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Revolution Is Not a Dinner Party

By Ying Chang Compestine

Revolution Is Not a Dinner Party

You can view this book's Amazon detail page here.

Tags: china, cultural revolution, juvenile fiction, memoir, mother daughter book club

Started reading:
2009-11-25 13:19:18
Finished reading:
2009-11-27 18:14:16

Review

Rating: 6

More autobiographical than not, this book manages to capture the excesses of the Cultural Revolution and all of the horrible things that occurred during that time and to juxtapose them with a nostalgia for the time that is a reminder of why home is where the heart is.

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