eBook Throwaway Daughter download
by Ting-xing Ye
Author: Ting-xing Ye
Publisher: Faber & Faber (March 18, 2004)
ePub: 1560 kb
Fb2: 1211 kb
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Category: Children's Books
Subcategory: Geography and Cultures
Throwaway Daughter Upon first reading this book, I loved it. It was like looking through a window . Ting-xing Ye, born in Shanghai in 1952, was an English interpreter for the Chinese government before leaving China in 1987.
Upon first reading this book, I loved it. It was like looking through a window into another world. Hearing the two different perspectives (the daughter's and the mother's) gives insight into the human side of this issue. Her memoir, A Leaf in the Bitter Wind, has been published in nine countries. She is also the author of three children’s picture books and the award-winning White Lily.
Ting-Xing Ye. But you love barbecued chicken breast. No way, Megan persisted. Do you know how many growth hormones there are in chicken nowadays? Tons. We learned about it in biology. We learned about it in biology hose chemicals can’t be good for us. And Amy says meat has cholesterol that makes you fa. .Yuck, said Dong-mei. I don’t want to eat chemicals!. I shot Megan a look that she blissfully ignored. Kevin helped himself to a second piece. She’s only seventeen and she’s almost full-grown
Her daughter’s name was Yong-fang-Forever Fragrant. I was sure that it was customary for a widow to live with her son.
Throwaway daughter, . 0. Throwaway Daughter, . Her daughter’s name was Yong-fang-Forever Fragrant. As if she’d read my mind, Mrs. Xia explained that she had lived for two years with her son’s family in Zhenjiang, but things didn’t work out with her daughter-in-law. It’s better here, near the canal, she said. Quieter, and my granddaughter is a delight.
Throwaway Daughter book. Throwaway Daughter by Ting- xing Ye is a historical fiction novel. This book is about a Chinese female orphan who was abandoned by her biological family in the late 1800's and early 1900's. After an event in Beijing, she goes out and tries to find her parents in China and why they abandoned her.
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A dramatic and moving YA novel by Ting-xing Ye, the internationally acclaimed author of A Leaf in the Bitter Wind, working with her husband, William Bell, author of the award-winning novels for young adults Forbidden City, Zack, and Stones. Throwaway Daughter tells the dramatic and moving story of Grace Dong-mei Parker, a typical Canadian teenager until the day she witnesses the Tiananmen massacre on television.