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John Day, 1932 - Brothers - 467 pages
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Sons is about the differences between three generations. Wang Lung died peacefully in the beginning. The story continued with the three different kinds of life that his three sons led. All of the three sons were concisely portrayed, with a slight emphasis on the third, Wang the Tiger. He rose slowly to the position of a warlord. In order to pass his position to his son as he was growing old, he sent his son to a military school to learn western war techniques. However, his sons turned against him by joining the New Revolutionary Army which was against all old lords.

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wow. This writing is luminous. - Goodreads
Still love Pearl's writing. - Goodreads
Another page turner. - Goodreads
Plot: Not much in the way of suspense or drama. - Goodreads
There wasn't much happening with any if the story lines - Goodreads
And I smiled at the ending. - Goodreads

Review: Sons (House of Earth #2)

User Review  - Lori - Goodreads

Just as with the first book in this trilogy Buck captures her characters so well the reader is just taken along for the ride. This second book focuses on the sons of the main character of the first ... Read full review

Review: Sons (House of Earth #2)

User Review  - Angelica - Goodreads

59. SONS, BY PEARL S. BUCK (Book 2 of House of Earth) Continuing the trilogy, after The Good Earth, which I quite liked. Synopsis: The book follows the stories of Wang Lung's children after his death ... Read full review


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