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Product Description: From an author Amy Tan calls “a gem,” this is a witty, highly acclaimed novel that’s “part Mean Girls, part Lord of the Flies” (The Bulletin, Starred review) about navigating life in private school while remaining true to yourself...read more

Hardcover:

9780399550485 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, September 6, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: From an author Amy Tan calls “a gem,” this is a witty, highly acclaimed novel that’s “part Mean Girls, part Lord of the Flies” (The Bulletin, Starred review) about navigating life in private school while remaining true to yourself.

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9780399550492 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, September 6, 2016, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: From an author Amy Tan calls “a gem,” this is a witty, highly acclaimed novel that’s “part Mean Girls, part Lord of the Flies” (The Bulletin, Starred review) about navigating life in private school while remaining true to yourself.

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Product Description: It's 1983 and baby mania has struck Marly's house with the arrival of her baby brother. But Marly never realized that a new baby would take up so much of everyone's time! No one's helping her with her costume for the school concert...read more

Paperback:

9780143308522 | Penguin Books Australia, September 1, 2016, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: It's 1983 and baby mania has struck Marly's house with the arrival of her baby brother.

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Product Description: It's 1983 and there's excitement in Marly's house. Her grandparents have arrived from Vietnam, and soon her mom will have a new baby. While Grandma tries to make Marly into a 'young lady,' Grandpa digs up the back yard. Then he brings home Agnes, a goat! But the neighbors want Agnes taken away, and then things get dangerous...read more

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9780143308515 | Penguin Books Australia, June 1, 2016, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: It's 1983 and there's excitement in Marly's house.

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Product Description: It's 1983 and Marly needs a job. She wants to buy Donkey Kong cards to swap with the other kids at school, but her parents think the cards are a waste of money. Then Marly's friend Yousra gives her an idea, and she decides to start her own business...read more

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9780143308508 | Penguin Books Australia, May 1, 2016, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: It's 1983 and Marly needs a job.

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Product Description: It's 1983 and Marly is just trying to fit in at Sunshine Primary School. But being a refugee from Vietnam doesn't make things easy, and when Marly's cousins come to stay and end up at the same school, her friends make fun of them...read more

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9780143308492 | Penguin Books Australia, April 1, 2016, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: It's 1983 and Marly is just trying to fit in at Sunshine Primary School.

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Product Description: Race continues to be a lightning rod of public debate. Australia may be relaxed and comfortable about many things, but it remains unsettled about matters of race and culture. The Racial Discrimination Act is Australia’s first federal human rights legislation...read more
By Bindi Cole Chocka (contributor), Maxine Beneba Clarke (contributor), Benjamin Law (contributor), Alice Pung (contributor) and Tim Soutphommasane

Paperback:

9781742234274 | New South Wales Univ Pr Ltd, October 1, 2015, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Race continues to be a lightning rod of public debate.

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Product Description: Jackie Hanna, born with dwarfism, and Cushie Moy, the girl next door, share an innocent love—a love that will be censured, but will persevere. This is the story of the triumph of a special kind of courage.Ruth Park's Miles Franklin-winning novel brilliantly evokes Australia in the Great Depression...read more
By Alice Pung (introduced by)

Paperback:

9781922079510 | Reprint edition (Consortium Book Sales & Dist, November 12, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Jackie Hanna, born with dwarfism, and Cushie Moy, the girl next door, share an innocent love—a love that will be censured, but will persevere.

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Product Description: This story does not begin on a boat. So commences Alice Pung''s memoir. This is an original take on a classic story – how a child of immigrants moves between two cultures. In place of piety and predictability, however, Unpolished Gem offers a vivid and ironic sense of both worlds...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781743139240 | Unabridged edition (Bolinda Audio, September 17, 2012), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: This story does not begin on a boat.
9781743139363 | Mp3 una edition (Bolinda Audio, September 17, 2012), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: This story does not begin on a boat.

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Product Description: This story does not begin on a boat. So commences Alice Pung''s memoir. This is an original take on a classic story – how a child of immigrants moves between two cultures. In place of piety and predictability, however, Unpolished Gem offers a vivid and ironic sense of both worlds...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781743181300 | Unabridged edition (Bolinda Audio, September 17, 2012), cover price $54.97 | About this edition: This story does not begin on a boat.
9781743181423 | Mp3 una edition (Bolinda Audio, September 17, 2012), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: This story does not begin on a boat.

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Product Description: At twenty-something, Alice is eager for the milestones of adulthood: leaving home, choosing a career, finding friendship and love on her own terms. But with each step she takes she feels the sharp tug of invisible threads: the love and worry of her parents, who want more than anything to keep her from harm...read more

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9781743180860 | Unabridged edition (Bolinda Audio, September 3, 2012), cover price $54.97 | About this edition: At twenty-something, Alice is eager for the milestones of adulthood: leaving home, choosing a career, finding friendship and love on her own terms.
9781743180983 | Mp3 una edition (Bolinda Audio, September 3, 2012), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: At twenty-something, Alice is eager for the milestones of adulthood: leaving home, choosing a career, finding friendship and love on her own terms.

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Product Description: At twenty-something, Alice is eager for the milestones of adulthood: leaving home, choosing a career, finding friendship and love on her own terms. But with each step she takes she feels the sharp tug of invisible threads: the love and worry of her parents, who want more than anything to keep her from harm...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781743138809 | Unabridged edition (Bolinda Audio, September 3, 2012), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: At twenty-something, Alice is eager for the milestones of adulthood: leaving home, choosing a career, finding friendship and love on her own terms.
9781743138922 | Mp3 una edition (Bolinda Audio, September 3, 2012), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: At twenty-something, Alice is eager for the milestones of adulthood: leaving home, choosing a career, finding friendship and love on her own terms.

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Product Description: “Poignant, provocative, sometimes laugh-out-loud funny, Pung’s rollicking tale of two worlds is not to be missed.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)After Alice Pung’s family fled to Australia from the killing fields of Cambodia, her father chose Alice as her name because he thought their new country was a Wonderland...read more

Paperback:

9780452290006 | Original edition (Plume, January 27, 2009), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: “Poignant, provocative, sometimes laugh-out-loud funny, Pung’s rollicking tale of two worlds is not to be missed.

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Product Description: Asian-Australians have often been written about by outsiders, as outsiders. In this collection, compiled by award-winning author Alice Pung, they tell their own stories with verve, courage and a large dose of humour. Here are tales of leaving home, falling in love, coming out and finding one's feet...read more
By Alice Pung (editor)

Paperback:

9781863951913 | Gardners Books, June 2, 2008, cover price $33.70 | About this edition: Asian-Australians have often been written about by outsiders, as outsiders.

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