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"A gorgeous achievement.”—Min Jin Lee, author of Pachinko
From the author of The Calligrapher’s Daughter comes the riveting story of two sisters, one raised in the United States, the other in South Korea, and the family that bound them together even as the Korean War kept them apart.
In 1948 Najin and Calvin Cho, with t$26.00ISBN: 9780374261597Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 14th, 2018
Maybe it’s the end of the world, but not for Candace Chen, a millennial, first-generation American and office drone meandering her way into adulthood in Ling Ma’s offbeat, wryly funny, apocalyptic satire, Severance.$16.95ISBN: 9781945814617Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Dzanc Books - October 9th, 2018
"Chaya Bhuvaneswar's debut collection maps with great assurance the intricate outer reaches of the human heart. What a bold, smart, exciting new voice, well worth listening to; what an elegant story collection to read and savor..""Stunning, evocative, electric...an exuberant collection."
-Lauren Groff, author of Florida
-Kirkus Reviews (starred)$26.99ISBN: 9780062645173Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: William Morrow - August 7th, 2018
“An immersive, heartbreaking story about war, passion, and the road not taken.” — People
“Heartrending . . . a stunning feat of lyricism.” — USA Today$18.99ISBN: 9781944700744Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Unnamed Press - October 16th, 2018
"Stephens' darkly comic, sharply irreverent, undeniably wise 'Great Adoption Novel' is an unexpectedly timely, not-to-be-missed, epic wild ride." --Booklist, *Starred Review*$27.00ISBN: 9780399178788Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Ballantine Books - August 14th, 2018
In a powerful debut novel about modern-day motherhood, immigration, and identity, a pregnant Chinese woman makes her way to California and stakes a claim to the American dream.
“Utterly absorbing.”—Celeste Ng • “A marvel of a first novel.”—O: The Oprah Magazine$16.95ISBN: 9780932112767Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Blair - October 23rd, 2018
In the title story of this timely and innovative collection, a young woman wearing a Prada coat attempts to redeem a coupon for plastic storage bins while her in-laws are at home watching the Chinese news and taking her private phone calls. It is the lively and wise juxtaposition of cultures, generations, and emotions that characterize May-lee Chai's amazing stories.$26.00ISBN: 9781616959449Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Soho Press - November 13th, 2018
Histories and personalities collide in this literary tour-de-force about the Philippines’ present and America’s past by the PEN Open Book Award–winning author of Gun Dealers’ Daughter.
$16.00ISBN: 9780735214446Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons - October 2nd, 2018
For fans of Min Jin Lee's Pachinko and Lilac Girls, the heartbreaking history of Korea is brought to life in this deeply moving and redemptive debut that follows two sisters separated by World War II.$25.95ISBN: 9781681777870Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Pegasus Books - August 7th, 2018
Based on a remarkable true story, the New York Times bestselling author of Please Look After Mom brilliantly images the life of Yi Jin, an orphan who would fall under the affections of the Empress and become a jewel in the late Joseon Court.$17.95ISBN: 9781551527314Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Arsenal Pulp Press - October 2nd, 2018
In this visionary novel by Larissa Lai--her first in sixteen years--a community of parthenogenic women, sent into exile by the male-dominated Salt Water City, goes to war against disease, technology, and powerful men that threaten them with extinction.