Mountain Girl, River Girl
A NovelBook - 2008
Pan-pan and Shui-lian, two teenage girls born miles apart in modern-day rural China, leave home with dreams of a better future in Beijing or Shanghai. As dreams turn slowly into nightmares, they cross paths and decide to face their challenges together. This is a powerful tale of friendship and a stark, authentic portrait of modern China.
Publisher: Toronto : Puffin Canada, 2008.
Characteristics: 213 pages ; 22 cm