Daughter of Xanadu

Daughter of Xanadu

By Dori Jones Yang

Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers, Library Binding, 9780385907781, 335pp.

Publication Date: January 11, 2011



About the Author
Yulin Wang Rittenberg was working at Radio Peking when she met her husband, American Sidney Rittenberg. She and her children suffered persecution when he was imprisoned on false charges of spying. Now in her 80s and retired in the U.S., Yulin reflects on the tumultuous years of the Cultural Revolution and what she learned from her personal trauma.