Tuesday, september 29, 2009 mao's last dancer: book vs movie. Editions for mao's last dancer: 0425201333 (paperback published in 2005), 067004024x (paperback published in 2003), 1741635241 (paperback published in 20. Our reading guide for mao's last dancer by li cunxin includes a book club discussion guide, book review, plot summary-synopsis and author bio. Based on an inspiring true story, this emotionally powerful crowd-pleaser emerged as one of the year's most talked about independent films it's the fascinat.
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