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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch FIC KO LEA (Text) 34207002075621 Adult Fiction Available -
Attica PL - Attica F KO, LISA (Text) 74231000117511 Adult Fiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville F KO L. (Text) 34706001564816 Adult Fiction Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler F KO (Text) 34044000945988 Adult Fiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main FIC KO (Text) 36803001020259 FICTION Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington FIC KO (Text) 32572000610832 CVBPLC Adult Fiction Checked out 12/03/2018
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver FIC KO LEA (Text) 34304000853500 Adult - Fiction Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC KO (Text) 39230031802141 Adult Books Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library FIC KO (Text) 33187004227472 Fiction (adult) Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood KO (Text) 36626103824884 Adult Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781616206888
  • ISBN: 1616206888
  • Physical Description: 338 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Published simultaneously in Canada by Thomas Allen & Son Limited."
Summary, etc.:
"One morning, Deming Guo's mother, an undocumented Chinese immigrant named Polly, goes to her job at the nail salon and never comes home. With his mother gone, eleven-year-old Deming is left with no one to care for him. He is eventually adopted by two white college professors who move him from the Bronx to a small town upstate. Set in New York and China, the Leavers is the story of how one boy comes into his own when everything he's loved has been taken away--and how a mother learns to live with the mistakes of her past"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
870L Lexile
Subject: Children of illegal aliens > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Illegal aliens > Fiction.
Deportation > Fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) > Fiction.

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