Seeing Emily

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Harry N. Abrams, Mar 1, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 288 pages
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16-year-old Emily is one of three Asian students at her high school in Richmond, Virginia and the only child of protective parents. She loves her parents and has always strived to please them, but her interest in a sexy new student, her passion for art, force Emily to create a web of lies, one that traps her as tightly as her circumstances.

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This story is written in prose. Since Emily is an American-Chinese artist, the long lyrical script seems to work out elegantly. The descriptions Wong uses are artistic and soft much like a Chinese ... Read full review

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This is a good book about assimilating into a new culture and finding the one constant in your life that helps those changes take place.


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About the author (2007)

Joyce Lee Wong is the winner of numerous "new talent" prizes given by the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. She is a lawyer, and lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two small children.

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