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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
Creator
Contributor
Author
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
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yep, Laurence
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Grades 3-7
LC call number
PZ7.Y44
LC item number
Amt 2008
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Yep, Kathleen S.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Fathers and sons
  • Chinese Americans
  • Stuttering
  • Chinese Americans
  • Fathers
  • Families
  • Stuttering
  • China
  • Angel Island (Calif.)
  • California
  • China
  • Angel Island (Calif.)
  • California
Target audience
pre adolescent
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)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1122273
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
ix, 133 pages
Isbn
9780060276928
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2007018373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1122273
  • (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)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1122273
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
ix, 133 pages
Isbn
9780060276928
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2007018373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1122273
  • (OCoLC)137325064

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