THE WOMAN WARRIOR: Memoirs Of A Girlhood Among Ghosts

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

How closely they guarded their lives, those Chinese-Americans pressing the clothes, so that we were never able to focus on them or comprehend their outlook. Concealment thwarted the gods, the author of these extraordinary memoirs reports, and their American-born children too—always trying to get things straight, to name the unspeakable. But her mother talked stories in warning, and these merged ... Read full review

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OK book but i couldn't feel for anyone so it didn't help me link

Review: The Woman Warrior

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i don't know if i'll ever find a nonfiction text that i actually like, it's just not my thing. but this was a close hit. would i have read it if it hadn't been assigned for class? probably not. but i'm glad i read it anyways. Read full review

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