Posts Tagged ‘Lucky Girl’

Interview: Mei-Ling Hopgood, author of Lucky Girl

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Mei-Ling Hopgood was adopted by an American couple when she was a baby. She never made any attempt to contact her birth family, but twenty years later, they contacted her. She talks with Andrea Kahn about her new memoir, Lucky Girl.

Excerpt: Lucky Girl by Mei-Ling Hopgood

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009

Lucky Girl is Mei-Ling Hopgood’s memoir about traveling to Taiwan to meet the birth family she’d never known. Hopgood grew up thinking she had escaped a life of poverty when she was adopted by Americans, but in Taiwan, she learned that her birth family defied all of her assumptions. This week, she spoke with Andrea [...]

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