Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution
Harper Collins, 2010年10月26日 - 320 頁
Publishers Weekly Best Book * ALA Best Book for Young Adults * ALA Notable Children's Book * ALA Booklist Editors' Choice
Moving, honest, and deeply personal, Red Scarf Girl is the incredible true story of one girl’s courage and determination during one of the most terrifying eras of the twentieth century.
It's 1966, and twelve-year-old Ji-li Jiang has everything a girl could want: brains, popularity, and a bright future in Communist China. But it's also the year that China's leader, Mao Ze-dong, launches the Cultural Revolution—and Ji-li's world begins to fall apart. Over the next few years, people who were once her friends and neighbors turn on her and her family, forcing them to live in constant terror of arrest. And when Ji-li's father is finally imprisoned, she faces the most difficult dilemma of her life.
Written in an accessible and engaging style, this page-turning autobiography will appeal to readers of all ages, and it includes a detailed glossary and a pronunciation guide.
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LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - MusicforMovies - LibraryThing
An absolute must read. A candid account of a child who lived through the Chinese Cultural Revolution. Never say it can't happen here... it can. 閱讀評論全文
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - Dreesie - LibraryThing
This memoir is part of the 7th grade Language Arts curriculum at my son's middle school. He found it very interesting (his description was "it's kind of like [book:Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood ... 閱讀評論全文
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