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By Olivia Wang

ISBN-10: 1944129006

ISBN-13: 9781944129002

within the Seventies and ’80s, boys and girls in China aren't allowed to stay childrens lengthy. For Morning Feather, existence through the Cultural Revolution contains consistent sacrifice. Even milk is rationed, as she unearths out while she steals her child sister’s element, sending the family into an uproar.

Despite the massive societal alterations taking place round her, Morning Feather specializes in issues ladies her age care approximately: her liked cat, Gray-Gray, who suffers a violent demise; her valuable, mulberry-eating silkworms; Ray, the classmate she has a overwhelm on…

Ray continuously makes Morning Feather’s center pass a beat. She is heartbroken whilst Ray drops out of college to paintings on the neighborhood cement factory—at the age of thirteen!

Decades later, Morning Feather encounters Ray back in an unforeseen environment. Now a company legal professional within the usa, she’s agreed to aid her uncle in defeating a lawsuit in Beijing. while she returns to China as promised, she reveals herself dealing with off opposed to her first actual love.

Readers who get pleasure from tales approximately bygone instances and various cultures will savor this quiet story of a bittersweet homecoming.

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