Format:
Large Print, Book
Author:
Title:
Edition:
Large print edition.
Publisher, Date:
Farmington Hills, Mich : Wheeler Publishing, 2017.
Description:
635 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
large print
Summary:
"In a remote Chinese mountain village, Liyan and her family align their lives around the farming of tea. Life goes on as it has for generations--until a stranger appears, bringing the modern world to the lives of the Akha people. Li-yan, one of the few educated girls on her mountain, begins to reject customs that shaped her early life. When she has a baby out of wedlock, she leaves her near an orphanage. While Li-yan leaves her village for an education, a business, and city life, her daughter, Haley. is raised in California by loving adoptive parents. Haley wonders about her origins and i-yan longs for her lost daughter"--Page [4] of cover.
Subjects:
ISBN:
1410498018 (hardcover)
9781410498014 (hardcover)
Other Number:
964380121
System Availability:
7
Current Holds:
6
Control Number:
1274322
Call Number:
LGE-TYPE SEE
Course Reserves:
0
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0
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Summary
A #1 New York Times Bestselling AuthorThis thrilling new novel from Lisa See explores the lives of a Chinese woman and the out-of-wedlock child she abandoned who was adopted by an American couple. A powerful story about a family separated by circumstances, culture, and distance, The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane paints an unforgettable portrait of a little known region of China and its people, and celebrates the bond that connects mothers and daughters.
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