Imagine reading an exciting novel where you actually learn concepts of acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. The setting is the tumultuous late 1800′s in mainland China. Master Liu, who is quite elderly, receives an anonymous message indicating his presence is required at his ancestral birth place. He has not seen his family in many years. Fearing something has happened to his older brother he leaves his austere lifestyle and takes his last student on the long trek home. On the perilous journey he teaches his protogey the basics of acupuncture and Chinese martial arts.
This exciting and informative novel is for everyone who has ever wanted to understand the intricacies of this powerful form of medicine. Yin Yang Theory, Five Element Theory, Feng Shui, Tai Chi Chuan, Qi Gong and the I-Ching are no longer just terms but concepts that have meaning for your daily life.
You will be absorbed learning new ideas right up to the last page when you relunctantly put the book down wanting to know more about the mind-body connection of Traditional Chinese Medicine.