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American panda

Author: Gloria Chao
Publisher: New York : Simon Pulse, 2019. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First Simon Pulse paperback editionView all editions and formats
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A freshman at MIT, seventeen-year-old Mei Lu tries to live up to her Taiwanese parents' expectations, but no amount of tradition, obligation, or guilt prevent her from hiding several truths--that she is a germaphobe who cannot become a doctor, she prefers dancing to biology, she decides to reconnect with her estranged older brother, and she is dating a Japanese boy. Can she find a way to be herself, before her web  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Juvenile works
Novels
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gloria Chao
ISBN: 1481499114 9781481499118
OCLC Number: 1056742615
Notes: "Contains excerpt of the next novel by Gloria Chao "Our Wayward fate."
Description: 310 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Gloria Chao.

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A freshman at MIT, seventeen-year-old Mei Lu tries to live up to her Taiwanese parents' expectations, but no amount of tradition, obligation, or guilt prevent her from hiding several truths--that she is a germaphobe who cannot become a doctor, she prefers dancing to biology, she decides to reconnect with her estranged older brother, and she is dating a Japanese boy. Can she find a way to be herself, before her web of lies unravels?

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