Sai Zhenzhu Pearl S. Buck two books one Nobel prize

The Continuing Adventures of Falstaff Wild

Pearl Sydenstricker Buckalso known by her Chinese name Sai Zhenzhu  was the  daughter of missionaries working in China.   What Pearl learned, in light of her parents activities was nothing short of remarkable, and she shared this through her writing becoming a best-selling fiction novelist.

Buck spent most of her early life 1934 in China. Her novel The Good Earth was her first best-selling book in the United States and won the Pulitzer Prize in 1932.

After which Pearl accepted an invitation to address a luncheon of Presbyterian women at the Astor Hotel in New York City. Her talk was titled “Is There a Case for the Foreign Missionary?” and her answer was a barely qualified “no”. She told her American audience that she welcomed Chinese to share her Christian faith, but argued that China did not need an institutional church dominated by missionaries

In 1938, she was awarded…

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Poet, Creative Writer, Essayist, Political Opinionist and Reviewer. Rock and Roll fix it man with two guitars, a spanner, some glue and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis! Michael aka Max struggles to balance his continued ill luck with the limits of his condition. He also is acutely aware of the difficulties facing M.E. suffers who are abused by the system. In addition to poetry and historical fiction Michael also writes delightful and original children’s stories. He is also considering the completion of the first installment of his imaginative historically accurate stories of ex-pats stranded far from home in Asia during War World II, ‘The Orange Dragon of Old Hanoi’ (Copyright 2007, 2014). ‘The Long Hard Highway’ is a collection of poems by aspiring British poet, writer and researcher of historical fiction, and children's author Michael J. Wormald. Self published for the first time on Amazon Kindle 2013. The Call of the Thunder Dragon Novel out now View all posts by Max

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