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The Resource Chinese Cinderella : the true story of an unwanted daughter, Adeline Yen Mah

Chinese Cinderella : the true story of an unwanted daughter, Adeline Yen Mah

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Chinese Cinderella : the true story of an unwanted daughter
Title
Chinese Cinderella
Title remainder
the true story of an unwanted daughter
Statement of responsibility
Adeline Yen Mah
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A riveting memoir of a girl's painful coming-of-age in a wealthy Chinese family during the 1940s.A Chinese proverb says, "Falling leaves return to their roots." In Chinese Cinderella, Adeline Yen Mah returns to her roots to tell the story of her painful childhood and her ultimate triumph and courage in the face of despair. Adeline's affluent, powerful family considers her bad luck after her mother dies giving birth to her. Life does not get any easier when her father remarries. She and her siblings are subjected to the disdain of her stepmother, while her stepbrother and stepsister are spoiled. Although Adeline wins prizes at school, they are not enough to compensate for what she really yearns for -- the love and understanding of her family.Following the success of the critically acclaimed adult bestseller Falling Leaves, this memoir is a moving telling of the classic Cinderella story, with Adeline Yen Mah providing her own courageous..
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Chinese Cinderella : the true story of an unwanted daughter, Adeline Yen Mah
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A2709215-A22C-41A5-ACCC-25412B7ED103
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
4ocm41330597
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307482808
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a2709215-a22c-41a5-accc-25412b7ed103
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Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3192 KB)
Label
Chinese Cinderella : the true story of an unwanted daughter, Adeline Yen Mah
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A2709215-A22C-41A5-ACCC-25412B7ED103
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
4ocm41330597
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307482808
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a2709215-a22c-41a5-accc-25412b7ed103
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3192 KB)

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