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Number Four will have a difficult life. These are the words that were uttered upon Ting-xing Ye's birth. Soon this prophecy would prove only too true. . . . Here is the real-life story about the fourth child in a family torn apart by China's Cultural Revolution. After the death of both of her parents, Ting-xing and her siblings endured brutal Red Guard attacks on their schools and even in their home. At the age of sixteen, Ting-xing is exiled to a prison farm far from the world she knows. How she struggled through years of constant terror while keeping her spirit intact is at the heart of My Name Is Number 4 . Haunting and inspiring, Ting-xing Ye's personal account of this horri?c period in history is one that no reader will soon forget.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780312379872
ISBN-10: 0312379870
Format: Paperback / softback
(213mm x 137mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Thomas Dunne Books
Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books
Publish Date: 2-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Ting-Xing Ye

Ting-xing Ye is the author of the international bestseller A Leaf in the Bitter Wind. Once an English interpreter for the Chinese government, she now lives in Canada.

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