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Nothing But the Truth (and a few white lies) (A Justina Chen Novel)

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4 out of 5
Based on 572 Ratings and 118 Reviews

Book Description
"Getting her fortune told by a Taiwanese 'belly-button grandmother' (who feels up her navel) instead of attending the spring dance is just one of the joys of being Patty Ho, a covertly snarky 'hapa' (half Asian, half white) struggling with her dual heritage. Patty's domineering mother is determined to make her a good Taiwanese girl. Gangly Patty, no 'China doll,' longs to be white like her long-go... More
Book Information
PublisherLittle, Brown and Company Books for Young Readers
BindingPaperback (5 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages256
ISBN-100316011312
ISBN-13978-0316011310
Publication Date04/01/2007
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About Justina Chen Headley (Author) : I'm a YA novelist and co-founder of readergirlz. My novels include GIRL OVERBOARD and NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH (AND A FEW WHITE LIES) as well as the forthcoming NORTH OF BEAUTIFUL (Feb 09). I have moved ... more
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6/27/2008 Holly Cupala tagged as: I recommend

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2/24/2008 Kimberly Hirsh tagged as: I read, 4/6/2007

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