Larry's Kidney

Larry's Kidney

Being the True Story of How I Found Myself in China With My Black Sheep Cousin and His Mail-order Bride, Skirting the Law to Get Him A Transplant-- and Save His Life

Book - 2009 | 1st ed.
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"One of the funniest, most touching and bizarre nonfiction books I've read."
--Boston Globe

Larry's Kidney is Daniel Asa Rose's wild-and-crazy memoir about his trip to Beijing, China, to help his black-sheep cousin Larry receive an illegal kidney transplant, collect a mail-order bride, and stop a hit-man from killing their uncle. An O. Henry Prize winner, a two-time recipient of PEN Fiction Awards, and a 2006 National Endowment for the Arts Literary Fellow, Rose has written "a surprisingly fun, and moving, book with resonance" (Chicago Tribune).

Publisher: New York : William Morrow, c2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780061708701
0061708704
Branch Call Number: 617.461 ROSE
Characteristics: xiv, 305 p. ; 24 cm.

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