A young Kelly Yang outside the motel her parents managed in the US.

Kelly Yang mines her experience as child immigrant in US for touching debut novel

Front Desk recounts the highs and lows of a family-run motel as seen through the eyes of a former 10-year-old desk clerk – as the author, a Harvard Law graduate who teaches writing skills in Hong Kong, once was herself

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A young Kelly Yang outside the motel her parents managed in the US.
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