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Pearl of China : a novel

Author: Anchee Min
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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In the small southern China town of Chin-kiang, two young girls bump heads and become thick as thieves. Willow is the only child of a destitute family. Pearl is the headstrong daughter of zealous Christian missionaries. She will grow up to become Pearl S. Buck, the Nobel Prize-winning writer and activist, but for now she is just a girl embarrassed by her blonde hair and enchanted by her new Chinese friend.
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Biographical fiction
Named Person: Pearl S Buck; Pearl S Buck
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anchee Min
ISBN: 1596916974 9781596916975
OCLC Number: 654966920
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Anchee Min.
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In the small southern China town of Chin-kiang, two young girls bump heads and become thick as thieves. Willow is the only child of a destitute family. Pearl is the headstrong daughter of zealous Christian missionaries. She will grow up to become Pearl S. Buck, the Nobel Prize-winning writer and activist, but for now she is just a girl embarrassed by her blonde hair and enchanted by her new Chinese friend.

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