Factory Girl, Josanne La Valley
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Factory Girl

Author: Josanne La Valley

Narrator: Tavia Gilbert

Unabridged: 6 hr 57 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Dreamscape Media

Published: 01/24/2017

Genre: Young Adult Fiction - People & Places - Asia

Synopsis

In order to save her family's farm, Roshen, sixteen, must leave her rural home to work in a factory in the south of China. There she finds arduous and degrading conditions and contempt for her minority (Uyghur) background. Sustained by her bond with other Uyghur girls, Roshen is resolved to endure all to help her family and ultimately her people. A workplace survival story, this gritty, poignant account focuses on a courageous teen and illuminates the value-and cost-of freedom.

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