The Resource All you can ever know : A Memoir., Nicole Chung, (electronic resource)

All you can ever know : A Memoir., Nicole Chung, (electronic resource)

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All you can ever know : A Memoir.
Title
All you can ever know
Title remainder
A Memoir.
Statement of responsibility
Nicole Chung
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
A Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Selection An Official Junior Library Guild Selection An ABA Indies Introduce Selection "This book moved me to my very core. As in all her writing, Nicole Chung speaks eloquently and honestly about her own personal story, then widens her aperture to illuminate all of us. All You Can Ever Know is full of insights on race, motherhood, and family of all kinds, but what sets it apart is the compassion Chung brings to every facet of her search for identity and every person portrayed in these pages. This book should be required reading for anyone who has ever had, wanted, or found a family—which is to say, everyone." —Celeste Ng, author of Little Fires Everywhere "An urgent, incandescent exploration of what it can mean to love, and of who gets to belong, in an increasingly divided country. Nicole Chung's powerful All You Can Ever Know is necessary reading, a dazzling light to help lead the way during these times." —R. O. Kwon, author of The Incendiaries What does it mean to lose your roots—within your culture, within your family—and what happens when you find them? Nicole Chung was born severely premature, placed for adoption by her Korean parents, and raised by a white family in a sheltered Oregon town. From childhood, she heard the story of her adoption as a comforting, prepackaged myth. She believed that her biological parents had made the ultimate sacrifice in the hope of giving her a better life, that forever feeling slightly out of place was her fate as a transracial adoptee. But as Nicole grew up—facing prejudice her adoptive family couldn't see, finding her identity as an Asian American and as a writer, becoming ever more curious about where she came from—she wondered if the story she'd been told was the whole truth. With warmth, candor, and startling insight, Nicole Chung tells of her search for the people who gave her up, which coincided with the birth of her own child. All You Can Ever Know is a profound, moving chronicle of surprising connections and the repercussions of unearthing painful family secrets—vital reading for anyone who has ever struggled to figure out where they belong
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TEFOD
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Chung, Nicole
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Family & Relationships
  • Multi-Cultural
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All you can ever know : A Memoir., Nicole Chung, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781936787982
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(electronic bk)
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computer
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rdamedia
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7a9453da-04e3-45ef-998b-5a203fe9bc1b
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Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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ODN0003781423
Label
All you can ever know : A Memoir., Nicole Chung, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781936787982
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7a9453da-04e3-45ef-998b-5a203fe9bc1b
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ODN0003781423

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