The Love Wife

The Love Wife

Book - 2004
Average Rating:
1
Rate this:
Carnegie Wong is a second-generation Chinese American whose mother always opposed his interracial marriage to Blondie. From her grave she arranges for a Chinese relative to go to the States to help Carnegie and Blondie with their kids, but Blondie has her suspicions that the nanny has another agenda.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2004
Edition: 1st ed. --
ISBN: 9781400042135
1400042135
Branch Call Number: FIC Jen
Characteristics: viii, 379 p

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Summary

Add a Summary

esterman1 Dec 28, 2012

I was pleasantly surprised. Jen explores the interesting premise of a mixed-race family that is trying to live a stereotypical suburban lifestyle. When a new quasi-family member shows up their fragile bonds are strained.

The writing is incisive and perceptive at times, and the plot stays interesting and even unpredictable - to me the characters could be more complex.

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number Get NoveList Reading Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at WPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top