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Sex and vanity : a novel

Author: Kevin Kwan
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2020] ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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On her very first morning on the island of Capri, Lucie Churchill sets eyes on George Zao-- and instantly can't stand him. Especially when he kisses her in the darkness of the ancient ruins of a Roman villa and they are caught by her snobbish, disapproving cousin Charlotte. The daughter of an American-born Chinese mother and a blue-blooded New York father, Lucie has always sublimated the Asian side of herself in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Fiction
Love stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kwan, Kevin,
Sex and vanity
New York : Doubleday, [2020]
(DLC) 2020011659
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Kwan
ISBN: 9780385546270 0385546270 9780385546362 038554636X
OCLC Number: 1143620593
Description: 315 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Kevin Kwan.

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On her very first morning on the island of Capri, Lucie Churchill sets eyes on George Zao-- and instantly can't stand him. Especially when he kisses her in the darkness of the ancient ruins of a Roman villa and they are caught by her snobbish, disapproving cousin Charlotte. The daughter of an American-born Chinese mother and a blue-blooded New York father, Lucie has always sublimated the Asian side of herself in favor of the white side, and she adamantly denies having feelings for George. Several years later, when George appears in East Hampton where Lucie is weekending with her new fiancé, Lucie finds herself drawn to George again. -- Adapted from jacket.

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