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Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie
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Apr 30, 09

Read in April, 2009

This book is based on the rule of Mao Zedong on China. This book follows two young men named Luo and Ma and their lifes in a re-education camp. The meet a girl -the daughter of the tailor- properly named Little Seamstress and Luo is smitten with her. The book covers the story of Luo and Little Seamstress' love and how their life changes when they find out that a friend of theirs is holding a suitcase full of contraband books.
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