Sara Bongiorni is a writer and journalist who has worked at news-papers and business publications in California and Louisiana. Her "beat" has included international trade and its impact on local economies. Bongiorni has won local, state, and national awards for her articles, including a 2002 Best in Business award from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers for her part in a series on the impact of out-migration on the Louisiana economy. Bongiorni graduated from the University of California, San Diego, and holds a master's degree in journalism from Indiana University.
Chapter One: Farewell, My Concubine.
Chapter Two: Red Shoes.
Chapter Three: Rise and China.
Chapter Four: Manufacturing Dissent.
Chapter Five: A Modest Proposal.
Chapter Six: Mothers of Invention.
Chapter Seven: Summer of Discontent.
Chapter Eight: Red Tide.
Chapter Nine: China Dreams.
Chapter Ten: Meltdown.
Chapter Eleven: The China Season.
Chapter Twelve: Road's End.
About the Author.