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Mambo in Chinatown

A Novel

Mambo in Chinatown( )
Author: Kwok, Jean
ISBN:978-1-101-63255-0
Publication Date:Jun 2014
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Riverhead Books
Book Format:Ebook
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Book Description:

From the bestselling author of Searching for Sylvie Lee and Girl in Translation, a novel about a young woman torn between her family duties in Chinatown and her escape into the world of ballroom dancing. Twenty-two-year-old Charlie Wong grew up in New York's Chinatown, the older daughter of a Beijing ballerina and a noodle maker. Though an ABC (America-born Chinese), Charlie's entire world has been limited to this small area. Now grown, she lives...
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Pages:384
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Author Biography
Kwok, Jean (Author)
Jean Kwok has a BA in English and American Literature from Harvard University and an MFA in Fiction from Columbia University. She taught at the University of Leiden and is an alumnus of the Amsterdam Writing Workshops. Jean's debut novel is entitled Girl in Translation. This 2010 novel has already been sold in eight countries. It made the IBooks Best Seller List in 2017.

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