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Counterfeit : a novel  Cover Image Large Print Book Large Print Book

Counterfeit : a novel / Kirstin Chen.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063268999
  • ISBN: 006326899X
  • Physical Description: 322 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First Harper Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper Large Print, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Reese's Book Club"--Dust jacket.
Summary, etc.:
"Ava Wong has always played it safe. As a strait-laced, rule-abiding Chinese American lawyer with a successful surgeon as a husband, a young son, and a beautiful home, she's built the perfect life. But beneath this facade, Ava's world is crumbling: her marriage is falling apart, her expensive law degree hasn't been used in years, and her toddler's tantrums are pushing her to the breaking point. Enter Winnie Fang, Ava's enigmatic college roommate from Mainland China, who abruptly dropped out under mysterious circumstances. Now, twenty years later, Winnie is looking to reconnect with her old friend. But the shy, awkward girl Ava once knew has been replaced with a confident woman of the world, dripping in luxury goods, including a coveted Birkin in classic orange. The secret to her success? Winnie has developed an ingenious counterfeit scheme that involves importing near-exact replicas of luxury handbags and now she needs someone with a U.S. passport to help manage her business, someone who'd never be suspected of wrongdoing, someone like Ava. But when their spectacular success is threatened and Winnie vanishes once again, Ava is left to face the consequences....Peering behind the curtain of the upscale designer storefronts and the Chinese factories where luxury goods are produced, Kirstin Chen interrogates the myth of the model minority through two unforgettable women determined to demand more from life."-- Publisher's description.
Subject: Chinese American women > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
Counterfeits and counterfeiting > Fiction.
Product counterfeiting > Fiction.
International trade > Fiction.
Handbags > Fiction.
Luxuries > Fiction.
Counterfeiters > Fiction.
Women-owned business enterprises > Fiction.
Large type books.
Genre: Large type books.
Domestic fiction.
Fiction.
Novels.
Thrillers (Fiction)

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Marion County. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Marion County Library.

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  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Marion County Library LP F CHE (Text) PPL81103 Large Print Fiction Available -


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