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THE LOVE WIFE

by | Read by Various Readers

Fiction • 15.75 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2004

Chinese-American Carnegie Wong and his distinctively American wife, Blondie, have three children: two daughters adopted from China and a biological son blonder than Blondie. Mixing Chinese beliefs with a distinctively American eye for making a buck, Carnegie's mother, Mama Wong, has her own ideas about her son's life choices. The colorfully tenacious matriarch is convinced that Blondie is an inappropriate wife, and so imports a Chinese nanny for the family. The six narrators present this well-written story seamlessly, allowing the listener to become immersed in its rich characters. Thanks to the Chinese speakers in the cast, this presentation is a joyful portrayal of the challenges experienced by contemporary American immigrants. N.M.C. © AudioFile 2005, Portland, Maine [Published: APR/MAY 05]

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Formats

Library Ed. • Recorded Books • 2004

CS ISBN 141931274X $109.75 • Twelve cassettes

CD ISBN 1419312766 $119.75/ $18.50(R) • Thirteen CDs

DD ISBN $24.49

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