Miss Chopsticks

Miss Chopsticks

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 03/07/2008
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Sisters Three, Five and Six don't have much education, but they know two things for certain: their mother is a failure because she hasn't produced a son, and they only merit a number as a name. Women, their father tells them, are like chopsticks: utilitarian and easily broken.

But when they leave their home in the countryside to seek their fortune in the big city, their eyes are suddenly and shockingly opened. Together they find jobs, make new friends, and learn more than a few lessons about life...

  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • ISBN: 9780099501534
  • Number of pages: 272
  • Weight: 191g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 17 mm

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Miss Chopsticks
Miss Chopsticks
Miss Chopsticks is a lovely book about three sisters named Three, Five and Six, who leave their home in the country to work in the big city. Their names a... READ MORE
Toni Abram