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The Resource The dragon's child : a story of Angel Island, Laurence Yep ; with Kathleen S. Yep

The dragon's child : a story of Angel Island, Laurence Yep ; with Kathleen S. Yep

Label
The dragon's child : a story of Angel Island
Title
The dragon's child
Title remainder
a story of Angel Island
Statement of responsibility
Laurence Yep ; with Kathleen S. Yep
Title variation
dragons child
Title variation remainder
a story of Angel Island
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ten-year-old Gim Lew leaves his village in China to accompany his father to America, but before they go he must prepare for a grueling test that he must pass--without stuttering--at California's Angel Island, where officials strive to keep out unwanted immigrants. Includes facts about immigration from China and the experiences of the author's family
Summary
In 1922, ten-year-old Gim Lew reluctantly leaves his village in China to accompany his father to America, but before they go he must prepare for a grueling test that he must pass--without stuttering--at California's Angel Island, where strict officials strive to keep out unwanted immigrants. Includes facts about immigration from China and the experiences of the author's family
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
264131
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 813.6
  • [Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.Y44
LC item number
D73 2008
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story of Angel Island
Label
The dragon's child : a story of Angel Island, Laurence Yep ; with Kathleen S. Yep
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-133)
Control code
4718375
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 133 p.
Isbn
9780060276928
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2007018373
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn137325064
  • (OCoLC)137325064
Label
The dragon's child : a story of Angel Island, Laurence Yep ; with Kathleen S. Yep
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-133)
Control code
4718375
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 133 p.
Isbn
9780060276928
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2007018373
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn137325064
  • (OCoLC)137325064

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