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Ivy Lin is a thief and a liar--but you'd never know it by looking at her. Raised outside of Boston, Ivy's immigrant grandmother relies on Ivy's mild appearance for cover as she teaches her granddaughter how to pilfer items from yard sales and second-hand shops. Thieving allows Ivy to accumulate the trappings of a suburban teen--and, most importantly, to attract the attention of Gideon Speyer, the golden boy of a wealthy political family. But when Ivy's mother discovers her trespasses, punishment is swift and Ivy is sent to China, and her dream instantly evaporates. Years later, Ivy has grown into a poised yet restless young woman, haunted by her conflicting feelings about her upbringing and her family. Back in Boston, when Ivy bumps into Sylvia Speyer, Gideon's sister, a reconnection with Gideon seems not only inevitable--it feels like fate. Slowly, Ivy sinks her claws into Gideon and the entire Speyer clan by attending fancy dinners, and weekend getaways to the cape. But just as Ivy is about to have everything she's ever wanted, a ghost from her past resurfaces, threatening the nearly perfect life she's worked so hard to build. -- Provided by publisher.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC YANG (Text) 33892100710806 Adult Fiction Book None 11/10/2020 Available -
Baker County Library YANG (Susie) (Text) 37814003323574 FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 11/14/2020 Checked out 05/06/2021
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande F Yang, S (Text) 35178001832545 Adult Fiction Book None 12/28/2020 Available -
Hermiston Public Library Romance YANG (Text) 37838000639583 Romance Book Branch_Only_3months 01/29/2021 Available -
Hood River Valley High School Library FIC YAN (Text) 33892006090758 Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 04/02/2021 Available -
Milton-Freewater Public Library FIC Yang (Text) 37862000471128 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 12/02/2020 Available -
OTLD Heppner Branch F YAN (Text) 37818000381022 Adult Fiction Book None 03/12/2021 Available -
Ontario Community Library YANG, Susie (Text) 33330004549830 New Book Display Book Branch_Only_6months 11/29/2020 Checked out 05/25/2021
The Dalles Wasco County Library YANG (Text) 33892006634043 NEW BOOKS New/High Demand None 11/03/2020 Checked out 06/05/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781982100599
  • ISBN: 1982100591
  • Physical Description: 354 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2020.

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Ivy Lin is a thief and a liar--but you'd never know it by looking at her. Raised outside of Boston, Ivy's immigrant grandmother relies on Ivy's mild appearance for cover as she teaches her granddaughter how to pilfer items from yard sales and second-hand shops. Thieving allows Ivy to accumulate the trappings of a suburban teen--and, most importantly, to attract the attention of Gideon Speyer, the golden boy of a wealthy political family. But when Ivy's mother discovers her trespasses, punishment is swift and Ivy is sent to China, and her dream instantly evaporates. Years later, Ivy has grown into a poised yet restless young woman, haunted by her conflicting feelings about her upbringing and her family. Back in Boston, when Ivy bumps into Sylvia Speyer, Gideon's sister, a reconnection with Gideon seems not only inevitable--it feels like fate. Slowly, Ivy sinks her claws into Gideon and the entire Speyer clan by attending fancy dinners, and weekend getaways to the cape. But just as Ivy is about to have everything she's ever wanted, a ghost from her past resurfaces, threatening the nearly perfect life she's worked so hard to build. -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Chinese American women > Fiction.
Identity (Psychology) > Fiction.
Social classes > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Genre: Romance fiction.
Novels.

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