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The year of the dog : a novel

Lin, Grace.

New York : Little, Brown, 2006.

134 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

Frustrated at her seeming lack of talent for anything, a young Taiwanese American girl sets out to apply the lessons of the Chinese Year of the Dog, those of making best friends and finding oneself, to her own life.

Reading Level: 4.8

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0316060003

LC Call No:

PZ7.L644 Yea 2006

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Lin, Grace.

Title:

The year of the dog : a novel / by Grace Lin.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Little, Brown, 2006.

Physical:

134 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Children, October 2010

Citation/Refs:

Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.), January 2007

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, March 2006

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, January 2006

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Starred, October 2006

Citation/Refs:

Book Links-starred, March 2006

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, January 2006

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, March 2006

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), February 2006

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, December 2005

Summary:

Frustrated at her seeming lack of talent for anything, a young Taiwanese American girl sets out to apply the lessons of the Chinese Year of the Dog, those of making best friends and finding oneself, to her own life.

Target Audience:

4.8.

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Taiwanese Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

School stories.

Subject:

Chinese New Year--Fiction.

Subject:

Family life--Fiction.

Subject:

Contests--Fiction.

Subject:

Theater--Fiction.

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