The novel tells about an old story of rickshaw pullers, described a young, energetic risckshaw puller’s tragic life experiences. How he changed from an honest, hardworking, robust, camel-like positive spirit to a so called “gamer or looser” of life.
One sentence for recommendation:
This book reveals the dark side of the old Chinese society, accuses the ruling class of oppression of laboreres. It also shows empathy of the author towards the people at the bottom of the soceity in Beijing at the time.
Author: Lao She