Girl in translation [sound recording] / Jean Kwok.
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- 2 of 2 copies available at Bibliomation.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Bethel Public Library||CDBOOK F KWOK (Text to phone)||34030117398039||Adult Fiction CD||Available||-|
|Norfolk Library||CD KWO (Text to phone)||36058127875934||Adult Book on CD||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780307736185
- ISBN: 0307736180
- Physical Description: 8 sound discs (ca. 69 min. each) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Library ed.
- Publisher: Westminster, Md. : Books on Tape, p2010.
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Read by Grayce Wey.
When 11-year-old Kimberly Chang and her mother emigrate from Hong Kong to Brooklyn squalor, she quickly begins a secret double life: exceptional schoolgirl during the day, Chinatown sweatshop worker in the evenings. Disguising the more difficult truths of her life, like her secret love for a factory boy who shares none of her talent or ambition, Kimberly learns to constantly translate not just her language but herself back and forth between the worlds she straddles.
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