Dragon Hearts: Love in China is the true story of a middle-aged American university professor who falls in love with her young Chinese colleague, with her Chinese students and their rich culture, and with nearly every man, woman, and child in Beijing. The dragon swallowed her whole. Dragon Hearts: Love in China is about hearts–Chinese hearts touching an American’s heart, and her heart touching theirs. It focuses on many aspects of love and adventures in Beijing and Inner Mongolia. This is a heartwarming story about good people who happen to live in the exotic Orient and who happen to be ruled by Communists. Page by page you will discover that Americans and Chinese are much more alike than different.