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星期四, 12月 08, 2016

張斯麗 12/10 到 BCNC 談新書 " Under the Red Moon"


Join local author Amy Kwei (張斯麗) for lunch as she reads her new book “Under the Red Moon”
Set in Shanghai, Hong Kong, and New York, the novel takes readers on a journey from the Nanking Massacre and Korean War to the Great Leap Forward, British colonial rule in Hong Kong and immigration to America. The stories of the sisters are interwoven and culminate during the Cultural Revolution.  This is the third book by Amy Kwei.
Three sisters of the Huang clan disperse during World War II.  Golden Ball attends Syracuse University in New York, Silver Bell attends a nearby American high school and Coral Bell, the youngest, remains in Shanghai along with her mother, a concubine.  Set in Shanghai, Hong Kong, and New York, the novel takes readers on a journey from the Nanking Massacre and Korean War to the Great Leap Forward, British colonial rule in Hong Kong and immigration to America.   The stories of the sisters are interwoven and culminate during the Cultural Revolution. 
Under the Red Moon by Amy Kwei
Saturday, December 10 | 12:00-2:00 PM
BCNC | 38 Ash Street | Boston, MA 02111
A $25 ticket purchase includes lunch and a signed book. Proceeds will benefit BCNC's family-centered programs for children, youth, and adults. 
*** Your donation will be matched by a $40,000 challenge grant from the Amelia Peabody Foundation to support BCNC Quincy Youth Programs. Double the impact of your gift! ***
For additional questions, please contact Jean Quintal at jean.quintal@bcnc.netor 617-635-2540