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The conjoined : a novel / Jen Sookfong Lee.

Lee, Jen Sookfong (author.).
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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library FIC LEE (Text) 78551000527876 Fiction Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library FIC LEE (Text) 39206021271224 Fiction Available -
Peru PL - Peru FIC LEE J (Text) 53069000454406 ADULT FICTION Available -
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Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library FIC LEE (Text) 70741000140775 Adult Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781770412842
  • ISBN: 1770412840
  • Physical Description: 264 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto : ECW Press, [2016]

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Summary, etc.:
On a sunny May morning, social worker Jessica Campbell sorts through her mother's belongings after her recent funeral. In the basement, she makes a shocking discovery - two dead girls curled into the bottom of her mother's deep-chest freezers. She remembers a pair of teenaged sisters who lived with the family in 1988 as foster children: Casey and Jamie Cheng - troubled, beautiful, and wild. After six weeks, they disappeared; social workers, police officers, and Jessica herself assumed they had run away. As Jessica learns more about Casey, Jamie, and their troubled immigrant Chinese parents, she also unearths dark stories about Donna, whom she had always thought of as the perfect mother and foster mother. The complicated truths she uncovers force her to take stock of own life - her grief, a job she hates, and her tedious but safe relationship.
Target Audience Note:
840 Lexile.
Subject: Chinese > Canada > Fiction.
Conjoined twins > Fiction.
Runaway children > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Foster parents > Fiction.
Family secrets > Fiction.
Vancouver (B.C.) > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.

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