Title Profile & Character Information

Nothing but the Truth

Annotation
Fifteen-year-old Patty Ho, half Taiwanese and half white, feels she never fits in, but when her overly-strict mother ships her off to math camp at Stanford, instead being miserable, Patty starts to become comfortable with her true self.

Awards
2007  Asian Pacific American Award for Literature

Characters
NameHo, Patty
GendersFemale
 Female
OccupationsStudent
 Student
TraitsAsian
White
Asian
White

GenreComing of age
Young adult fiction
Family
Psychological
TopicsFortune tellers
Family relationships
Teenage girls
Summer
Children of divorced parents
Roommates
Friendship
Self-discovery
Fortune tellers
Family relationships
Teenage girls
Summer
Children of divorced parents
Roommates
Friendship
Self-discovery
SettingCalifornia
California