China Books

Year Title Author Result
1987 Life and Death in Shanghai Nien Cheng Gripping
2017 The Cultural Revolution Frank Dikotter Great
2001 River Town Peter Hessler good
2011 Country Driving Peter Hessler Great
2000 Thunder from the East Nicholas Kristof Optimistic
1931 The Good Earth Pearl S Buck Existential
1999 God's Chinese Son Jonathan Spense Lacking detail
1999 Waiting Ha Jin Meh
2011 The private life of Chairman Mao Tai Hung-chao Good but not clear how much is anti-Mao propaganda