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The Leavers (Pre-Recorded Audio Player)

    By Lisa Ko, Emily Woo Zeller (Read by)
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    May 2017 Indie Next List

    “Deming Guo's first six years of life were spent with his immigrant mother in New York, then China with a grandfather he's never met, and America again. After his mother disappears from her job at a nail salon, Deming is adopted by two professors and dropped into what feels like an alien, all-white suburb upstate. This pattern of early upheaval sets Deming - now Daniel Wilkinson - on a path marked by difference and isolation. As Deming's story unfolds, his mother's side of the story gradually comes to light, filling in holes and ripping others open, until finally, side by side, their disparate journeys form one complete portrait of the resilience of the spirit. This is a heartbreaking, poignant, beautiful book that will stay with you for a long time.”
    — Caroline Froh, Boswell Book Company, Milwaukee, WI

    Product Details
    ISBN: 9781509458011
    ISBN-10: 1509458018
    Publisher: HighBridge Audio
    Publication Date: August 2nd, 2017
    Language: English