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Free food for millionaires [electronic resource]. Min Jin Lee.

Lee, Min Jin. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780446591478 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource

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FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST PACHINKONew York Times Book Review Editor's ChoiceNPR Fresh Air Top Ten Books of the YearUSA Today Top Ten Books of the YearThe Times (London) Top Ten Books of the YearIn her critically acclaimed debut, National Book Award finalist Min Jin Lee introduces the indelible Casey Han: a strong-willed, Queens-bred daughter of Korean immigrants who is addicted to a glamorous Manhattan lifestyle she cannot afford. Fresh out of Princeton with an economics degree, no job, and a popular white boyfriend, Casey is determined to carve a space for herself in the glittering world she craves-but at what cost?Lee's bestselling, sharp-eyed, sweeping epic of love, greed, and hunger-set in a landscape where millionaires scramble for the free lunches the poor are too proud to accept-is an addictively readable, startlingly sympathetic portrait of intergenerational strife and immigrant struggle, exposing the intricate layers of a community clinging to its old ways in a city packed with haves and have-nots.
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Electronic reproduction. New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2007. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1775 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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