Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Shanghai Girls

TitleShanghai Girls
AuthorLisa See
Call NumberPS3569.E3334 S53 2009
Location2nd Floor Humanities
RatingHighly Recommended
Book ReviewThis is a story about two sisters born in Shanghai. We join their story when they are young adults in Shanghai in the late 1930s, just before WWII. The girls come from a fairly well off family, but their fate changes drastically when their father gambles away the family money. The story follows them on their journey from being models to being sold as wives to Chinese American business men to pay off their fathers debts. It is a powerful story of how sisters should stick together no matter what happens in their lives.
Submitted ByJessica Bower
Department or MajorLibrary
StatusStaff
Chapman Emailjbower@chapman.edu

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