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1 edition of Sarah Canary found in the catalog.

Sarah Canary

by Karen Joy Fowler

  • 87 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Zebra Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese Americans,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: New York : H. Holt, 1991.

    StatementKaren Joy Fowler
    The Physical Object
    Pagination381 p. ;
    Number of Pages381
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26644619M
    ISBN 100821740881
    OCLC/WorldCa27635619

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    Sarah Canary traces the difficult adventures of Chinese laborer Chin Ah Kin, who discovers a woman at the edge of his western American camp who does not speak any language he can understand. Two unlikely people form an unexpected bond in bestselling author Karen Joy Fowler’s captivating historical novel—a New York Times Notable Book. When black cloaked Sarah Canary wanders into a Chinese labor camp in the Washington territories in , Chin Ah Kin is ordered by his uncle to escort “the ugliest woman he could imagine” away.

    Get this from a library! Sarah Canary. [Karen Joy Fowler] -- Chin Ah Kin is the reluctant hero of this search across Washington Territory for Sarah Canary. The year is , one that holds promise for the emancipation of women, yet things couldn't be worse for. When black-cloaked Sarah Canary wanders into a railway camp in the Washington territories in , Chin Ah Kin is ordered by his uncle to escort ``the ugliest woman he could imagine'' away. Far away. But Chin soon becomes the follower. In the first of many such instances, they are separated, both resurfacing some days later at an insane asylum. Chin has run afoul of the law and Sarah has been.


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