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Pease Public Library FIC YANG 34598000872864 New Books Checked out 12/16/2020

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  • ISBN: 9781982100599
  • ISBN: 1982100591
  • Physical Description: 354 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2020.

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Ivy Lin is a thief and a liar--but you'd never know it by looking at her. Raised outside of Boston, she is taught how to pilfer items from yard sales and second-hand shops by her immigrant grandmother. Thieving allows Ivy to accumulate the trappings of a suburban teen--and, most importantly, to attract the attention of Gideon Speyer, the golden boy of a wealthy political family. But when Ivy's mother discovers her trespasses, punishment is swift and Ivy is sent to China, where her dream instantly evaporates. Years later, Ivy has grown into a poised yet restless young woman, haunted by her conflicting feelings about her upbringing and her family. Back in Boston, when she bumps into Sylvia Speyer, Gideon's sister, a reconnection with Gideon seems not only inevitable--it feels like fate. Provided by publisher.
Subject: Chinese American women > Fiction.
Theft > Fiction.
Upper class > Fiction.
Triangels (Interpersonal relations) > Fiction.
Love stories.
Romance fiction.

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