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Dead Man's Gold and Other Stories
These ten original ghost stories dramatize the history of Chinese immigration to North America -- from the poor village men who first came searching for gold in the late 1850s to the new immigrants who arrived from Hong Kong in the wake of the Cultural Revolution. These stories describe the resilience and struggle of people trying to make new lives for themselves in a stra ...more
Paperback, 104 pages
Published November 1st 2003 by Groundwood Books
(first published 2002)
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I just read a excellent book, Dead Man's Gold and Other Stories Dead Man's Gold and Other Stories by Paul Yee. Their is many short ghost stories in it. Their is many different unique characters in these stories .The best parts of the stories is when their is stuff about ghosts in them and when there is mystery in the stories. Their are many cool different main characters in the stories. I liked this book because it's very entertaining and interesting. If you like books about horror or mystery, t ...more
Paul Yee never planned to be an author but got published in 1983 and followed up with over twenty books in his area of obsession: Chinese immigrants to North America. He wrote mostly for young readers, from picture books to Young Adult fiction, as well as histories for everyone. His university degrees in history, plus working as an archivist, plunged him into researching the past. His work has bee ...moreMore about Paul Yee...