The Thorn of Lion City - Lum, Lucy

An intense and emotive memoir of one girl's difficult family upbringing in a Singaporean Chinese family during the Second World War. Lucy Lum was the third of seven children, born in Singapore in 1933 into a Chinese immigrant family ruled with an iron hand by Popo, her fearsome and superstitious grandmother. Popo is a firm believer in the old ways ...

The Thorn of Lion City 2008, HarperPerennial, London

ISBN-13: 9780007200351

Mass-market paperback