Last of her name : a novella & stories
—Lok, Mimi, 1973- author.
Book
2019
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Mimi Lok's Last of Her Name is an eye-opening story collection about the intimate, interconnected lives of diasporic women and the histories they are born into. Set in a wide range of time periods and locales, including '80s UK suburbia, WWII Hong Kong and contemporary urban California, the book features an eclectic cast of outsiders: among them, an elderly housebreaker, wounded lovers and kung-fu fighting teenage girls. Last of Her Name offers a meditation on female desire and resilience, family and the nature of memory.

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Genre:
Short stories.
ISBN:
9781885030610 (trade paperback)
9781885030610
Description:
221 pages ; 21 cm
Contents:
Last of her name
The wrong Dave
A reasonable person
Accident
I have never put my hope in any other but thee
Wedding night
Bad influence
The woman in the closet.
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