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Mika in real life

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One phone call changes everything. At thirty-five, Mika Suzuki’s life is a mess. Her last relationship ended in flames. Her roommate-slash-best friend might be a hoarder. She’s a perpetual disappointment to her traditional Japanese parents. And, most recently, she’s been fired from her latest dead-end job. Mika is at her lowest point when she receives a phone call from Penny—the daughter she placed for adoption sixteen years ago. Penny is determined to forge a relationship with her birth mother, and in turn, Mika longs to be someone Penny is proud of. Faced with her own inadequacies, Mika embellishes a fact about her life. What starts as a tiny white lie slowly snowballs into a fully-fledged fake life, one where Mika is mature, put-together, successful in love and her career. The details of Mika’s life might be an illusion, but everything she shares with curious, headstrong Penny is real: her hopes, dreams, flaws, and Japanese heritage. The harder-won heart belongs to Thomas Calvin, Penny’s adoptive widower father. What starts as a rocky, contentious relationship slowly blossoms into a friendship and, over time, something more. But can Mika really have it all—love, her daughter, the life she’s always wanted? Or will Mika’s deceptions ultimately catch up to her? In the end, Mika must face the truth—about herself, her family, and her past—and answer the question, just who is Mika in real life?

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Bristol Library FIC JEA (Text)
Adult Fiction
52134300074881
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Clifton Springs Library Fic Jea (Text)
Adult Fiction
52115300413344
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Geneva Public Library JEAN (Text)
First Floor New Books
52118301094808
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12/06/2022
Macedon Public Library FIC JEA (Text)
Adult New Fiction
52121300765162
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Naples Library FIC JEA (Text)
New Fiction
52124300430944
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Victor Farmington Library JEA (Text)
Adult New Materials
52128301020679
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Williamson Public Library FIC JEA (Text)
Adult New Materials
52152300802515
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Wood Library Association - Canandaigua FIC JEA (Text)
Adult New Materials
31846003006714
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