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Chinese Cinderella and the Secret Dragon Society The future belongs to you Should anyone insult you tell yourself this I am a child of destiny who will unite East and West and change the world After enduring abuse at the hands of her cruel stepmoth

  • Title: Chinese Cinderella and the Secret Dragon Society
  • Author: Adeline Yen Mah
  • ISBN: 9780060567361
  • Page: 271
  • Format: Paperback
  • Chinese Cinderella and the Secret Dragon Society By Adeline Yen Mah, The future belongs to you Should anyone insult you, tell yourself this I am a child of destiny who will unite East and West and change the world.After enduring abuse at the hands of her cruel stepmother, Chinese Cinderella CC seeks refuge at a martial arts school and joins a secret dragon society.Under the guidance of Grandma Wu, CC is introduced to the exciting worldThe future belongs to you Should anyone insult you, tell yourself this I am a child of destiny who will unite East and West and change the world.After enduring abuse at the hands of her cruel stepmother, Chinese Cinderella CC seeks refuge at a martial arts school and joins a secret dragon society.Under the guidance of Grandma Wu, CC is introduced to the exciting world of espionage as a part of the Chinese Resistance movement And when CC and her new comrades take on a daring mission to rescue a crew of WWII American airmen, they prove that true bravery knows no age barrier.

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    1. In Chinese Cinderella the True Story of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter, Adeline Yen Mah told the story of her life growing up in Shanghai, China during the 1940s as the daughter of a prosperous father and a cruel stepmother In Chinese Cinderella and the Secret Dragon Society, she has taken the same story and turned it into an exciting fantasy novel.Ye Xian, nicknamed Chinese Cinderella or CC, is 12 when her father throws her out of the house for being disrespectful to her stepmother She befriends [...]

    2. Yet another review by yours truly So here s the story I went to the library to pick up a few books, like I usually do, and I saw this amazing beauty on the shelf I just love the cover It has a dragon people A dragon Do you know how much I bloody love dragons It s one of the main reasons I love Eon but Allison Goodman so much Anyway, when I saw that cover and read what it was about, I just had to take it home with me I mean, it s about a girl who is treated harshly by her stepmother whilst being [...]

    3. Chinese Cinderella and the Secret Dragon Society written by a well loved author Adeline Yen Mah is a tale of a twelve year old girl living in Shanghai in the time of Japan invasion Its a brilliantly written book with history making historical events Most of the events based in this story are true which makes it so heart breaking to read because knowing that these happened to people, well tears you apart or Chinese Cinderella her Chinese name is Ye Xian ran away from home because her Niang step m [...]

    4. Chinese Cinderella And the Secret Dragon Society is a memoir of the author, Adeline Yen Mah It takes place in china during World War II.This book is about a young Chinese girl named Ye Xian or CC It all starts when she is kicked out of her house for calling her fathers girlfriend fathers new woman and not Niang Mama Once she is kicked out, she wanders around and stumbles upon the secret dragon society of wandering knights This is a secret organization that is wanted by the Japanese for helping t [...]

    5. This book was really fun to read because the plot the whole thing was just magnificent The time period of the story was during the time of world war II, where the Japanese had just bombed Pearl Harbor It was about a girl named Chinese Cinderella, CC for short, who goes to the Dragon Society, which are the people who help the Chinese in times of need My favorite part of the book was when CC fought against her stepmother for her rights I really liked that part because CC s stepmother was a complet [...]

    6. The book is about a chinese cinderella who was thrown out of her house by her cruel stepmother on to the dangerous streets of shanghai, she then takes refuge with Grandma Wu in her Martial Arts Academy There she becomes a part of a whole new family, making friends with three remarkable boys acrobats and learning kung fu One day the four children embark on a secret mission that changes their lives and the course of history forever

    7. i started to read this book because my friend had recommended this book for me because of the emotion and conflict it hase category on the bingo table is that it has a main character that is a femalee first thing i liked about this book was the start of it and how CC had been abused from her stepmother i liked that because of the detail wording in which the author described the feelings and hatred CC had towards her stepmother and father from her stepmother had done to her but also her father ne [...]

    8. Chinese Cinderella and the Secret Dragon Society by Adeline Yen Mah is a historical fiction story that will blow your mind I do not like reading, but this book grabbed my attention because I cannot imagine reading about a twelve year old girl going through the toughest moment of her life during the World War ll The book takes place in Shanghai, China about the main character, Ye Xian, who gets thrown out of the house by her father, she has nowhere to go, but to join a group of people that fights [...]

    9. Ye Xian dijuluki Chinese Cinderella oleh Bibi Sulung Dari inisial julukan itulah Ye Xian mendapat nama baratnya, CC Karena bertengkar dengan ibu tirinya, CC diusir dari rumahnya dan bergabung dengan kelompok Long Xia Hui Di kelompok itu, dia bersahabat dengan Sam, Marat dan David yang merupakan anak2 blasteran Mereka mendapatkan tugas untuk menyelamatkan pilot2 Amerika dari kekejaman tentara Jepang Cerita ini ditulis Adeline Yen Mah berdasarkan kejadian nyata yang terjadi di Cina pada Perang Dun [...]

    10. THIS BOOK WAS SUCCESSFUL IN MAKING ME CRY I first read this book in my last year of Primary School but I still find it to be engaging and inspiring at the same time as being heart wrenching It is the tale of twelve year old Ye Xian Chinese Cinderella who was living in Shanghai at the time of the Japanese invasion The novel is an updated exciting fictional and fantastical version of Adeline Yen Mah s childhood story from when she was growing up Chinese Cinderella the True Story of an Unwanted Chi [...]

    11. This book had a rather weak start, but I found it went better as I went along Some parts were a bit cheesy and unbelievable and the author explained Chinese philosophy to the point that I felt like I d been proselytized In the author s defense, this is JF and she was probably trying to give the reader enough background knowledge to follow the story.It s a quick read, engaging once I got past the beginning and once I made it halfway, I found it hard to put down This book takes place during WWII a [...]

    12. I decided to read this book because, a couple of mates of mine had recently skimmed through it and recommended to read it as it had a very touching story line This novel expresses the difference about diversity and is real cultural based about the Chinese traditions I don t usually enjoy reading non fiction stories but i definitely found the Chinese culture interesting The book was mainly based on a young girl that had grew up in a tough love environment, she had been through so much having been [...]

    13. Chinese Cinderella And The Secret Dragon Society by Adeline Yen Mah is a very interesting book It tells the story of CC and how she must deal with an abusive step mother while aiding a society The society s purpose is to aid the Allied Powers USA, France, UK, etc and to liberate China from the Japanese during WWII I really enjoyed this book The author crafted the characters in a way that let me connect with them and relate with them The author also changed the genre of the book from historical f [...]

    14. I think that this book was a really good one as it was a book about how Japan also becomes as greedy as the Germans for money and power, joins hands with them and snatches away the human rights from all the people in China It also shows as to how Ye Xian who is also known as CC Chinese Cinderella and her group of friends from the secret dragon society stands up to fight against the Japanese by helping the Americans who attack Japan for the first time ever in History all of these incidents occurr [...]

    15. I decided to read this book because it fits into one of the categorys on the bingo board This book fits into the category a book that teaches you about another culture other than your own This category is interesting because you learn about other peoples life styles and how they live My favourite quote from this quote is Please believe that one single positive dream is important than a thousand negative realities Something new i learned from this book is no matter how much you might dislike som [...]

    16. Inspired by the stories the budding writer Adeline Yen Mah used to write as a child, this book, Chinese Cinderella And The Secret Dragon Society is a fantasy novel, for children, based off the stories she used to write as a child as well as the movie Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo.This book is the second title I have read by Adeline Yen Mah and though it is not biographical, there are elements that I recognized from her autobiography, Chinese Cinderella.Read the rest of the review here metalrizon.wor [...]

    17. Chinese cinderella is about C.C or Chinese cinderella, who gets thrown out of her house when she calls her step mother fathers new woman But instead of begging to go back home like expected, she seeks refugee in with the people she saw performing on the streets when she went to her aunt s She is taken on a journey with Grandma Yu the person she seeks refugee from From helping injured american soldiers to rescuing Matt s brother, she does the most daring things But the most daring thing is facing [...]

    18. This fictional book presents another possible ending to the Chinese Cinderella story of Adeline Yen Mah s life CC has a distant father, a niang Chinese for mama, but really her father s live in girlfriend , and an adoring aunt After her niang tries to kill her, her father throws her out because she defends herself Left on the street, CC luckily runs into some new friends, members of the Dragon Society, and she begins a new life with a purpose The author weaves this story during World War II and [...]

    19. I find that this is a lovely read great for youngsters around the age 10 to 15 what I like about this book is that it s full of patriotism Teaching youngsters not to be racist and work together no matter the race and gender down side that I feel no so right is the mention of Marat making pork dumpling in this story , he is a muslim it is universal knowledge that muslim doesn t take pork it s a sentive subject here.overall I like the story here I wonder what will happen to CC after this.

    20. Although not a memoir, this novel by Adeline Yen Mah does incorporate the basic parts of her life such as being abused by her stepmother but in Chinese Cinderella and the Secret Dragon Society, she was able to run away After running away she runs into Grandma Wu who takes her in and introduces her to the Chinese Resistance during the 1940s There she gains a new family and learns martial arts and saves 5 injured Americans But her favorite aunt is killed after an attack from the Japanese and suspe [...]

    21. This was an enjoyable book that has some awesome words of wisdom from Grandma Wu My favourite part is when Grandma Wu and CC are doing the tea ceremony and the whole cockroach thing is very wise in my opinion It was clever the way Adeline Yen ma intertwined real history with fiction and I definitely learnt some new stuff about Chinese history and culture I found the Chinese zodiac thing interesting I have always been interested in Japan, but I guess China is close enough and I am fascinated with [...]

    22. After enduring abuse at the hands of her cruel stepmother, Chinese Cinderella seeks refuge at a martial arts school and joins a secret dragon society Under the guidance of Grandma Wu, she is introduced to the exciting world of espionage as a part of the Chinese Resistance movement And when she and her comrades take on a daring mission to rescue a crew of WWII American airmen, they prove that true bravery knows no age barrier Based on a real historical event during WWII.

    23. This was suggested to my by my daughter It was really an amazing story of courage and grit set in China just after the attacks on Pearl Harbor There were a lot of take aways from this story about compassion, unity, and strength in adversity It s a real gem that I would never have experienced had it not been for my older child Oh, did I also mention that it s a kung fu book with a female main character Yeah It is.

    24. I love the idea of friendship based on fate yet misfortune.I love the relationship CC has with her big Aunt and her 3 brothers, I love the character CC in total as she likes to read and is independent and stands for what she wants just like meI enjoyed reading her adventures with her new family and witnessing her accomplishments she achieved without Niang I am looking forward to reading Chinese Cinderella the secret story of an Unwanted Daughter

    25. A well written story but not one I will read again I was unlike many others not surprised at the war s brutality, since my mom was a child in WW2 too A good bit of knowledge about how the war was in Shanghai from a kid s point of view.

    26. I read this book 2 years ago and I only remember some parts of it The one big thing I remember is that after finishing this book, I cried a lot I m serious It was such a good book Even though the title of it sounds strange and not interesting, I highly recommend that you read this book

    27. When Chinese Cinderella is thrown out of her home by her cruel stepmother onto the dangerous streets of Shangai, she takes refuge with Grandma Wu in her Martial Arts Academy.There she becomes part of a whole new family, making friends with three remarkable acrobats and learning kung fu.

    28. This book was recommended to me by a friend and I highly enjoyed it I definitely recommend this one to everyone It s a must read

    29. I really love this book It was one of the first books that I have found myself loving and reading over and over

    30. After 2 chapters, I quit It was interesting, and I wanted to read it, but it sounded like a middle age woman reading a story to a fourth grader and I couldnt get into it.

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