Dancing In The Heart Of The Dragon: A Memoir Of China by Ramona MckeanDancing In The Heart Of The Dragon: A Memoir Of China by Ramona Mckean

Dancing In The Heart Of The Dragon: A Memoir Of China

byRamona Mckean

Paperback | January 1, 2013

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In early 2004, disenchanted with just about everything, Ramona responded to an inner voice telling her she was "going to China," a decision central to a purpose she was meant to fulfill and a decision she has not regretted. She journeyed to rural villages, bonded with the locals, and met with a tragic accident that altered her life forever. Join her as she shares her inspiring story, told from hospital beds in both China and Canada, and by means of personal journals, correspondence and photographs.
After earning a BA in English from UBC, Ramona started her English teaching career in Port McNeill, B.C. She earned her MA in educational leadership and continued teaching in Nanaimo, B.C. In 2004 she travelled to China to teach English. Ramona now lives in Victoria, BC, with her grandchildren nearby. Writing continues to be a main sou...
Title:Dancing In The Heart Of The Dragon: A Memoir Of ChinaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:250 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.8 inPublished:January 1, 2013Publisher:Influence PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1771410051

ISBN - 13:9781771410052

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"Ramona McKean makes a truly great and important statement, not just about China but about the human race. She understands that our grandchildren's future depends largely on understanding between Chinese and Westerners. Her gripping story powerfully reveals why and how this understanding is possible." - Sidney Rittenberg, Author of The Man Who Stayed Behind, Professor of China Studies at Pacific Lutheran University, and subject of the documentary "The Revolutionary"