Message From An Unknown Chinese Mother

Message From An Unknown Chinese Mother

Stories of Loss and Love

Book - 2011
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Xinran tells of her experiences and travails as a mother and her observation of other women as mothers.
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2011
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781451610895
1451610890
Branch Call Number: 306.8743 Xinran
Characteristics: xxvii, 239 p. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Harman, Nicky

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lilmisslibrary Jan 10, 2012

If you ever have wondered about the history of the one child policy in China this is the book to read. It is a haunting account of the sacrifice mothers made for their daughters and their families. You will need tissues.

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darkandstormynight
Jul 09, 2011

Beautifully written, excellent story telling, tragic tales. You should read this if any interest in today's China and/or have adopted or know someone who was adopted from China. The story of the child abandoned at the rail station will stay with me.

debwalker Mar 21, 2011

Heartbreaking stories of the abandonment and worse of baby girls in China.

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