An award-winning, Beijing-born writer presents her debut novel. It is based on a true story of the public execution in nineteen-seventy-nine of a young woman who served in the Red Guard before denouncing communism.

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  • Yiyun Lee author of the award-winning short story collection,"A Thousand Years of Good Prayers."

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