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Miles from nowhere

Author: Nami Mun
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fleeing her 1980s Bronx family home in the wake of her unfaithful father's abandonment and her mother's mental illness, Korean teen Joon struggles through an adolescence marked by homeless shelters, addiction, and demeaning jobs.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nami Mun
ISBN: 9781594488542 1594488541 9781594483981 1594483981
OCLC Number: 213308991
Description: 288 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Shelter --
Nothing about Love or Pity --
Club Orchid --
Knowledge --
On the Bus --
With a Boy --
Avon --
Frank --
King's Manor --
In the tombs --
What we had --
At the employment agency --
Mr. McCommon.
Responsibility: Nami Mun.
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Fleeing her 1980s Bronx family home in the wake of her unfaithful father's abandonment and her mother's mental illness, Korean teen Joon struggles through an adolescence marked by homeless shelters, addiction, and demeaning jobs.

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