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5 edition of Snow Flower found in the catalog.

Snow Flower

by Jane Toombs

  • 230 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Amber Quill Press, LLC. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Romance / Historical Romance,
  • Fiction / Romance / Historical

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12379242M
    ISBN 101592797067
    ISBN 109781592797066

      "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan" is a lovely, delicate story of two women in nineteenth-century China, who pledge themselves to be soul-mates for life at the young age of seven. Although the truth is stretched to accommodate the relationship, the laotongs are supposed to   I know that Madame Wang matched Snow Flower with Lily out of love for her niece, and I don't have a problem with that. Without a laotong, there would be very little hope for Snow Flower's future. I don't think that Lily has a problem with why Madame Wang matched her to Snwo Flower either, especially since she loves Snow Flower so ://

      teaching ideas about this book random house, r’s guide 2 Snow Flower and the Secret Fangrew out of author Lisa See’s reading about nu shu, the phonetic written language used exclusively and secretively by women in Jiangyong County in Snow Flower and the Secret Fan A Novel (Book): See, Lisa: An old woman in nineteenth-century China reminisces about a life-long friendship and how it was maintained using letters composed in nu shu, a secret "women's writing" but threatened by a ://

    In Snow Flower, Lily sees the possibility for both of these desires—the desire to be loved and the desire to be acceptable in cultured society—to be met. Lily says of Snow Flower, “Lying next to her, looking at her face in the moonlight, feeling the delicate weight of her small hand on my cheek, listening to her breathing deepen, I   雨山 评论 Snow Flower and the Secret Fan 5 许多读者对于这本书的诟病不外于抱怨作者身为外国人拿中国元素当噱头,甚至口口声声指责作者丑化中国。


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The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Lisa See. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this historical, historical fiction story are Snowflower, :// Snow Flower book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Born as an undersized puppy, Arara has been constantly bullied by the bi   Snow Snow Flower book and Lily stepped out of the pages of this book and into my Snow Flower book.

See created an entire lifetime of a woman's experience in ancient Asia and beautifully crafted her character in a way that made Lily's climb from oppression to honor realistically come to life for me, a large-boned, large-footed Caucasian with "feet that flap like fish."   Thank you so much for sending me an advance copy of "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan." Not since "Memoirs of a Geisha" have I read a book so vivid and brilliant in its depiction of Asian history.

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Summary | Excerpt | Reading Guide | Reviews | Beyond the book | Readalikes | Genres & Themes | Author Bio. Snow Flower Accordingly, Lily became laotong with Snow Flower, a charming girl from an upper-class household.

Together, the two begin a friendship and intimate nu shu correspondence that develops with them through years of house training, marriages, childbirths and changes in social ://   Snow Flower and the Secret Fan is a brilliantly realistic journey back to an era of Chinese history that is as deeply moving as it is sorrowful.

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49 likes. A work of exceptional beauty has been created!. Snow Flower, a new story with all the magic and Old World charm you've come to expect from a ://   在英文描写之下,snow flower和lily之间的感情读起来很别扭,是的,很别扭。 我感受到一种生硬和套路,情节上也没有给我带来足够的感情波澜与感动,不太能理解这种感情,作者写作时间跨度跳跃性太大,虽然着重描写了她们两个之间的一些互动,但感觉不够深入,或者说,有的片段太深入,反而 Flowers in the Snow.

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With the period detail and profound resonance of Memoirs of a Geisha, this lyrical and emot Book Club Questions for Snow Flower and the Secret Fan.

Lily endures excruciating pain in order to have her feet bound. What reasons are given for this dangerous practice. Did See’s descriptions of footbinding remind you of any Western traditions.

If some men in 19th-century China knew about nu shu and “old same” friendships, why. Snow Flower and the Secret Fan is a brilliantly realistic journey back to an era of Chinese history that is as deeply moving as it is sorrowful.

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Wired Internet is free, and this condo also features an outdoor pool. All rooms have kitchens and DVD ://Summary Lisa See’s novel Snow Flower and the Secret Fan takes place in China during the is the main character and first-person narrator of her life story.

As the novel opens, she is