Item description for The Lies That Build a Marriage: Stories of the unsung, unsaid and uncelebrated in Singapore by Suchen Lim...
With this collection of short stories, Lim delves beneath Singapores prosperity and coded decorum to reveal genuine people facing difficult issues that are normally strictly taboo in Asia, such as the mother who discovers her son is gay; the daughter who learns her two mothers are lesbians; and the niece who finds her dead uncle dressed in his wifes clothes.
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Studio: Monsoon Books Pte. Ltd.
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.64" Width: 5.12" Height: 0.63" Weight: 0.48 lbs.
Release Date Jan 15, 2008
Publisher Monsoon Books Pte. Ltd.
ISBN 9810587139 ISBN13 9789810587130