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The conjoined : a novel / Jen Sookfong Lee.

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

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Danville-Center Township Public Library - Danville F Lee (Text) 32604000222244 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville FIC LEE (Text) 78551000527876 New Books Available -
Peru Public Library - Peru FIC LEE J (Text) 53069000454406 NEW BOOK Checked out 12/09/2016
Princeton Public Library - Princeton Fic Lee (Text) 30890000616514 New Adult Materials Upper level Available -
Spencer County Public Library - Rockport FIC LEE (Text) 70741000140775 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

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

Content descriptions

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.
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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