Lee's first novel, NATIVE SPEAKER, was published by Penguin Putnam Inc., in 1995.
By Chang-rae Lee
Before she leaves at the beginning of the novel, Lelia, Henry Park's wife, gives him a list of words that define him.
You are surreptitious
B+ student of life
first thing hummer of Wagner and Strauss
Yellow peril: neo-American
great in bed
____ analyst (you fill in)