The Diary of Ma Yan

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HarperCollins , New York
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Jan 01,  · The Diary of Ma Yan is told through the eyes of the ambitious young schoolgirl, Ma Yan. Ma Yan’s family is extremely poor and don’t have regular I believe Ma Yan’s message in The Diary of Ma Yan is that education and a hard ethic work is the only way out of poverty and starvation/5.

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Anything at all. In a drought-stricken corner of rural China/5(32). The Diary of Ma Yan: The Struggles and Hopes of a Chinese School Girl (马燕日记) is the diary of Chinese schoolgirl Ma Yan (马 燕), edited and published in the West by French journalist Pierre Haski.

In MarchHaski was filming a documentary on Chinese Muslims. Jun 23,  · Ma Yan's diary is the cold hard truth: life is hard, cold, and nothing like the dreamy, flowery life promised to Western children by Mr. Walt Disney. The dreams that come true in this part of the world come from the hard work and sacrifice of a mother's love, and a little girl's determination to go to school/5.

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This heartfelt diary inspired the creation of the Association for the Children of Ningxia (to which a portion of the book's proceeds will be donated), dedicated to helping others like Ma Yan stay.

Jun 23,  · But for Ma Yan, money is scarce, and the low wages paid for backbreaking work aren't always enough to pay school fees or even to provide enough food for herself and her family.

Ma Yan's heart-wrenching, honest diary chronicles her struggle to escape hardship through her persistent, sometimes desperate, attempts to continue her schooling. Ma Yan was a teenager, thirteen and fourteen, from Ningxia, China, when she wrote these diary entries.

At sixteen, Ma Yan hoped to attend a university: "I want to study journalism," she said. "My purpose is to keep the whole world informed, to report the poverty and real life in this area."/5. Sep 08,  · First published in France inthe diary of ma yan created an outpouring of support for this courageous teenager and others like her -- support that led to the creation of an international organization dedicated to helping these children all because of one ordinary girl's extraordinary diary.

The Diary of Ma Yan made me appreciate the life I have. Like Ma Yan’s parents, mine worked hard to provide good education for me and my sister, but as Pierre Haski mentioned in a letter from Paris, Ma Yan’s diary “is a lesson for all of us who didn’t have to experience hardship on the way to education and building our futures.”.

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But for Ma Yan, money is scarce, and the low wages paid for backbreaking work aren't always enough to pay school fees or even to provide enough food for herself and her family. Ma Yan's heart-wrenching, honest diary chronicles her struggle to escape hardship through her persistent, sometimes desperate, attempts to continue her schooling.

Jul 20,  · Buy The Diary Of Ma Yan: The Life of a Chinese Schoolgirl New Ed by Ma Yan (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4). Aug 15,  · Haski notes in one of his pieces accompanying the diary text that the average annual income of Ma Yan's village is yuan, compared with the Chinese average of.

Sep 08,  · Read "The Diary of Ma Yan The Struggles and Hopes of a Chinese Schoolgirl" by Ma Yan available from Rakuten Kobo. Wednesday, November 7 My father gave me and my brother a little money. My stomach is all twisted up with hunger, but I Brand: Harpercollins.

First published in France inthe diary of ma yan created an outpouring of support for this courageous teenager and others like her -- support that led to the creation of an international organization dedicated to helping these children all because of one ordinary girl's extraordinary diary.

Ma Yan lived in a remote province in China, longing to have enough money to go to school. So she wrote a passionate letter which, along with her diary, came into the possession of a Western Read more. Mar 24,  · Article on Ma Yan, year-old Chinese girl whose book, Ma Yan's Diary: The Diary of A Chinese Schoolgirl, has sold 45, copies in France and.

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Diary Of Ma Yan The Struggles And Hopes Of A Chinese Schoolgirl SAVE TO LIST. Ma Yan BORNNingxia, China AGE 16 EDUCATION Boarding school in Yuwang, China FIRST DIARY Ma Yan’s father used the pages of her first diary for rolling papers. This is her second one. HOW SHE WAS DISCOVERED A French reporter, Pierre Haski, discovered the diary and wrote a story about her.

A French publisher read it, and published her. Nov 15,  · As described in an early chapter, Pierre Haski, a French journalist, visited this region inand Ma Yan's mother thrust the girl's diary into his hands; intrigued, he began to explore the story of Ma Yan, first publishing part of her diary in a French newspaper and then editing the publication of this book for young readers.

Get this from a library. The diary of Ma Yan: the struggles and hopes of a Chinese schoolgirl. [Yan Ma; Pierre Haski] -- Ma Yan's diary chronicles her struggle to escape the desperate poverty in rural China through education. But, with so little money to pay the fees, she must be persistent and resourceful.

First published in France inThe Diary of Ma Yan created an outpouring of support for this courageous teenager and others like her -- support that led to the creation of an international organization dedicated to helping these children all because of one ordinary girl's extraordinary diary.

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NUMBER OF PAGES 5:representatives: The entrusted instead of personal service. QUOTE Ma Yan always stay with her friend,when Ma Yan is sad her friend will said don't worry,I'm here. WHAT IS THE BOOK MAINLY ABOUT. Ma Yan is grow up and she help other people PAGE NUMBER:1 Main.

May 31,  · First published in France inthe diary of ma yan created an outpouring of support for this courageous teenager and others like her -- support that led to the creation of an international organization dedicated to helping these children all because of one ordinary girl's extraordinary diary.4/5(6).

Not only is the diary published, but a fund was set up to help Ma Yan and other children of Ningxia continue their education. The book contains additional information about Ma Yan continuing her education in France at the Sorbonne. More information and video clips can be found at viewyoursitedemo.com A French journalist originally helped publish the diary of Ma Yan, a fourteen-year-old Chinese girl who struggled to stay in school and receive an education under grueling circumstances.

Ma Yan is the first in her family to have a real chance at getting out of the poverty and backbreaking work that has beaten down her family for generations. When Ma Yan’s mother gave her daughter’s diaries to a foreign journalist it paved the way for an incredible outpouring of love and financial support not only for Ma Yan but for other poverty-stricken children in China.

Her journals were translated and published as, The Diary of Ma Yan. Free Online Library: The diary of Ma Yan: the life of a Chinese schoolgirl.(Media, Excerpt) by "Junior Scholastic"; Education Children's books Educational aspects Excerpts Chinese students Personal narratives Education, Primary Methods Family life Primary education.

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Author Ma, Yan, Preferred Title Journal de Ma Yan. English Title The diary of Ma Yan: the struggles and hopes of a Chinese schoolgirl / edited and introduced by Pierre Haski ; translated from the French by Lisa Appignanesi.Wednesday, November 7 My father gave me and my brother a little money.

My stomach is all twisted up with hunger, but I don't want to spend the money on anything as frivolous as food. Because it's money my parents earn with their sweat and blood. I have to study well so that I won't ever again be tor.Ma Yan's Diary Giving Voice to the Voiceless "Ma Yan's Diary," in which year-old Ma Yan expresses her strong desire for education, has fascinated international publishers and been described as.