Win me something
(Book - Regular Print)

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Portland, Oregon : Tin House, 2021.
First US edition.
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263 pages ; 22 cm
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Sedona Public Library - Fiction Books
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Book - Regular Print
9781951142735, 195114273X


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Includes a Reader's guide.
"Willa Chen has never quite fit in. Growing up as a biracial Chinese American girl in New Jersey, Willa felt both hypervisible and unseen, too Asian to fit in at her mostly white school, and too white to speak to the few Asian kids around. After her parents' early divorce, they both remarried and started new families, and Willa grew up feeling outside of their new lives, too. For years, Willa does her best to stifle her feelings of loneliness, drifting through high school and then college as she tries to quiet the unease inside her. But when she begins working for the Adriens-a wealthy white family in Tribeca-as a nanny for their daughter, Bijou, Willa is confronted with all of the things she never had. As she draws closer to the family and eventually moves in with them, Willa finds herself questioning who she is, and revisiting a childhood where she never felt fully at home. Self-examining and fraught with the emotions of a family who fails and loves in equal measure, Win Me Something is a nuanced coming-of-age debut about the irreparable fissures between people, and a young woman who asks what it really means to belong, and how she might begin to define her own life"--,Provided by publisher.


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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Wu, K. L. (2021). Win me something (First US edition.). Tin House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Wu, Kyle Lucia, 1989-. 2021. Win Me Something. Portland, Oregon: Tin House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Wu, Kyle Lucia, 1989-. Win Me Something Portland, Oregon: Tin House, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Wu, Kyle Lucia. Win Me Something First US edition., Tin House, 2021.

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