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The Resource Double cup love : on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China, Eddie Huang

Double cup love : on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China, Eddie Huang

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Double cup love : on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China
Title
Double cup love
Title remainder
on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China
Statement of responsibility
Eddie Huang
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Fresh Off the Boat was Huang's story of growing up in his wild family as a first-generation Chinese-American in the comically hostile world of suburban America; a rejection of the typical narrative of assimilation, it was a rallying cry for cultural integrity. But as he entered adulthood (of sorts) he began to wonder just how authentic his Chinese identity really was, a dilemma that grew more acute as he contemplated proposing marriage to his all-American (well, all-Italian-American) girlfriend. So he enlisted his brothers Emery and Evan and returned to the land his ancestors had abandoned. His immediate goal was to sample the best food in China, from four-star restaurants in Shanghai to sidewalk vendors in Chengdu, and open his own stand to see if his food stood up to Chinese tastes--but his deeper goal was to reconnect with his homeland, repair his frayed family relationships, decide whether to marry to his American girlfriend, and figure out just where to find meaning in his life. Parallelling Eddie's journey to China, this starts off as a book about food, but widens into a powerful story about love and family and what really make us who we are"--
Summary
After questioning the authenticity of his Chinese identity, a first-generation Chinese-American embarks on a trip to connect with his homeland in this follow-up to Fresh Off the Boat, now a comedy airing on ABC
Tone
Writing style
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
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10490219
Cataloging source
DLC
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1982-
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Huang, Eddie
Dewey number
647.95092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Huang, Eddie
  • Taiwanese Americans
  • Cooking
  • Food trucks
  • Taiwanese Americans
  • Taiwanese Americans
  • Huang, Eddie
  • Huang, Eddie
  • Marriage
  • Love
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
Target audience
adult
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on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China
Label
Double cup love : on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China, Eddie Huang
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn930026674
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780812995466
Lccn
2015029722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)930026674
Label
Double cup love : on the trail of family, food, and broken hearts in China, Eddie Huang
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn930026674
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780812995466
Lccn
2015029722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)930026674

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