• That Kind of Mother

    That Kind of Mother

    Alam, Rumaan

    This story about a white woman who adopts her black nanny's son burrows deep into issues of race, class, and the nature of family.

    Format: Book - 2018 First edition

    Holds: 4 on 18 copies

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  • America Is Not the Heart

    America Is Not the Heart

    Castillo, Elaine

    Three generations of Filipino women try to reconcile the home they left behind with the life they're building in America in this portrait of the Filipino diaspora.

    Format: Book - 2018

    Holds: 1 on 13 copies

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  • The Queen of the Night

    The Queen of the Night

    Chee, Alexander

    This mesmerizing novel follows one woman's rise from circus rider to courtesan to world-renowned diva in 1880s Paris.

    Format: Book - 2016

    Holds: 4 on 17 copies

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  • Hiroshima Boy

    Hiroshima Boy

    Hirahara, Naomi

    L.A. gardener Mas Arai returns to Hiroshima to deliver his best friend's ashes, only to become embroiled in the death of a teenage boy.

    Format: Book - 2018

    Holds: 0 on 6 copies

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  • Goodbye, Vitamin: A Novel

    Goodbye, Vitamin: A Novel

    Khong, Rachel

    Struggling after a broken engagement, Ruth moves back home with her parents to discover that her father's erratic memory loss and her mother's eccentricity are manifesting in near-comical ways that help Ruth transform her grief.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 2 on 28 copies

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  • A Separation

    A Separation

    Kitamura, Katie M.

    Separated from her husband, a young woman is drawn into traveling to a remote region of Greece to investigate his disappearance and reflect on their relationship.

    Format: Book - 2017

    Holds: 0 on 29 copies

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  • The Leavers: A Novel

    The Leavers: A Novel

    Ko, Lisa

    The son of an undocumented Chinese immigrant, adopted by two white American college professors, must find his footing in a new world in this novel that examines the duality of lives.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 7 on 32 copies

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  • RICH PEOPLE PROBLEMS: A Novel

    RICH PEOPLE PROBLEMS: A Novel

    Kwan, Kevin

    An uproarious novel of a family divided by fortune, a battle royale fought through couture gown sabotage, and the heir to one of Asia's greatest fortunes denied his inheritance. \n

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 8 on 34 copies

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  • Lonesome Lies Before Us: A Novel

    Lonesome Lies Before Us: A Novel

    Lee, Don

    A down-on-his-luck alt-country singer gets another chance at stardom - if he really wants it.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 0 on 4 copies

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  • Number One Chinese Restaurant: A Novel

    Number One Chinese Restaurant: A Novel

    Li, Lillian

    The owner and employees of a venerable Chinese restaurant in the D.C. suburbs face drastic changes in their lives and routines.\n

    Format: Book - 2018 First edition

    Holds: 0 on 18 copies

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