Abducted from his home by bandits, fifteen-year-old Wang Lee is rescued from slavery by a mysterious girl who introduces him to the Taiping Tienkuo, a secret society partly based on Christian principles and dedicated to the overthrow of the Manchu government.
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Katherine Paterson�is the renowned author of many� classic children�s books, including Bridge to Terabithia; The Great Gilly Hopkins; Lyddie; Jacob Have I Loved; Come Sing, Jimmy Jo; and The Master Puppeteer, among many others. Her work has won two Newbery Medals and a Newbery Honor, two National Book Awards, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award, and the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. She also served a term as the National Ambassador for Children�s Literature. Katherine lives in Vermont.�
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Book Description Avon Books, New York, 1984. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. No Jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 4478
Book Description Avon Books (Mm), 1993. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0380683040