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Ten-year-old Bandit Wong emigrates to America in 1947 from China and assimilates into the Chinese-American Shirley Temple Wong. Illustrations.

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"A ten-year-old Chinese girl, Bandit Wong, emigrates to America (in 1947) and assimilates into the Chinese-American Shirley Temple Wong. After earning the friendship of the toughest girl in class, she is included in the playground stickball games and becomes a loyal fan of the Brooklyn Dodgers. Poignant but outrageously funny."--"School Library Journal." ALA Notable Children's Books of 1984; 1984 Notable Children's Trade Books in Social Studies.

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ISBN:
9780808575993
Author:
Simont, Marc
Author:
Simont, Marc
Publisher:
Turtleback Books
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Social Situations - New Experience
Subject:
Ethnic - Asian American
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Asian American
Subject:
Social Issues - New Experience
Subject:
Schools
Subject:
Moving, Household
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-New Experience
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Edition Description:
REV Harper Trop
Publication Date:
20030931
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
7.70x5.42x.65 in. .47 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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Children's » General
Children's » Humor
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Emigration and Immigration
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » New Experience

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Product details 176 pages Sagebrush Education Resources - English 9780808575993 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , "A ten-year-old Chinese girl, Bandit Wong, emigrates to America (in 1947) and assimilates into the Chinese-American Shirley Temple Wong. After earning the friendship of the toughest girl in class, she is included in the playground stickball games and becomes a loyal fan of the Brooklyn Dodgers. Poignant but outrageously funny."--"School Library Journal." ALA Notable Children's Books of 1984; 1984 Notable Children's Trade Books in Social Studies.
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