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Girl on the verge

Author: Pintip Dunn
Publisher: New York, NY : Kensington Books, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Struggling with a disapproving grandparent and her inability to fit in with her white peers, a Thai-American high school senior in a small Kansas community secretly designs a clothing line that reflects both cultures.
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Genre/Form: YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship
Suspense fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pintip Dunn
ISBN: 149670360X 9781496703606
OCLC Number: 959950088
Notes: "Includes discussion questions"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 244 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Pintip Dunn.

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Struggling with a disapproving grandparent and her inability to fit in with her white peers, a Thai-American high school senior in a small Kansas community secretly designs a clothing line that reflects both cultures.

Kanchana is a Thai-American high school senior in a small Kansas town. She struggles with a disapproving grandparent and her inability to fit in with her white peers. By secretly designing clothing that reflects both cultures, she creates something uniquely her own. When her mother agrees to provide a home for Shelly, a teenage girl, the girl seems to want everything Kanchana has-- even the boy she has a crush on. Just how far will Shelly go to belong?

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