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Eighth moon the true story of a young girl"s life in Communist China by Sansan.

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Published by Firecrest Press in Bath .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementas told to Bette Lord.
ContributionsLord, Bette.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15491752M
ISBN 10085997586X

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Eighth Moon is told from the perspective of its female protagonist Sansan. It is essentially a first-person narration with some shifting in time sequence which helps to clarify the action. The book begins when Sansan is on the train leaving the Peking station to meet her real mother. Bette's book, Eighth Moon, written with Sansan's help, tells Sansan's story. Sansan was a bridesmaid at Bette's wedding to Winston Lord, a Foreign Service Officer. [1]Children: 2, Elizabeth Pillsbury Lord (aka Lisa Lord), Winston Bao Lord. Sansan, the protagonist of Eighth Moon, tells the story of her life from age four through seventeen. Focusing on her family and her school friends, she also reveals much about life in Communist. The Moon Festival comes on the 8th full moon of the year. On this night, the moon is at its brightest. Friends and family gather together to enjoy the moonlight and of course eat mooncakes. Also known as the Mid-Autumn Festival, it will be on Septem

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