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Mao's last dancer is an epic rags-to-riches story, the book sometimes has a strange disingenuousness, as when he tells the tragic story of an accident that damaged the brain of one of. Mao’s last dancer by li cunxin young reader’s edition just this week i had finished reading the autobiography novel, ‘mao’s last dancer’ by li cunxin i found the book to be a very. Supersummary, a modern alternative to sparknotes and cliffsnotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes. When reviewing mao's last dancer think about the following: plot or structure of the story characterisation- how characters are drawn through description and dialogue.
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