Girl in translation
—Kwok, Jean.
Book
2011
10 available of 10 items

Caught between the pressure to succeed in America, her duty to their family, and her own personal desires, Kimberly Chang, an immigrant girl from Hong Kong, learns to constantly translate not just her language but herself back and forth between the worlds she straddles.

Item Details
Subjects:
Chinese -- New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.
Chinese -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.
Chinese American teenagers -- Fiction.
Chinese Americans -- Fiction.
Immigrants -- Fiction.
Mother-daughter relationship -- Fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.
Teenagers -- Fiction.
Women immigrants -- Fiction.
Genre:
Bildungsromans.
ISBN:
9781905490622 (pbk.)
9781594487569
9781594485152
1905490623 (pbk.)
1594487561
1594485151
Edition:
1st Riverhead trade paperback ed.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Riverhead Books, 2011, c2010.
Description:
307 p. ; 20 cm.
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