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The Life of a Banana - Pp Wong, D C Feeney
The Life of a Banana
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3.88 40
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781910053218 (191005321X)
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
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teaandbooks
teaandbooks rated it
2.0 Unsatisfying read.
The title of the book really amused me. "Banana" is used as slang to describe an Asian person who "acts" white. Yellow on the outside, white on the inside. Not a great stereotype, but I was intrigued by the books premise of a young Chinese woman who lives in London and must navigate the perils of be...
Liz Loves Books.Com.
Liz Loves Books.Com. rated it
4.5 The Life of a Banana - Review by Melissa.
Review by Melissa Barnsley for Liz Loves Books. Source: Publisher Review Copy Xing Li is what some Chinese people call a banana - yellow on the outside and white on the inside. Although born and raised in London, she never feels like she fits in. When her mother dies, she moves with her older br...
Margitte's Reviews
Margitte's Reviews rated it
4.0 The Life of a Banana by PP Wong
The title of the book made me smile, since a 'banana' was meant to describe a Chines person with a western up bringing. Yellow outside and white inside. In my country we have the 'coconuts'. It seems as though there will always be confusion and bitterness when second generation immigrants have to ad...
If These Books Could Talk
If These Books Could Talk rated it
5.0 The Life of a Banana
Truly amazing. Doesn't miss a beat or waste a single word. Stunning. Full review http://ifthesebookscouldtalk.com/2014/09/05/banana-pp-wong/
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