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How to pronounce knife : stories

Author: Souvankham Thammavongsa; James Tang; Kulap Vilaysack
Publisher: Toronto : CELA, Toronto : CNIB, 2021. 2021.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : CD for computer : MP3 : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Told with compassion and wry humour, these stories honour characters struggling to find their bearings far from home, even as they do the necessary "grunt work of the world."A young man painting nails at the local salon. A woman plucking feathers at a chicken processing plant. A father who packs furniture to move into homes he'll never afford. A housewife learning English from daytime soap operas. An indelible  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Souvankham Thammavongsa; James Tang; Kulap Vilaysack
ISBN: 9780221084782 0221084789
OCLC Number: 1231736672
Performer(s): Read by James Tang, Kulap Vilaysack.
Reproduction Notes: DAISY reproduction. New York : Penguin Random House, 2020.
Description: 1 computer laser optical disc (2 hrs., 59 min.) : sound, 12cm.
Details: Digital to DAISY.; DAISY 2.02 standard; MP3 compression at 32 kbps.
Responsibility: Souvankham Thammavongsa.

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Told with compassion and wry humour, these stories honour characters struggling to find their bearings far from home, even as they do the necessary "grunt work of the world."A young man painting nails at the local salon. A woman plucking feathers at a chicken processing plant. A father who packs furniture to move into homes he'll never afford. A housewife learning English from daytime soap operas. An indelible portrait of watchful children, wounded men, and restless women caught between cultures, languages, and values. 2020.

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