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  • Tags: Juvenile Books

Counterstorytelling and Collaboration: Developing the CALA/YALSA Booklist Taskforce

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In early 2021, CALA and YALSA developed a taskforce that, in collaboration with ALSC, will create youth booklists highlighting Chinese American creators and stories. The booklists will be released in 2023 in celebration of CALA’s 50th Anniversary.…

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曹冲称象

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"This is a juvenile literature book of retelling of a traditional Chinese story to English-speaking kids and excellent illustration with accurate period details for costume, architecture, etc. Also a wonderful tie-in with STEM curriculum with…

Position: 154 (163 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: 192 (156 views)

Secrets of the Terra-Cotta Soldier

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"In this action-packed adventure and coming-of-age story that finely weaves fact and fiction, thirteen-year-old Ming lives in a small village in Maoist China in the 1970s. His father is convinced that Emperor Qin's tomb—and the life-size terra-cotta…

Position: 394 (122 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: 408 (120 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: 417 (119 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: 421 (118 views)

Ling and Ting: Not Exactly the Same!

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This book has won the 2010 CALA Best Book Award (Categroy: Juvenile Books).

Position: 394 (122 views)

Chinese and English Nursery Rhymes: Share and Sing in Two Languages

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This book has won the 2010 CALA Best Book Award (Categroy: Juvenile Books).

Position: 394 (122 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: 425 (117 views)