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The Wangs vs The World by [Chang, Jade]
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Length: 371 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
Page Flip: Enabled Language: English

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[A] richly entertaining debut . . . smart and engaging (Guardian)

Sharply comic, The Wangs Vs the World is a hilarious take on the road trip novel (Stylist)

The Wangs vs. the World is one of the most thrilling, skilfully wrought novels I've read in ages . . .a rollicking rambunctious ride with a crew of unforgettable characters. (Emma Jane Unsworth, author of Animals)

A recession-era Little Miss Sunshine meets Arrested Development . . . a fun debut that offers something a little bit different. (Big Issue)

Fresh, energetic, and completely hilarious, The Wangs vs. the World is my favorite debut of the year. (Jami Attenberg, author of Saint Mazie and The Middlesteins)

A fresh Little Miss Sunshine. (Sloane Crosley in Vanity Fair)

A heartbreaking, hilarious, and honest American epic (J. Ryan Stradal, author of Kitchens of the Great Midwest)

Book Description

Charles Wang has just lost the cosmetics fortune he built up since emigrating to the US. Gone are the houses, the cars, and the incredible lifestyle. Faced with this loss, he decides to take his family on a trip to China and attempt to reclaim his ancestral lands.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 2304 KB
  • Print Length: 371 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin (3 November 2016)
  • Sold by: Penguin UK
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B01LPC9124
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #87,649 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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