The powerful yet touching memoir of a Chinese-American woman and her grandmother by an extraordinarily talented author who has been compared to Amy Tan and Maxine Hong Kingston. Leslie Li belongs to the illustrious Li family of Guilin, China. Her paternal grandfather, Li Zongren, was China's first elected vice president, to whom Chiang Kai-shek left control of the country when he fled to Formosa. Leslie's father was studying in the US when he met and married her American-born mother.Recipes. Steamed Pork Patty with Water Chestnuts and Dried Chinese Mushrooms Beef and Tomatoes in Oyster Sauce ... Festival Savory Zongzi Steamed RedBean Buns PREFACE SUCKING ON A STONE When we were little , my Recipes.
|Title||:||Daughter of Heaven|
|Publisher||:||Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. - 2013-12-13|