Blossoming in America

The Cooked Seed is a new memoir by well-known author Anchee Min.  This interestingcooked story recounts Ms. Min’s experiences in Communist China and her immigration to the U.S. It is a gripping story filled with struggle, heartbreak, and loss, tempered with a good deal of hope, wisdom, and honesty.

I am always fascinated with stories written by former inhabitants of China as they open my eyes to the reality of living in a Communist country.  This book also provided an immigrant’s window into the lives of Americans.  This book reminded me to count my blessings.

About dianeledet

Professional Writing Consultant, Graduate of DePaul University School for New Learning 2008
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s