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World and town : a novel

Author: Gish Jen
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage Contemporaries edView all editions and formats
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Two years after burying her husband and best friend, 68-year-old Hattie Kong moves to a small New England town where she is joined by a Cambodian family and reunited with an ex-lover before tackling challenges in the form of fundamentalist Christians and struggling family farms.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Domestic fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gish Jen
ISBN: 9780307473301 0307473309
OCLC Number: 697261658
Description: 466 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Prologue : a lost world --
Hattie I : I'll but lie and bleed awhile --
Sophy : how they even got here --
Hattie II : rising to fight again --
Everett : what went wrong, now --
Hattie III : the pride of Riverlake.
Responsibility: Gish Jen.

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Two years after burying her husband and best friend, 68-year-old Hattie Kong moves to a small New England town where she is joined by a Cambodian family and reunited with an ex-lover before tackling challenges in the form of fundamentalist Christians and struggling family farms.

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