East Wind: West Wind

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East Wind: West Wind is told from the eyes of a traditional Chinese girl, Kwei-lan, married to a Chinese medical doctor, educated abroad. The story follows Kwei-lan as she begins to accept different points of view from the western world, and re-discovers her sense of self through this coming-of-age narrative.
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Overview

East Wind: West Wind is told from the eyes of a traditional Chinese girl, Kwei-lan, married to a Chinese medical doctor, educated abroad. The story follows Kwei-lan as she begins to accept different points of view from the western world, and re-discovers her sense of self through this coming-of-age narrative.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781559210867
  • Publisher: Moyer Bell
  • Publication date: 4/5/1995
  • Series: Oriental Novels of Pearl S. Buck Series
  • Edition description: Reprint
  • Pages: 288
  • Sales rank: 433,569
  • Product dimensions: 5.48 (w) x 8.64 (h) x 0.83 (d)

Meet the Author

Pearl S. Buck was born in West Virginia and taken to China as an infant before the turn of the century. Buck grew up speaking Chinese as well as English. She is the most widely translated American author to this day. She has been awarded the Pulitzer Prize and the Nobel Prize for Literature. She died in 1973.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 10, 2001

    Buck's Best

    A very tender love story. Buck was ahead of her time--this story could have been written yesterday, not 70 years ago. Buck's storytelling and imagery at its best.

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