kirstin chen’s recent book, counterfeit, is one of the most anticipated novels of the summer, in which two asian american women grow a fake handbag scheme into a global enterprise. the book is full of twists and surprises and makes for a great beach or poolside reading. in this episode, annmarie and kirstin chat about luxury purses, fanny packs, daily yoga practice, and the dangers of the model minority myth.
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other books and music mentioned in this episode:
doctor zhivago, by boris pasternak
my brilliant friend, by elena ferrante
forbidden city, by vanessa hua
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