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The surprising power of a good dumpling

Author: Wai Chim
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2020. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First US editionView all editions and formats
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"Anna Chiu has her hands full. When she's not looking after her brother and sister or helping out at her father's restaurant, she's taking care of her mother, whose debilitating mental illness keeps her in bed most days. Her father's new delivery boy, Rory, is a welcome distraction and even though she knows that things aren't right at home, she's starting to feel like she could be a normal teen."--Publisher
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Young adult works
Fiction
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Novels
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wai Chim
ISBN: 1338656112 9781338656114 1338656112
OCLC Number: 1129165906
Description: 271 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Wai Chim.

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"Anna Chiu has her hands full. When she's not looking after her brother and sister or helping out at her father's restaurant, she's taking care of her mother, whose debilitating mental illness keeps her in bed most days. Her father's new delivery boy, Rory, is a welcome distraction and even though she knows that things aren't right at home, she's starting to feel like she could be a normal teen."--Publisher

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