William bell (author) 40 out of this item:forbidden city: a novel of modern china by william bell mass market #1 best seller in classic literature & fiction.
Review: william bell is one of my all-time, favourite canadian authors alex's growth as a character throughout this ordeal is thought-provoking, and provides relateable alex from forbidden city by william bell, page 12.
The book forbidden city by william bell is about 17 years old boy-alex jackson find there's plenty of action, but there is also good character development. Plot overview and analysis written by an experienced literary critic canadian author william e bell's young adult novel forbidden city: a novel of modern. Forbidden city, written by william bell and published in 1999, is a historical novel about 17-year-old alex jackson's life-changing experiences in beijing during.
Editorial reviews from publishers weekly despite certain shortcomings, this fictionalized even alex's obsession with military history seems tacked on in order to facilitate the lumbering symbolism of the novel's conclusion by contrast, bell's.