A thin slice of heaven / Paul Wah.Material type: TextPublisher: [Lower Hutt] : Paul Wah, Copyright date: ©2018Description: 367 pages ; 21 cmISBN:
- Thin slice of heaven = Tiāntáng bópiàn [Cover title]
- NZ823.3 23
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A historical novel recounting the adventures of the author's great-grandfather, Ng Leung Kee, who migrated to New Zealand in 1880 and set up a successful Chinese merchant business in Wellington. Ng Leung Kee returned to Tiansum, China in 1922, to take his grandson Leslie to receive a Chinese education. They faced significant challenges, including the kidnapping of Leslie by bandits, during a period of tumultuous political, economic and social conditions in China.
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