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Mambo In Chinatown

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Girl in Translation

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Jean’s HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Hannah Judy Gretz Fellow 2015, Ragdale Foundation

  • Real Simple’s Best Books of 2014

  • Woman’s Day’s Best Books of 2014

  • American Library Association Outstanding Book for the College Bound (2014)

  • Sunday Times EFG Private Bank Short Story Award shortlist (2012)

  • Hunter College High School Distinguished Graduate Award (2012)

  • TAYSHAS High School Reading List (2012)

  • American Library Association Alex Award (2011)

  • Orange New Writers title (2011)

  • John Gardner Fiction Book Award finalist (2011)

  • Costco Book Pick (2011)

  • Suburban Mosaic Book of the Year, Adult and High School (2011)

  • Florida Teens Read (2011)

  • Salt Lake County Library Reader’s Choice Award (2011)

  • County-City Library Pick (2011)

  • Chinese American Librarians Association Best Book Award (2010)

  • National Blue Ribbon Book (2010)

  • Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Pick (2010)

  • Indie Next Pick (2010)

  • China Daily’s Top 10 Books of 2010

  • School Library Journal’s List of Best Adult Books 4 Teens (2010)

  • The Guardian’s Choice of First Novels (2010)

  • Women & Home’s Top 30 Books of 2010

  • Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Fiction (2010)

  • Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Debut Author (2010)

  • Book Bloggers Appreciation Week Best Cultural Book (2010)

  • About.com’s Best of 2010 Pick

  • Flavorwire’s Ten Women Authors We Love (2010)

  • Quality Paperback Book Club New Voices Award nominee (2010)

  • Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference Scholarship

  • Columbia University Graduate Writing Division Fellowships

  • Harvard Club of New York Scholar

  • John Harvard Scholarship for Academic Achievement of the Highest Distinction

  • Elizabeth Cary Agassiz Scholarship for Academic Achievement of the Highest Distinction

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