The Hell and the World by Wang Yongli

The Hell and the World

byWang Yongli

Kobo ebook | January 11, 2014

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Chun, a girl, 4 years old, witnessed the killings of all her family members on the evening of the Moon Festival, during the middle of the Cultural Revolution. ----She survives because her parents protected her with their bodies. For the next four years, Chun and her two dogs live together in a hole, surviving on food the villagers offer up as a sacrifice of Buddha statues at a temple.----After the Cultural Revolution ends, Chun is adopted by Pengs family. A former Red Guard, Peng was sentenced to death for several crimes, including having killed twenty-one family members.----Pengs son, Xiaohu, leaves home with Pengs diary. Chun follows, to bring Xiaohu home. But she is captured and sold several times by human slavers. Chun suffers through all kinds of hardship and bitterness, until at last she is rescued. ----After receiving Pengs diary, which Xiaohu has sent her, Chun at last understands the reason why Peng and his followers became so cruel and lawless.----This amazing novel plays out over the years 1966 to 1996 in the suburbs of Beijing, China.
Title:The Hell and the WorldFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:January 11, 2014Publisher:Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Co.Language:English

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