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An excess male / Maggie Shen King.

King, Maggie Shen, (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mooresville PL - Mooresville FIC KIN (Text) 37323005318111 NEW-BKS Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC King (Text) 31208912545573 new fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0062662554
  • ISBN: 9780062662552
  • Physical Description: 406 pages : 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : HARPER Voyager, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes reading group discussion guide.
Summary, etc.: China's one-child policy and its cultural preference for male heirs have created a society overrun by forty million unmarriageable men. By the year 2030, more than 25 percent of men in their late thirties will not have a family of their own. An Excess Male is the story of one such leftover man's quest for love and family under a State that seeks to glorify its past mistakes and impose order through authoritarian measures, reinvigorated communist ideals, and social engineering-- From back cover.
Subject: Marriage > China > Fiction.
China > Social life and customs > Fiction.
China > Fiction.

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