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Calls across the Pacific : a novel

Author: Zoë S Roy
Publisher: Toronto, Canada : Inanna Publications and Education Inc., [2015] ©2015
Series: Inanna poetry & fiction series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fleeing the Cultural Revolution, a young Nina Huang says goodbye to her family and friends, and steals across the bay to Hong Kong, afterward immigrating to the U.S. and later to Canada. Twice she returns to China to reunite with her mother as well as friends, and to see how Chinese society and politics are evolving. However, as an escaped citizen who has returned with an American passport, Nina puts herself in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Roy, Zoë S., 1953-, author.
Calls across the Pacific.:
Toronto, Canada : Inanna Publications and Education Inc., 2015.
(CaOONL)20159050006
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zoë S Roy
ISBN: 9781771332293 1771332298 9781771332309 1771332301 9781771332323 1771332328
OCLC Number: 910530602
Description: ix, 259 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Inanna poetry & fiction series.
Responsibility: by Zoë S. Roy.

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Fleeing the Cultural Revolution, a young Nina Huang says goodbye to her family and friends, and steals across the bay to Hong Kong, afterward immigrating to the U.S. and later to Canada. Twice she returns to China to reunite with her mother as well as friends, and to see how Chinese society and politics are evolving. However, as an escaped citizen who has returned with an American passport, Nina puts herself in dangerous situations and finds herself needing to flee from the red terror once again.

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