Native Speaker

Native Speaker

Book - 1996
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Korean-American Henry Park is a "surreptitious, B+ student of life, illegal alien, emotional alien, yellow peril: neo-American, stranger, follower, traitor, spy ..." or so says his wife, in the list she writes upon leaving him. Henry is forever uncertain of his place, a perpetual outsider looking at American culture from a distance. As a man of two worlds, he is beginning to fear that he has betrayed both -- and belongs to neither
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 1996, ©1995
Edition: 1st Riverhead trade pbk. ed
ISBN: 9781573220019
1573220019
9781573225311
1573225312
Characteristics: 349 pages ; 21 cm

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“He said you could tell about a person not from what he believed, but by what worried him.”

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