(From the publisher):
Beijing. June 1989. And seventeen-year-old Alex - in China with his newscameraman father - finds himself caught up in the middle of a revolution. Peaceful student demonstrations are met with increasing ferocity from the government until, finally, the tanks start to roll into Tian An Square, the symbolic heart of the nation...Alex captures the terrible events on film - but can he get the tapes out so that the world will know the truth? Alone and in danger, he must trust the students to help him escape...
Original title: Forbidden City
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Suspense/Thriller
Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Historical Fiction→ Asia