The Wangs Vs The World

Jade Chang Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The Wangs vs. the World is an outrageously funny tale about a wealthy Chinese-American family that “loses it all, then takes a healing, uproarious road trip across the United States” (Entertainmen

ISBN10 : 0544734203 , ISBN13 : 9780544734203

Page Number : 336

Behold The Dreamers

Imbolo Mbue Random House

Longlisted for a PEN Open Book Award • A compulsively readable debut novel about marriage, immigration, class, race, and the trapdoors in the American Dream—the unforgettable story of a young Came

ISBN10 : 0812998499 , ISBN13 : 9780812998498

Page Number : 416

The Year Of The Book

Andrea Cheng Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

In Chinese, peng you means friend. But in any language, all Anna knows for certain is that friendship is complicated. When Anna needs company, she turns to her books. Whether traveling through A Wrink

ISBN10 : 0547684576 , ISBN13 : 9780547684574

Page Number : 160

Tao Te Ching

Lao Tzu Penguin

A new presentation of the classic spiritual work places its eighty-one verses in an accessible format for both casual and serious students, in a new translation that seeks to illuminate the timeless r

ISBN10 : 9781585426188 , ISBN13 : 1585426180

Page Number : 103

Saint Mazie

Jami Attenberg Grand Central Publishing

Meet Mazie Phillips: big-hearted and bawdy, she's the truth-telling proprietress of The Venice, the famed New York City movie theater. It's the Jazz Age, with romance and booze aplenty--even when Proh

ISBN10 : 1455599883 , ISBN13 : 9781455599882

Page Number : 336

The Middlesteins

Jami Attenberg Grand Central Publishing

For more than thirty years, Edie and Richard Middlestein shared a solid family life together in the suburbs of Chicago. But now things are splintering apart, for one reason, it seems: Edie's enormous

ISBN10 : 1455507199 , ISBN13 : 9781455507191

Page Number : 288

Harmony And War

Yuan-kang Wang Columbia University Press

Confucianism has shaped a certain perception of Chinese security strategy, symbolized by the defensive, nonaggressive Great Wall. Many believe China is antimilitary and reluctant to use force against

ISBN10 : 0231151403 , ISBN13 : 9780231151405

Page Number : 352