1 favorite
2 ratings
0 reviews
  • 3.0 of 5 stars

Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter

Broadway (Apr 6, 1999)
Paperback – 304 pages
ISBN: 0767903579 / 9780767903578
Snow White's stepmother looks like a pussycat compared to the monster under which Adeline Yen Mah suffered. The author's memoir of life in mainland China and--after the 1949 revolution--Hong Kong is a gruesome chronicle of nonstop emotional abuse from her wealthy father and his beautiful, cruel s...