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My Korean deli : risking it all for a convenience store

Author: Ben Ryder Howe
Publisher: New York : Picador, 2012.
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It starts with a gift, when Ben Ryder Howe's wife, the daughter of Korean immigrants, decides to repay her parents' self-sacrifice by buying them a store. Howe, an editor at the rarefied Paris Review, agrees to go along. Things soon become a lot more complicated. After the business struggles, Howe finds himself living in the basement of his in-laws' Staten Island home, commuting to the Paris Review offices in George  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Howe, Ben Ryder.
My Korean deli
(OCoLC)740627085
Named Person: Ben Ryder Howe; Ben Ryder Howe
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Ryder Howe
ISBN: 9781429991377 1429991372
OCLC Number: 863499833
Description: 1 online resource (304 pages)
Responsibility: Ben Ryder Howe.

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It starts with a gift, when Ben Ryder Howe's wife, the daughter of Korean immigrants, decides to repay her parents' self-sacrifice by buying them a store. This book follows the store's tumultuous  Read more...

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"In this WASP-out-of-water tale of a "Paris Review" editor moonlighting as deli owner--or is it the other way around?--Howe plunges boldly into life's ultimate mysteries: marriage, money, Read more...

 
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