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Lisa See is the New York Times bestselling author of Shanghai Girls, Peony in Love, Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Flower Net (an Edgar Award nominee), The Interior, and Dragon Bones, as well as the critically acclaimed memoir On Gold Mountain. The Organization of Chinese American Women named her the 2001 National Woman of the Year. She lives in Los Angeles.

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About the Author

Praise for Dreams of Joy:

"See's many readers will be pleased to see the continued development of Pearl and May's relationship. Looks like another hit." -Publisher's Weekly, starred review

Praise for Lisa See’s Shanghai Girls

 

“See’s emotional themes are powerful . . . the bonds of sisterhood [and] the psychological journey of becoming an American.”—The Washington Post

 

“If you’re looking for one of those wonderful ‘take me someplace exotic and unfamiliar’ books . . . you won’t do better than Shanghai Girls.”—The Dallas Morning News

 

“Readers truly know and care about these women within a few pages.”—The Miami Herald

 

“A broadly sweeping tale . . . The detail is thoughtful and intricate.”—The New York Times

 

“[See evokes] a time and place with tantalizing detail.”—San Francisco Chronicle

 

“Splendid . . . The story delivers an emotional punch.”—More

 

“[A] moving historical novel.”—USA Today

 

“Compulsively readable.”—The Denver Post

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780739359358
Author:
See, Lisa
Publisher:
Random House Audio Publishing Group
Author:
Song, Janet
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
china;fiction;historical fiction;communism;mothers and daughters;family;great leap forward;mao;famine;chinese americans;sisters;historical;chinese american;1950s;shanghai;lisa see
Edition Description:
Thirteen CD
Publication Date:
20110531
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.9 x 5.06 x 1.66 in 0.82 lb

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