The ghost bride / Yangsze Choo.
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|Brownstown PL - Brownstown||LPF CHOO (Text)||79361000097579||Large Print Fiction||Available||-|
|Indiana State Library - Indianapolis|| ISLM PS3603.H664 G49 2014 (Text)||00000105805972||Talking Books Large Type||Available||-|
|Indiana State Library - Indianapolis|| ISLM PS3603.H664 G49 2014 (Text)||00000105805964||Talking Books Large Type||Available||-|
|Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library||LP CHO (Text)||70743000137515||Large Print||Available||-|
|North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster||LP CHO Fant. Fic. (Text)||72436000109577||Large Print Books||Available||-|
|Thorntown PL - Thorntown||FIC CHO (Text)||30034001149866||Adult Fiction Books||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781410468611
- ISBN: 1410468615
- Physical Description: 595 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
- Edition: Large print edition.
- Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2014.
|Summary, etc.:|| 1893, Malaysia. Li Lan, the daughter of a genteel but bankrupt family, has few prospects. But fate intervenes when she receives an unusual proposal from the wealthy and powerful Lim family. They want her to become a ghost bride for the family's only son, who recently died under mysterious circumstances. Rarely practiced, a traditional ghost marriage is used to placate a restless spirit. Such a union would guarantee Li Lan a home for the rest of her days, but at a terrible price. After an ominous visit to the opulent Lim mansion, Li Lan finds herself haunted not only by her ghostly would-be suitor, but also by her desire for the Lim's handsome new heir, Tian Bai. Night after night, she is drawn into the shadowy parallel world of the Chinese afterlife, with its ghost cities, paper funeral offerings, vengeful spirits and monstrous bureaucracy -- including the mysterious Er Lang, a charming but unpredictable guardian spirit. Li Lan must uncover the Lim family's darkest secrets -- and the truth about her own family -- before she is trapped in this ghostly world forever.
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|Subject:||Young women > Malaysia > Fiction.
Chinese > Malaysia > Fiction.
Future life > Fiction.
Marriage > Fiction.
Malaysia > 19th century > Fiction.
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