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25 Local Warehouse Children's- Historical Fiction- U.S. 20th Century

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Publisher Comments:

Will Windrider

take to the skies?

Moon shadow is eight years old when he sails from China to join his father, Windrider, in America. Windrider lives in San Francisco and makes his living doing laundry. Father and son have never met.

But Moon Shadow grows to love and respect his father and to believe in his wonderful dream. And Windrider, with Moon Shadow's help is willing to endure the mockery of the other Chinese, the poverty, the separation from his wife and country'even the great earthquake'to make his dream come true.

Synopsis:

A Chinese immigrant and his son build a flying machine in "an unusual historical novel, unique in its perspective of the Chinese in America and its portrayal of early 20th century San Francisco, including the Earthquake, from an immigrant's viewpoint."--"School Library Journal."

Product Details

ISBN:
9780812432695
Author:
Yep, Laurence
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Fathers and sons
Subject:
Chinese americans
Subject:
Juvenile
Subject:
Chinese Americans -- Fiction.
Subject:
History
Subject:
Historical - United States - 20th Century
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Asian American
Subject:
Children s-Historical Fiction-U.S. 20th Century
Edition Description:
Anniversary Prebound
Series:
Golden Mountain Chronicles
Series Volume:
211 (1995)
Publication Date:
19770431
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
248 p.
Dimensions:
7.60x5.00x1.00 in. .60 lbs.
Age Level:
10-14

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Children's » Historical Fiction » United States » 20th Century

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Product details 248 p. pages Perfection Learning - English 9780812432695 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A Chinese immigrant and his son build a flying machine in "an unusual historical novel, unique in its perspective of the Chinese in America and its portrayal of early 20th century San Francisco, including the Earthquake, from an immigrant's viewpoint."--"School Library Journal."
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