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Chao, Gloria

Summary: A freshman at MIT, seventeen-year-old Mei Lu tries to live up to her Taiwanese parents' expectations, but no amount of tradition, obligation, or guilt prevent her from hiding several truths--that she is a germaphobe who cannot become a doctor, she prefers dancing to biology, she decides to reconnect with her estranged older brother, and she is dating a Japanese boy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CHA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC CHA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CHA

Lin, Grace.

Summary: When Pacy, her two sisters, and their parents go to Taiwan to celebrate Grandma's sixtieth birthday, the girls learn a great deal about their heritage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LIN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC LIN

Yeh, Kat

Summary: Recently estranged from her best friend and weeks away from shifting from only child to big sister, seventh grader Beatrix Lee consoles herself by writing haiku in invisible ink and hiding the poems, but one day she finds a reply--is it the librarian with all the answers, the editor of the school paper who admits to admiring her poetry, an old friend feeling remorse, or the boy obsessed with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION YEH

Lin, Grace.

Summary: In the Chinese Year of the Rat, a young Taiwanese American girl faces many challenges: her best friend moves to California and a new boy comes to her school, she must find the courage to forge ahead with her dream of becoming a writer and illustrator, and she must learn to find the beauty in change.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LIN

Chao, Gloria

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Ali is simultaneously swept up in a whirlwind romance and down a rabbit hole of family secrets when another Taiwanese family moves into tiny, predominantly-white, Plainhart, Indiana. The only Asian person at her school in Plainhart, Indiana, Ali Chu ignores the clueless racism from her classmates and teachers. When Chase Yu's family arrives in town, Ali tries to ignore the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC CHA

Lin, Grace.

Summary: When Pacy, her two sisters, and their parents go to Taiwan to celebrate Grandma's sixtieth birthday, the girls learn a great deal about their heritage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC LIN

Lin, Chia-Chia

Summary: A searing debut novel that explores community, identity, and the myth of the American dream through an immigrant family in Alaska In Chia-Chia Lin's debut novel, The Unpassing , we meet a Taiwanese immigrant family of six struggling to make ends meet on the outskirts of Anchorage, Alaska. The father, hardworking but beaten down, is employed as a plumber and repairman, while the mother, a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIN

Lin, Grace.

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Frustrated at her seeming lack of talent for anything, a young Taiwanese American girl sets out to apply the lessons of the Chinese Year of the Dog, those of making best friends and finding oneself, to her own life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown & Co. 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC LIN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LIN

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