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  • Subject is exactly "Juvenile fiction"

Front Desk

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"Author Kelly Yang tells a story about the family of Chinese immigrants who has been struggling with every day’s life, from the view of a ten-year-old girl who takes over the front desk of a motel that her parents manage. With her parents, this…

Position: 31 (40 views)

The Shadow in the Moon

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"The author brings together several important Chinese cultural elements into this little children’s book: fairy tales, moon stories, shooting down the suns, moon cakes etc. The author did a good job by rendering them into a readable story." This book…

Position: 38 (39 views)

Conviction

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”Kelly Loy Gilbert is a debut author of Chinese decent who has great instincts for strong characterization and relationships, unexpected plot twists, and high-stakes drama. Conviction is a strong debut that gets readers thinking about issues like…

Position: 143 (31 views)

The Shadow Hero

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"In the comics boom of the 1940s, a legend was born: the Green Turtle. He solved crimes and fought injustice just like the other comics characters. But this mysterious masked crusader was hiding something more than your run-of-the-mill secret…

Position: 369 (16 views)

Mei-Mei's Lucky Birthday Noodles: A Loving Story of Adoption, Chinese Culture and a Special Birthday Treat

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"Mei-Mei is Chinese—but not Mom and Dad! When she was a baby, Mom and Dad flew all the way to the other side of the world to adopt her and bring her home. Lucky for Mei-Mei, her parents want her to know all about her roots in China's wonderful…

Position: 369 (16 views)

The Year of the Fortune Cookie

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"The third chapter book sequel to The Year of the Book and The Year of the Baby, eleven-year-old Anna takes a trip to China and learns more about herself and her Chinese heritage."
"This book focuses on the life on a Chinese family living in America…

Position: 375 (15 views)

Nest in Springtime: A Mandarin Chinese-English Bilingual Book of Numbers

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This book has won the 2013 CALA Best Book Award (Categroy: Juvenile Books).

Position: 375 (15 views)

A Faithful Reading partner: a story from a Hakka village

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This book has won the 2013 CALA Best Book Award (Categroy: Juvenile Books).

Position: 390 (14 views)

Dragon Road: Golden Mountain Chronicles: 1939

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This book has won the 2009 CALA Best Book Award (Categroy: Young Adult Books).

Position: 264 (22 views)

Revolution is not a Dinner Party

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This book has won the 2008 CALA Best Book Award (Categroy: Juvenile Books).

Position: 390 (14 views)