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Front Desk

by Kelly Yang

Hardcover, 286 pages, Scholastic, List Price: $16.99 |


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After emigrating from China, 10-year-old Mia Tang's parents take a job managing a rundown motel, despite the nasty owner, Mr. Yao, who exploits them, while she works the front desk and tries to cope with fitting in at her school.