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The Expatriates
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Viking Pr
Publication date January 12, 2016
Pages 332
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780525429470
ISBN-10 0525429476
Dimensions 1.25 by 6.25 by 9.25 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
Original list price $27.00
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: "Raise a glass: The first great book-club novel of 2016 has arrived.” USA Today, 4/4 stars

“A female, funny Henry James in Asia, Janice Y. K. Lee is vividly good on the subject of Americans abroad.” —The New York Times Book Review

Sex and the City meets Lost in Translation.” —The Skimm

Janice Y. K. Lee’s New York Times bestselling debut, The Piano Teacher, was called “immensely satisfying” by People, “intensely readable” by O, The Oprah Magazine, and “a rare and exquisite story” by Elizabeth Gilbert. Now, in her long-awaited new novel, Lee explores with devastating poignancy the emotions, identities, and relationships of three very different American women living in the same small expat community in Hong Kong.

Mercy, a young Korean American and recent Columbia graduate, is adrift, undone by a terrible incident in her recent past. Hilary, a wealthy housewife, is haunted by her struggle to have a child, something she believes could save her foundering marriage. Meanwhile, Margaret, once a happily married mother of three, questions her maternal identity in the wake of a shattering loss. As each woman struggles with her own demons, their lives collide in ways that have irreversible consequences for them all. Atmospheric, moving, and utterly compelling, The Expatriates confirms Lee as an exceptional talent and one of our keenest observers of women’s inner lives.

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from Viking Pr (January 12, 2016)
9780525429470 | details & prices | 332 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $27.00
About: "Raise a glass: The first great book-club novel of 2016 has arrived.
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from Penguin USA (October 11, 2016)
9780143108429 | details & prices | 336 pages | List price $16.00
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CD/Spoken Word
Unabridged edition from Penguin/Highbridge (January 12, 2016)
9781611764673 | details & prices | List price $45.00

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