Anchee Min - The Cooked Seed: A Memoir
Min’s sequel to Red Azalea, her 1994 memoir of growing up during China’s Cultural Revolution, looks back at her difficult early years in America. To learn English, Min watched Sesame Street; to make ends meet she worked five jobs at once. She married and divorced. But she also had a daughter she loved, published successful novels, and married again, happily this time.