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World and town : a novel / Gish Jen.

Author/Creator:
Jen, Gish.
Publication:
New York : Vintage Books, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
466 p. ; 21 cm.
Edition:
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
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Subjects:
Chinese American women -- Fiction.
Widows -- Fiction.
Cambodian Americans -- Fiction.
Refugee families -- Fiction.
City and town life -- Fiction.
Cambodian Americans.
Chinese American women.
City and town life.
Refugee families.
Widows.
Form/Genre:
Fiction.
Summary:
Two years after burying her husband and best friend, 68-year-old Hattie Kong moves to a small New England town where she is joined by a Cambodian family and reunited with an ex-lover before tackling challenges in the form of fundamentalist Christians and struggling family farms.
ISBN:
9780307473301
0307473309