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YA FIC LO
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409 pages ; 22 cm
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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.
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ISBN/ISSN
9780525555254 (hardcover)
0525555250 (hardcover)
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FIC LAB
Descript.
224 pages ; 24 cm
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"In 1964, at the height of the Cold War, Kate Landau, a young American expert on Russia, joins the CIA. Drawn to danger and adventure, she hopes to be sent to Moscow, but instead finds herself stuck in an office doing boring translations. When her big break comes, she's recruited to work undercover in New York City, investigating a KGB officer posing as a UN diplomat. The KGB officer is not a stranger. She'd met him in Moscow years before when he was a handsome university student named Max and she was a naive American college girl visiting the Soviet Union on a rare friendship tour. Max had been her first lover. She still treasures the little gold key he'd given her one memorable night in a Moscow park. When Kate and Max meet up again in New York and inevitably resume their love affair, it is passionate, but fraught with distrust and secret agendas."-- Provided by publisher.
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Genre
ISBN/ISSN
9781951627720 (hardcover)
1951627725 (hardcover)
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LT FIC WIL
Edition
First Harper Large Print edition.
Descript.
578 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
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Includes bibliographical references.
Summary
To save her sister, who, along with her American diplomat husband and children, is trapped behind the Iron Curtain, Ruth Macallister embarks on a dangerous mission, and as the sisters race toward safety, a dogged Soviet agent forces them to make a heartbreaking choice.
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ISBN/ISSN
9780063090231 (pbk. ; large print)
0063090236 (pbk. ; large print)
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