AP Reading List – Book-a-Day: The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts

Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a girlhood among ghosts by Maxine Hong Kingston if our recommendation for  our #Book-A-Day challenge.Author:  Maxine Hong Kingston

Category:  Fiction

Overview: A collection of memoirs by Maxine Hong Kingston based on living her Chinese heritage in the United States.

What they’re saying in the Prepwise staff room about The Woman Warrior:

Chris: “A unique story that is really five woven together.  Chances are you will be required to read this sometime during your education.  Embrace the opportunity.”

Ethan: “A staple of many college departments, The Woman Warrior provides insight into a large variety of disciplines. Kingston perfectly demonstrates how one’s culture plays a role in that person’s life.”


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