By Celeste Ng
New York occasions Bestseller · A New York instances booklet overview Editor’s selection · Winner of the Alex Award· Winner of the APALA Award for Fiction
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“Lydia is useless. yet they don’t recognize this yet.” So starts this beautiful novel a couple of chinese language American kin residing in Seventies small-town Ohio. Lydia is the favourite baby of Marilyn and James Lee, and her mom and dad are decided that she's going to satisfy the goals they have been not able to pursue. but if Lydia’s physique is located within the neighborhood lake, the fragile balancing act that has been retaining the Lee family members jointly is destroyed, tumbling them into chaos. A profoundly relocating tale of relations, secrets and techniques, and longing, Everything I by no means informed You is either a gripping page-turner and a delicate kinfolk portrait, uncovering the ways that moms and daughters, fathers and sons, and husbands and better halves fight, all their lives, to appreciate each other.