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A hundred flowers

Author: Gail Tsukiyama
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2013. ©2012
Series: Instant book club.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First St. Martin's Griffin editionView all editions and formats
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A tale set during the Chinese Cultural Revolution follows the struggles of Kai Ying to safeguard her family when her teacher-husband is arrested and sent to a "reeducation" labor camp for criticizing the Communist Party.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gail Tsukiyama
ISBN: 9781250022547 1250022541
OCLC Number: 827256669
Notes: Originally published: 2012.
Includes a conversation with the author, an original essay by the author, recommended reading and reading group questions.
"Reading group gold"--Cover.
Description: ix, 288, 10 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm
Series Title: Instant book club.
Responsibility: Gail Tsukiyama.

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China, 1957. Chairman Mao has declared a new openness in society: "Let a hundred flowers bloom; let a hundred schools of thought contend." Kai Ying's husband, Sheng, a teacher, has promised not to  Read more...

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