Title: Girl In Translation
Author: Jean Kwok
Prices: Amazon softcover $10.21, Kindle $9.70, check your local library for availability
Summary: This is a semi-autobiographical novel that begins with 11 year old Kimberly Chang and her mother arriving from Hong Kong to the United States. This immigrant's tale includes living in a roach infested apartment, working in a sewing factory, and being misunderstood at school. Kimberly perseveres and is awarded a full scholarship at a private school. Read about her assimilation when life is complicated by romance and other relationships.
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