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The afterlife of Emerson Tang

Paula Champa

The afterlife of Emerson Tang

a novel

by Paula Champa

  • 388 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women archivists,
  • Collectors and collecting,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaula Champa
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6103.H3654 A68 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25283302M
    ISBN 109780547792781
    LC Control Number2012014030

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Only author Paula Champa knows. The Afterlife of Emerson Tang is a fast moving tale with interesting characters, coupled to a fascinating and well-crafted plot. Author Paula Champa clearly knows her topics due to her background as an automotive journalist, and this one is an excellent debut offering/5(21).

The Afterlife of Emerson Tang is an ambitious novel that, on the surface, is about the search for a car. Emerson Tang is dying. The son of a wealthy man and a Chinese woman rescued from Mao, Emerson never quite losing his mother at a young age. Now that he is dying, he is obsessed with reuniting the body of a vintage car with it's original engine/5.

A fast-paced ride through the twentieth century—to modernism, fascism, and industrialism, to Manhattan, a German zeppelin, a famed concours in Pebble Beach, and a road race in Italy—The Afterlife of Emerson Tang takes us deep into a complicated automotive romance. A novel of strangers connected across time, through a car that is so much more than a car, it asks us what Brand: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Paula Champa's novel, "The Afterlife of Emerson Tang" is a bit difficult to rate and review. It's an epic story centered around a car, but the car is only the focal point. The real story is about the people who have touched the car - both literally and figuratively - since it was made in the mid's/5.

A fast-paced ride through the twentieth century—to modernism, fascism, and industrialism, to Manhattan, a German zeppelin, a famed concours in Pebble Beach, and a road race in Italy—The Afterlife of Emerson Tang takes us deep into our complicated automotive romance.

A novel of strangers connected across time, through a car that is so much more than a car, it asks us what should be preserved, what. For Emerson Tang, the only son of a prominent New England family, that car is a Beacon. A collector—of art and experience—Emerson keeps his prized possession safely stored away.

But when his health begins to fail, his archivist and caretaker is approached by a secretive French painter determined to buy the Beacon at any cost. THE BOOK. ABOUT. MORE. EMERSON'S ARCHIVE. More The Afterlife of Emerson Tang © Paula Champa.

Of course, The Afterlife of Emerson Tang, Paula Champa’s story about great cars of the past and new ones of the future, is about much more. It is ultimately about time, memory, and change. Built around a mysterious car, the book is also about an entrepreneur redesigning the technology of.

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A collector—of art and experience—Emerson keeps his prized possession safely stored away. When his health begins to fail, his archivist and caretaker is approached by a secretive French painter determined to buy the Beacon at any cost. The Afterlife of Emerson Tang: A Novel eBook: Champa, Paula: : Kindle Store Best Sellers Prime Video Help New Releases Books Gift Ideas Gift Cards & Top Up Vouchers Electronics Pantry Home & Garden Sell PC Free Delivery Shopper Toolkit.

Its owner, wealthy young art collector Emerson Tang, is near death, and has recruited his devoted archivist, Beth Corvid, to manage his healthcare and estate. The afterlife of Emerson Tang: a novel. [Paula Champa] -- A beloved car becomes a piece of us--a way back into our histories or forward into our destinies.

For Emerson Tang, the only son of a prominent New England family, that car is a Beacon. THE AFTERLIFE OF EMERSON TANG. by Paula Champa. BUY NOW FROM Thirty-something Beth Corvid was originally hired to be the archivist of a photography collection owned by Emerson Tang, a half-Chinese/half-WASP multimillionaire.

Only a few years older than Beth, Emerson is now dying of a never named incurable disease, and while there is no. The Afterlife of Emerson Tang by Champa, Paula The book, The Afterlife of Emerson Tang [Bulk, Wholesale, Quantity] ISBN# in Hardcover by Champa, Paula may be ordered in bulk quantities.

Minimum starts at 25 copies. Availability based on publisher status and quantity being ordered. The Afterlife of Emerson Tang A Novel. Home; The Afterlife of Emerson Tang ×. The Afterlife of Emerson Tang struggles with grief become connected through their quest to reunite the body and engine of a vintage car.

HOME; THE BOOK. Q&A | Paula Champa; ABOUT; MORE; EMERSON'S ARCHIVE The Afterlife of Emerson Tang. A fast-paced ride through the twentieth century—to modernism, fascism, and industrialism, to Manhattan, a German zeppelin, a famed concours in Pebble Beach, and a road race in Italy—The Afterlife of Emerson Tang takes us deep into our complicated automotive romance.

A novel of strangers connected across time, through a car that is so much more than a car, it asks us what. Metaphysical, Elegant Treatment of Family and the Afterlife. Review by M.C. Boyes. Although the plot revolves around the wealthy collector Emerson Tang and a car, this is really the story of Beth, Emerson’s archivist.

Beth has had trouble connecting with other people, ever since a painful near-death experience as a child. Compre o livro The Afterlife of Emerson Tang na : confira as ofertas para livros em inglês e importados The Afterlife of Emerson Tang - Livros na Amazon Brasil- Pular para conteúdo principalReviews: The Afterlife of Emerson Tang, by Paula ChampaHardcover in New Condition About A beloved car becomes a piece of us—a way back into our histories or forward into our destinies.

For Emerson Tang, the only son of a prominent New England family, that car is a Beacon. A collector—of art and experience—Emerson keeps his prized possession safely stored away.The Afterlife of Emerson Tang is cleverly written and constructed like a mind-bending puzzle.

Only at the end are the characters' true relationships to one another and to the coveted Beacon revealed. Only at the end are the characters' true relationships to one another and to the coveted Beacon revealed.