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Results for Chinese American teenagers Fiction.
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YA FIC LO
Descript.
409 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliog.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 407-408).
Summary
"Seventeen-year-old Lily Hu can't remember exactly when the question took root, but the answer was in full bloom the moment she and Kathleen Miller walked under the flashing neon sign of a lesbian bar called the Telegraph Club. America in 1954 is not a safe place for two girls to fall in love, especially not in Chinatown. Red-Scare paranoia threatens everyone, including Chinese Americans like Lily. With deportation looming over her father--despite his hard-won citizenship--Lily and Kath risk everything to let their love see the light of day"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject
Genre
Local Subj
ISBN/ISSN
9780525555254 (hardcover)
0525555250 (hardcover)
Bitter melon / Cara Chow. Chow, Cara, 1972-
Call #
YA FIC CHO
Descript.
309 p. ; 22 cm.
Audience
012-up.
Summary
With the encouragement of one of her teachers, a Chinese American high school senior asserts herself against her demanding, old-school mother and carves out an identity for herself in late 1980s San Francisco.
Subject
ISBN/ISSN
9781606841266
1606841262
9781606842041 (reinforced library binding)
1606842048 (reinforced library binding)
Call #
FIC KWO
Descript.
293 p. ; 21-24 cm.
Summary
Emigrating with her mother from Hong Kong to Brooklyn, Kimberly Chang begins a secret double life as an exceptional schoolgirl during the day and sweatshop worker at night, an existence also marked by her first crush and the pressure to save her family from poverty.
Awards
Alex Awards.
Local Note
Meadowdale paperback gift copy has 307 p.
Subject
Genre
ISBN/ISSN
9781594487569
9781594485152 (pbk.)
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