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A Long Stay in a Distant Land (Library edition)

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In this funny and inventive novel, the Lums are a death-stalked Chinese American family living in Orange County, California. Ever since Grandpa Melvin was inspired to join the US Army after watching a Popeye movie and--as family lore has it--unleashed a "relentless rain of steel death" upon the Nazis, Lum after Lum has been doomed to an untimely demise, be it by tainted cheeseburger or speeding ice-cream truck. Now young Louis must move back home with his father, Sonny, to prevent him from enacting the revenge he promises. ...

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ISBN:

0786182369

/ ISBN-13:

9780786182367

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A Long Stay in a Distant Land
2006, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, New York

ISBN-13: 9781596910348

Trade paperback

A Long Stay in a Distant Land
2005, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, New York

ISBN-13: 9781582345338

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A Long Stay in a Distant Land
2005, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9780786182367

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A Long Stay in a Distant Land
2005, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9780786182374

Audiobook CD

A Long Stay in a Distant Land
2005, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9780786183128

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