The Examination

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Square Fish, Oct 29, 1996 - Juvenile Fiction - 304 pages
9 Reviews
Fifteen-year-old Hong and his older brother Chen face famine, flood, pirates, and jealous rivals on their journey through fifteenth century China as Chen pursues his calling as a scholar and Hong becomes involved with a secret society known as the White Lotus.

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User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

I decided to read my son's summer reading assignment because why not. Anyway: the author has done a lot of research and it is all right there on the page, which includes passages that sound something ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brandon Gee - Goodreads

This book holds alot of interesting facts of history about China in the Qui dynasty. The pace is a little slow, but it's a good book if you want to know more about history or if you are doing a project related to China Read full review

About the author (1996)

Malcolm Bosse (1927 - 2002) wrote numerous best-selling novels for adults, including The War Lord, and many highly acclaimed novels for young readers. Of Deep Dream of the Rainforest, Publishers Weekly said: "[Bosse's] gripping adventure story withstands comparison to Kidnapped, Treasure Island, and Robinson Crusoe, and is far subtler than each of them.

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