China has been classified as one of the rapid developing countries and a threat to America and other European great economies. Different writers have tried to explain the effects and impact that the growth will have on China and other parts of the world. China is a threat to other super power countries, as in a few years China will control the world as they will have out grown any economy. In his book ‘Can China Rise to Power Peacefully?’ John J. Mearsheimer establishes the growth of China and the possible effects that the growth will have on other countries. The book explains the growth of China and the potential challenges that might encounter. The paper is a critical review of John Mearsheimer work book ‘Can China Rise to Power Peacefully?’and takes the perspective that although china will develop and overtake America it will not raise peacefully.