in container
Responsibility: Lisa See.

Abstract:

Nineteen-year-old Joy Louie has run away from her home in 1950s America to start a new life in China. Idealistic and unafraid, she believes that Chairman Mao is on the side of the people, despite what her family keeps telling her. Meanwhile, Pearl returns to China to bring Joy home, if she can. For Mao has launched his Great Leap Forward, and each passing season brings ever greater hardship. Pearl must use her contacts from her decadent childhood in 1930s Shanghai to find a way to safety, and a chance of joy for them both.

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