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Repeat After Me

Rachel DeWoskin

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ISBN 13: 978-1-59020-330-9
Trim Size: 5 3/8 x 8
Paperback
Overlook
10/4/11

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The original Foreign Babe in Beijing returns with her “heartbreaking and uplifting” (PW) debut novel, Repeat After Me. Aysha is a twenty-two-year-old New Yorker recovering from her parents’ divorce and a nervous breakdown.


Everything changes when the young Chinese dissident, Da Ge, enrolls in her
English class hot on the heels of the Tiananmen Square massacre.

Improbably and inescapably in love with Da Ge, Aysha ends up pulled in directions she never expected. Richly textured and full of sharp cross-cultural observations, Repeat After Me plunges the reader into a persuasive tale about love, loss, and language.

Praise for Repeat After Me
“Sparkling.” —Booklist (starred review)

"A book worth finding out about for yourself." —The Atlantic

"Romantic, sensitive and fragile…disarmingly intuitive."—China Daily

“Immediately captivates a reader’s attention… emotional, graceful, and provocative.” —Feminist Review

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