• Inconvenient Daughter

    Inconvenient Daughter

    Sharkey, Lauren J.

    For transracial Long Island teen Rowan Kelly, adoption casts a long shadow, stretching all the way back to her obscure origins in Korea. Will she ever be truly wanted, and why does that matter?

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  • The Last Exiles

    The Last Exiles

    Shin, Ann

    Poor country boy Jin enjoys none of Suja's privilege among the elite of Pyongyang, but both are held in the tightening grip of an oppressive regime that does not look kindly upon their love.

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  • Lurkers

    Lurkers

    Tan, Sandi

    The residents of Santa Claus Lane in suburban Los Angeles may be a motley bunch with plenty of sordid problems, but twin sisters Rosemary and Miracle Park are pretty sure it's better than moving back to Korea.

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  • The Son of Good Fortune

    The Son of Good Fortune

    Tenorio, Lysley A.

    In this droll story of the devious resilience of those who don't belong, undocumented Filipino mother and son are forced to rely on each other as they navigate their way through their lives "tago ng tago," or "hiding and hiding."

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  • How to Pronounce Knife

    How to Pronounce Knife

    Thammavongsa, Souvankham

    Incisive short stories set among working class Lao immigrants present a panoramic tour of privilege as seen from the best vantage point: outside.

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  • The Majesties

    The Majesties

    Tsao, Tiffany

    Who poisoned the shark fin soup, and why? Gwendolyn, the only survivor of the freshly massacred Sulinado clan, may have the answer, but she's in a coma, in this twisted tale of superrich Chinese oligarchs of Indonesia.

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  • The Color of Air

    The Color of Air

    Tsukiyama, Gail

    Disgraced doctor Daniel Abe came home to Hilo in search of safe harbor. The volcano had other plans. Set against the historic 1935 eruption of Mauna Loa is a story of loss, resilience, and diverse characters thrown together in an all too literal melting pot.

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  • Tiare in Bloom

    Tiare in Bloom

    Vaite, Célestine Hitiura

    When orphan baby Tiare lands on his doorstep, Pito Tehana gets a second chance at parenthood, and just maybe to get back into his wife’s good graces. Third of an enchanting series of Tahitian family stories.

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  • The Chosen and the Beautiful

    The Chosen and the Beautiful

    Vo, Nghi

    The Jazz Age decadence of "The Great Gatsby," as viewed from the perspective of outré tennis pro Jordan Baker, here revealed to be a bisexual Vietnamese orphan with ambitions and appetites of her own.

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  • On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous

    On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous

    Vuong, Ocean

    A letter from a son to a mother who cannot read reveals the impact of the Vietnam War on their family history and provides a view into parts of the son's life that his mother has never known.

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