Wong, Shawn AMERICAN KNEES
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Tokyo/Singapore: Simon & Schuster, (1995). 0684803046 / 9780684803043 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in silver-lettered blue cloth shelfback over white boards; in a faintly age-toned, else fine, illustrated dust jacket.
"Second-generation Chinese-American hero Raymond Ding's cultural and amatory uncertainty goes back to a schoolyard taunt, 'Are you Chinese, Japanese, or American knees?"'--PW. "One of the most memorable books of the 1990's."--Ishmael Reed.