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See, Lisa.

Shanghai girls : a novel / Lisa See. - 1st ed. - New York : Random House, c2009. - 322 p. ; 21 cm.

Two sisters from Shanghai must begin life anew in the United States when they are sold by their father as wives to suitors from California.

1400067111 9781400067114 9780812980530 (pbk.)


Arranged marriage--Fiction.
Chinese--United States--Fiction.
Immigrants--United States--Fiction.
Family secrets--Fiction.
Nineteen thirties--Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945--Fiction.

Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Fiction.
Shanghai (China)--Fiction.
United States--Race relations--Fiction.

Domestic fiction--2009.
Historical fiction--2009.

PS3569.E3334 / S53 2009