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  • China Dolls

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $8.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780812982824
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: March 2015
    Overcoming respective pasts to audition for showgirl roles at an exclusive San Francisco nightclub, three Asian-American girls rely on each other for survival until the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor causes one of them to be betrayed and sent to an internment camp.
  • China Dolls

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780812992892
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: June 2014
    "In 1938, Ruby, Helen and Grace, three girls from very different backgrounds, find themselves competing at the same audition for showgirl roles at San Francisco's exclusive "Oriental" nightclub, the Forbidden City. Grace, an American-born Chinese girl has fled the Midwest and an abusive father. Helen is from a Chinese family who have deep roots in San Francisco's Chinatown. And, as both her friends know, Ruby is Japanese passing as Chinese. At times their differences are pronounced, but the girls grow todepend on one another in order to fulfill their individual dreams. Then, everything changes in a heartbeat with the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Suddenly the government is sending innocent Japanese to internment camps under suspicion, and Ruby is oneof them. But which of her friends betrayed her?"--
  • China Dolls

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111200219
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: 2014
    (2014). 8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by the author on tipped-in leaf. NF/NF.
  • Dragon Bones (Red Princess Mystery)

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780345440310
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: March 2004
    When the body of a young American archaeologist turns up in the Yangtze, Liu Hulan, an agent for the Ministry of Public Security, and her husband, American attorney David Stark, are assigned to investigate and find that the murder may be tied to the disappearance of a priceless artifact that the Chinese government, a religious cult, and an unscrupulous art collector will do anything to possess. Reprint.
  • Dreams of Joy

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $7.50
    Kindle Price: $9.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780812980547
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: February 2012
    Lisa See returns to the story of sisters Pearl and May from Shanghai Girls, and Pearl’s strong-willed nineteen-year-old daughter, Joy. Reeling from newly uncovered family secrets. Joy runs away to Shanghai in early 1957 to find her birth father – the artist Z.G. Li, with whom both May and Pearl were once in love. Joy throws herself into the New Society of New China, heedless of the dangers in the Communist regime. Devastated by Joy’s flight and terrified for her safety, Pearl is determined to save her daughter, no matter the personal cost. 375p.
  • Flower Net: A Red Princess Mystery

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $16.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780812978681
    • Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE TRADE PAP
    • Published: December 2007
    In a complex and suspenseful novel, set largely in Beijing, Chinese detective Liu Hulan and David Stark, an American DA, uncover the conspiracy behind a series of high-profile murders, revealing China's venerable culture, its teeming economy, and its institutionalized cruelty. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.
  • Interior: A Red Princess Mystery

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780812978698
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: December 2007
    A sequel to the best-selling Flower Net finds Chinese police detective Liu Hulan and American attorney David Stark journeying deep into China when Hulan goes undercover in the factory of an American corporation. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.
  • On Gold Mountain

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780312119973
    • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
    • Published: August 1995
    Documenting the history of her own Chinese-American family, a journalist shares the results of five years of research, including interviews with nearly one hundred Chinese and Caucasian relatives, in a story of acceptance and discrimination. 85,000 first printing. $85,000 ad/promo. Tour.
  • Peony in Love

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781400064663
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: June 2007
    The bestselling author of 'Snow Flowers and the Secret Fan' returns with another historical novel set in seventeenth China after the Manchus seized power and the Ming dynasty was crushed. Young Peony is betrothed to a suitor she has never met, but she dreams of escaping the cloistered reality of her family's villa. When a small theatrical group visits her home and performs a moving drama that echoes her own life, Peony sees an opportunity for escape. 'Peony in Love' follows her unforgettable journey of love and destiny, desire and sorrow, and the fever dream of love at first sight.
  • Shanghai Girls

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781400067114
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: 2009
    A beautiful new novel from Edgar Award nominee Lisa See, named 2001 National Woman of the year by The Organization of Chinese American Women. Set in 1937 Shanghai--at the time known as the 'Paris of Asia'--'Shanghai Sisters' follows Pearl and May Chin as they grow up in this fascinating city. Their father, the prosperous owner of a rickshaw business, has gambled away his wealth and to repay his debt sells his two daughters into marriage to Californian men. The girls leave just as the Japanese attack their beautiful hometown, and in Los Angeles they look for love with these strange men who they have never met. Don't miss this poignant tale of two girls and their quest for love in a strange land.
  • Shanghai Girls: A Novel

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780812980530
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: February 2010
    In 1837 Shanghai - the Paris of Asia - twenty-one-year-old Pearl Chin and her younger sister, May, are having the time of their lives. Both are beautiful, modern, and carefree - until they day their father tells them that he has gambled away their wealth and that to repay his debts, he must sell the girls as wives to suitors who have traveled from Los Angeles to find Shanghai brides. 322p.
  • Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111729369
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: 2005
    8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Bumping to upper corner of front board, affecting dust jacket. Slight shelf wear. NF/NF.
  • Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $8.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780812980356
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: May 2009
  • Snow Flower and the Secret Fan

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780812982718
    • Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
    • Published: May 2011
    A story of friendship set in nineteenth-century China follows an elderly woman and her companion as they communicate their hopes, dreams, joys, and tragedies through a unique secret language.
  • The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

    By Lisa See

    Our Price: $13.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781501154829
    • Publisher: Scribner
    • Published: March 2017

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