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The leavers / a novel by Lisa Ko.

Ko, Lisa, (author.).

Available copies

  • 16 of 34 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

15 current holds with 34 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch FIC KO LEA (Text) 34207002075621 Adult Fiction Available -
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron FIC KO (Text) 75253000063419 Adult NEW Fiction Available -
Attica PL - Attica F KO, LISA (Text) 74231000117511 Adult Fiction On holds shelf -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville F KO L. (Text) 34706001564816 Adult Fiction On holds shelf -
Benton Co PL - Fowler F KO (Text) 34044000945988 Adult Fiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main FIC KO (Text) 36803001020259 FICTION On holds shelf -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington FIC KO (Text) 32572000610832 CVBPLC Adult Fiction On holds shelf -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC KO (Text) 39230031802141 Adult Books On holds shelf -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library FIC KO (Text) 33187004227472 Fiction (adult) Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Ko (Text) 36626103824884 2nd Floor Adult Fiction On holds shelf -
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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.
Children of undocumented immigrants.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Illegal aliens > Fiction.
Undocumented immigrants.
Undocumented immigrant women.
Deportation > Fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) > Fiction.

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