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Little fires everywhere : regular print book discussion kit

Author: Celeste Ng
Publisher: Henderson, Kentucky : Assembled by the Henderson County Public Library, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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In Shaker Heights, a placid, progressive suburb of Cleveland, everything is planned - from the layout of the winding roads, to the colors of the houses, to the successful lives its residents will go on to lead. And no one embodies this spirit more than Elena Richardson, whose guiding principle is playing by the rules. Enter Mia Warren - an enigmatic artist and single mother - who arrives in this idyllic bubble with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Celeste Ng
ISBN: 9780735224315 0735224315 9780525498773 052549877X
OCLC Number: 1114339048
Notes: Edition of book used: Penguin Books, 2019.
Edition of LT book used: Random House Large Print, 2019.
For in-state use only. Requests must be submitted by Kentucky public libraries.
Description: 15 books (338, 12 pages), 1 large type book (485 pages), 1 discussion guide ; in plastic container
Responsibility: Celeste Ng.

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In Shaker Heights, a placid, progressive suburb of Cleveland, everything is planned - from the layout of the winding roads, to the colors of the houses, to the successful lives its residents will go on to lead. And no one embodies this spirit more than Elena Richardson, whose guiding principle is playing by the rules. Enter Mia Warren - an enigmatic artist and single mother - who arrives in this idyllic bubble with her teenaged daughter Pearl, and rents a house from the Richardsons. Soon Mia and Pearl become more than tenants: all four Richardson children are drawn to the mother-daughter pair. But Mia carries with her a mysterious past and a disregard for the status quo that threatens to upend this carefully ordered community. When old family friends of the Richardsons attempt to adopt a Chinese-American baby, a custody battle erupts that dramatically divides the town--and puts Mia and Elena on opposing sides.

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