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The unpassing

Author: Chia-Chia Lin
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A searing debut novel that explores community, identity, and the myth of the American dream through an immigrant family in Alaska In Chia-Chia Lin's debut novel, The Unpassing, we meet a Taiwanese immigrant family of six struggling to make ends meet on the outskirts of Anchorage, Alaska. The father, hardworking but beaten down, is employed as a plumber and repairman, while the mother, a loving, strong-willed, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Domestic fiction
Fiction
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Lin, Chia-Chia, 1981-
Unpassing.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019
(DLC) 2018044059
(OCoLC)1036205961
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chia-Chia Lin
ISBN: 9780374719456 0374719454
OCLC Number: 1100587521
Description: 1 online resource (278 pages)
Responsibility: Chia-Chia Lin.

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