Fleeing the Cultural Revolution, Nina Huang says goodbye to her boyfriend and steals across the bay to Hong Kong, afterward immigrating to the U.S. and later to Canada. Twice she travels back to China to reunite with her mother as well as friends, and to see how Chinese society and politics are evolving. Nina puts herself in dangerous situations and to interview and record her contemporaries’ life experiences in China. She finds herself needing to escape from the red terror once again.
Calls Across the Pacific by Zoe S Roy.