The Examination: A Novel

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Square Fish, Oct 29, 1996 - Young Adult Fiction - 304 pages
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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  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Bosse (Deep Dream of the Rain Forest, 1993, etc.) continues his series of vivid works of historical fiction in this story of two brothers traveling across Ming Dynasty China to pursue their destinies ... Read full review

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User Review  - Crystal Yu - Goodreads

This was a good book that i read back in 8th grade. I thought it was pretty interesting. Read full review

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