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The leavers : a novel / Lisa Ko.

Ko, Lisa, author. (Author).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Town of Hanover Libraries.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Etna Library FIC KO 31257000257526 New items Checked out 02/14/2018
Howe Library FIC KO 31254003395502 New books - Main floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781616206888
  • Physical Description: 338 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Published simultaneously in Canada by Thomas Allen & Son Limited"--Copyright page.
Summary, etc.: "One morning, Deming Guo's mother, an undocumented Chinese immigrant named Polly, goes to her job at the nail salon and never comes home. With his mother gone, eleven-year-old Deming is left with no one to care for him. He is eventually adopted by two white college professors who move him from the Bronx to a small town upstate"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Children of illegal aliens > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Illegal aliens > Fiction.
Deportation > Fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) > Fiction.

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