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Slant

Williams, Laura E.

Minneapolis, Minn. : Milkweed Editions, 2008.

p. cm.

Thirteen-year-old Lauren, a Korean-American adoptee, is tired of being called "slant" and "gook," and longs to have plastic surgery on her eyes, but when her father finds out about her wish--and a long-kept secret about her mother's death is revealed--Lauren starts to question some of her own assumptions.

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ISBN:

978-1-57131-681-3 (hardcover : alk. paper)

ISBN:

978-1-57131-681-3 (hardcover : alk. paper)

ISBN:

978-1-57131-682-0 (pbk. : alk. paper)

ISBN:

978-1-57131-682-0 (pbk. : alk. paper)

LC Call No:

PZ7.W666584 Sl 2008

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Williams, Laura E.

Title:

Slant / Laura E. Williams.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

Minneapolis, Minn. : Milkweed Editions, 2008.

Physical:

p. cm.

Summary:

Thirteen-year-old Lauren, a Korean-American adoptee, is tired of being called "slant" and "gook," and longs to have plastic surgery on her eyes, but when her father finds out about her wish--and a long-kept secret about her mother's death is revealed--Lauren starts to question some of her own assumptions.

Subject:

Self-acceptance--Fiction.

Subject:

Self-confidence--Fiction.

Subject:

Adoption--Fiction.

Subject:

Korean Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Single-parent families--Fiction.

Subject:

Surgery, Plastic--Fiction.

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