When A Girl Is BornBook - 2001
An exciting novel set in China at the turn of the last century about a fourteen year old girl called Ko-Chin who is married off in an arranged marriage. She's been taught to obey her husband and be a good and dutiful wife - but her husband is a reformer who believes she should think forherself. Soon they are both caught up in a rebellion and Ko-Chin has to decide between her old traditions and the new western ways.* Combines historical accuracy with a fast-moving and exciting plot
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2001, c1993.
Branch Call Number: YA FIC Grant
Characteristics: 136 p.