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The piano teacher : a novel

Author: Janice Y K Lee
Publisher: New York : Viking, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Provincial English newlywed Claire Pendleton accompanies her husband to Hong Kong where she is hired by the powerful and wealthy Chen family as a piano teacher. She is seduced by the social life of Hong Kong's expatriate community, and begins an affair with the Chens' driver, Will Truesdale, an enigmatic Englishman with a devastating past.

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Genre/Form: Love stories
Romance fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janice Y K Lee
ISBN: 9780670020485 0670020486 9780007286386 0007286384 9780143116530 0143116533
OCLC Number: 302420002
Notes: "First published in 2008 by Viking Penguin."
Description: 328 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Janice Y.K. Lee.


Ambitious, exotic, and a classic book club read, 'The Piano Teacher' is a combination of 'Tenko' meets 'The Remains of the Day'.  Read more...


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''This is a rare and exquisite story. It does exactly what a great novel should do - transports you out of time, out of place, into a world you can feel on your very skin' Elizabeth Gilbert, author Read more...

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