LITTLE WHITE DUCK: A CHILDHOOD IN CHINA
A collection of eight short stories co-written with Na Liu and based on her childhood memories of growing up in the post-Mao China during years of rapid social and economic change.
Perfect for historical nonfiction fans, Little White Duck gives an authentic look into the origins of modern China from the perspective of a child bringing rich details of a childhood in China to life.
"An innocent and brilliant child's-eye view of a country in transition."
–New York Times Book Review
"Extraordinary and visually haunting."
–Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"This picturesque treasure introduces Chinese culture through a personal perspective that is both delightful and though-provoking."
–School Library Journal, starred review
"Author and illustrator together give us an unvarnished and intimate account of real childhood: plain-speaking, rough-hewn, and very much down-to-earth."
–The Horn Book Magazine, starred review