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Dear Ms. Smith, This is your first time teaching in Myanmar, so I really hope you have a great time here. We can’t buy really good books here, which is pretty sad. I’m really glad that you assigned us to read those awesome books, such as The Wave, during summer. I really enjoyed reading them. At the beginning of the school year; I read The Outsiders, the book was really exciting with many unexpected things even though the ending was a little weak, I still suggest you to read it. The current book that I’m reading is The Red Scarf Girl, a autobiography written by Ji-li Jiang. The book is about a girl who suffers before the Cultural Revolution in China. The story has a well going plot, which is much easier to understand and follow. The plot of the story is well going and easy to understand. Readers can easily identify the rising action, climax, falling action and resolution. The main idea of the book is telling how Ji-Li Jiang, the main character, struggles in her life before the revolution of China. The story took place in Shanghai, China. Most scenes took place in home, school, and her neighborhood. The rising action occurs when Ji-li was chosen to be audition to enroll a school that every Chinese student is dreaming to enroll. She really wishes to be in that school and thought that it would be such a great surprise for her family. But it wasn’t going like the way she was thinking; her father told her that the family background is bad; therefore she may not attend that school. This led the protagonist into problems.
The climax is when the Red Guard, Chairman Mao’s people invaded her house and when Ji-Li when to police department. The falling action starts when the family was looked down, Ji-li blamed herself for not hiding thing letter well enough. Resolution is when the resolution ends, Chairman Mao lost power, and when Ji-li realized that her family is most important, significant support during her hard times of resolution. In the book the author

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