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Flower Net (Red Princess, #1)
Title:Flower Net (Red Princess, #1)
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Category:Mystery, Fiction, China, Historical fiction, Crime, Asia
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No description available, In her most powerful novel yet acclaimed author Lisa See returns to the story of sisters Pearl and May from Shanghai Girls and Pearl s strong willed nineteen year old daughter Joy Reeling from newly uncovered family secrets Joy runs away to Shanghai in early to find her birth father the artist Z G Li with whom both May and Pearl were once in love Dazzled by him and blinded by idealism and defiance Joy throws herself into the New Society of Red China heedless of the dangers in the Communist regime Devastated by Joy s flight and terrified for her safety Pearl is determined to save her daughter no matter the personal cost From the crowded city to remote villages Pearl confronts old demons and almost insurmountable challenges as she follows Joy hoping for reconciliation Yet even as Joy s and Pearl s separate journeys converge one of the most tragic episodes in China s history threatens their very lives, b An exciting new novel set in the Chop Suey Circuit of San Francisco right before World War II from the beloved bestselling author of Snowflower and the Secret Fan and Shanghai Girls b br br In Ruby Helen and Grace three girls from very different backgrounds find themselves competing at the same audition for showgirl roles at San Francisco s exclusive Oriental nightclub the Forbidden City Grace an American born Chinese girl has fled the Midwest and an abusive father Helen is from a Chinese family who have deep roots in San Francisco s Chinatown And as both her friends know Ruby is Japanese passing as Chinese At times their differences are pronounced but the girls grow to depend on one another in order to fulfill their individual dreams Then everything changes in a heartbeat with the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor Suddenly the government is sending innocent Japanese to internment camps under suspicion and Ruby is one of them But which of her friends betrayed her, Li yan and her family align their lives around the seasons and the farming of tea There is ritual and routine and it has been ever thus for generations Then one day a jeep appears at the village gate the first automobile any of them have seen and a stranger arrives br br In this remote Yunnan village the stranger finds the rare tea he has been seeking and a reticent Akha people In her biggest seller i Snow Flower and the Secret Fan i See introduced the Yao people to her readers Here she shares the customs of another Chinese ethnic minority the Akha whose world will soon change Li yan one of the few educated girls on her mountain translates for the stranger and is among the first to reject the rules that have shaped her existence When she has a baby outside of wedlock rather than stand by tradition she wraps her daughter in a blanket with a tea cake hidden in her swaddling and abandons her in the nearest city br br After mother and daughter have gone their separate ways Li yan slowly emerges from the security and insularity of her village to encounter modern life while Haley grows up a privileged and well loved California girl Despite Haley s happy home life she wonders about her origins and Li yan longs for her lost daughter They both search for and find answers in the tea that has shaped their family s destiny for generations