Summary White Ivy ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF


  • Hardcover
  • 368
  • White Ivy
  • Susie Yang
  • English
  • 03 March 2018
  • 9781982100599

10 thoughts on “White Ivy

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    Wow There is nothing better than g

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    This is promising coming of age thought provoking immigrant story slowly grows on you but you got to be patient enough for getting into Ivy’s world her family dynamics reasons behind the shame and motivations triggered h

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    Just what was this cloak called privilege and how did it protect you? Was it visible to the wearer or just to onlookers on the outside? UPDATE 892020 I had some strong thoughts while reading White Ivy that I planned to include but ultimately c

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    ”You used to ask how your father and I got married That’s how It was because I willed it If I had been a stupider girl your father never would have looked at me But I saw my chance and made a story for myself

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    I’m not even sure how to write this review but I really loved this book way than I expected to It’s the story of Ivy a Chinese American who grew up learning to steal taught by her grandmother and always dreaming of having the fine

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    Many thanks to NetGalley Simon Schuster and Susie Yang for an ARC of this bookDark lyrical and utterly compelling Ivy Ling is a thief and incredibly proud of it She learned her craft under the tutelage of her grandmother who expertly lifts items from garage sales and resells them to make a tidy profit While Ivy is her own headstrong and intelligent young woman the danger of her job is alluring in that she is finally able to own the finery t

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    Holy hell This book knocked me out A kind of modern Great Gatsby meets Parasite White Ivy offers a look at the perversity of the American Dream and the unrelenting costs of upward mobility and social striving I can’t remember the last time I read a debut where I felt like I was in such sure hands—the prose is deliciously sharp the plot as tight as a drum and the pacing emotional and otherwise is tuned to such perfe

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    I was not expecting to like this book this muchIvy is a liar and a thief She is a Chinese Immigrant who wants to be successful live up to her parents' wishes and move up on the social ladder She grew up in a not so nice n

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    I started #WhiteIvy yesterday morning and

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    I loved this book which is about a girl who immigrates to America from China and falls deeply in lovewith consumer

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Susie Yang ´ 8 Summary

White Ivy

The entire Speyer clan by attending fancy dinners and weekend getaways to the Cape But just as Ivy is about to have everything she’s ever wanted a ghost from her past resurfaces threatening the nearly perfect life she’s worked so hard to buildFilled with surprising twists and offering sharp insights into the immigrant experience White Ivy is both a love triangle and a coming of age story as well as a glimpse into the dark side of a woman who yearns for success at any cos. I was not expecting to like this book this muchIvy is a liar and a thief She is a Chinese Immigrant who wants to be successful live up to her parents wishes and move up on the social ladder She grew up in a not so nice neighborhood in Massachusetts and is ashamed of her background She aspires to be like her White classmates because she thinks of them as symbols of wealth and success She develops an obsession with a boy named Gideon He is the golden boy and comes from a wealthy family They become friends and Ivy wants a chance to date him but her chance is ruined by her family Until she grows up It starts off kind of slow but then it takes a turn and I just couldn t stop reading I didn t really like some of the characters and didn t like Ivy sometimes because of the choices she made Regardless Ivy is a very interesting character I could relate to Ivy when it came to her family because I am Asian American too and I loved that the author included some Chinglish I wish that there was less narration and dialogue Other than that it s an incredible book and you should definitely read it ARC received via NetGalley All opinions are my own

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A dazzling debut novel about a young woman’s dark obsession with her privileged classmate and the lengths she’ll go to win his loveIvy Lin is a thief and a liar but you’d never know it by looking at her Raised outside of Boston she is taught how to pilfer items from yard sales and second hand shops by her immigrant grandmother Thieving allows Ivy to accumulate the trappings of a suburban teen and most importantly to attract the attention of Gideon Speyer the golden boy. Wow There is nothing better than going into a debut and having it blow you away This seems to be the year of fantastic debuts and you just need to add this one to the list This book is a slow burn that is so elouently done that I could not look away I could not put this down it had an almost magnetizing element to it Susie Yang has arrived my friendsIvy Lin is a girl that pulled me in a million directions On one hand I wanted to feel sympathetic towards her Her family immigrated to America where she lived in a low income complex her family struggling to make ends meet As if Ivy didn t have enough personal turmoil trying to fit in her family sent her off to a exclusive school Grove Prep Academy It is here that Ivy gets a taste of the good life and decides it will be hers no matter what the costFor some reason Ivy has that something about her that just draw people to her They would see the good in her yet she was filled with dark disturbing thoughts Her moral lines were not drawn in the sand they seemed to move about whenever she needed something Yet stilleveryone seems to love Ivy She is a master manipulator and knows her game well She makes people want to do things for herAs she struggles to make it to the top stepping on people from her past just how far will she go The ending was one that I never saw coming I loved itHuge shoutout to Simon Schuster for sending this gifted physical copy my way in exchange for an honest review Brenda has a dragon in her blood obsession with her privileged classmate and the lengths she’ll go to win his loveIvy Lin is a thief and a liar but you’d never know it by looking at her Raised Divan Of Rudaki outside Choice Stories for Children of Boston she is taught how to pilfer items from yard sales and second hand shops by her immigrant grandmother Thieving allows Ivy to accumulate the trappings Öbür Divan of a suburban teen and most importantly to attract the attention Summary of Homo Deus of Gideon Speyer the golden boy. Wow There is nothing better than going into a debut and having it blow you away This seems to be the year Koldbrann - parte 1: Rebeldes of fantastic debuts and you just need to add this The Teams Milking Cow one to the list This book is a slow burn that is so elouently done that I could not look away I could not put this down it had an almost magnetizing element to it Susie Yang has arrived my friendsIvy Lin is a girl that pulled me in a million directions On A Wolfs Desire Reluctant Mates one hand I wanted to feel sympathetic towards her Her family immigrated to America where she lived in a low income complex her family struggling to make ends meet As if Ivy didn t have enough personal turmoil trying to fit in her family sent her Via Suez (British): Blue Funnel Line (Merchant Navy Series Book 3) off to a exclusive school Grove Prep Academy It is here that Ivy gets a taste Zenith of the good life and decides it will be hers no matter what the costFor some reason Ivy has that something about her that just draw people to her They would see the good in her yet she was filled with dark disturbing thoughts Her moral lines were not drawn in the sand they seemed to move about whenever she needed something Yet stilleveryone seems to love Ivy She is a master manipulator and knows her game well She makes people want to do things for herAs she struggles to make it to the top stepping A Pale Light in the Black on people from her past just how far will she go The ending was

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Of a wealthy political family But when Ivy’s mother discovers her trespasses punishment is swift and Ivy is sent to China where her dream instantly evaporatesYears later Ivy has grown into a poised yet restless young woman haunted by her conflicting feelings about her upbringing and her family Back in Boston when she bumps into Sylvia Speyer Gideon’s sister a reconnection with Gideon seems not only inevitable it feels like fateSlowly Ivy sinks her claws into Gideon and. I m not even sure how to write this review but I really loved this book way than I expected to It s the story of Ivy a Chinese American who grew up learning to steal taught by her grandmother and always dreaming of having the finer things in life She becomes infatuated with Gideon an American classmate whose family is rich Soon after her parents ship her off to see relatives overseas When she returns five weeks later she learns her family has moved to a new home in a new stateand away from Gideon and another friend she hung out with Now as an adult after having a run in with Gideon s sister Ivy finds herself in his life like never before Her greed and desire for this new way of living will push her to places she s never known and will undoubtedly change the course of her life forever This book is not a heart pounding thriller It s a coming of age drama that has a low simmer of suspense throughout and is beautifully written by Susie Yang After a bit of a slow start 15% or so I found myself fully engaged and committed to the tale I was reading It s a slow burn but my no means boring I highly recommend for those who can stay invested in a book and want to peel back the layers of the characters 45 stars Thank you to Simon Schuster Susie Yang and NetGalley for an ARC in exchange for an honest review


About the Author: Susie Yang

Susie Yang was born in China and came to the United States as a child After receiving her doctorate of pharmacy from Rutgers she launched a tech startup in San Francisco that has taught people how to code She has studied creative writing at Tin House and Sackett Street She has lived across the United States Europe and Asia and now resides in the Cambridge England in the UK White Iv.