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The Resource The year of the dog, by Grace Lin

The year of the dog, by Grace Lin

Label
The year of the dog
Title
The year of the dog
Statement of responsibility
by Grace Lin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's the Chinese year of the dog! When Pacy's mom tells her that this is a good year for friends, family, and "finding herself, " Pacy begins searching right away. As the year goes on, she struggles to find her talent, deals with disappointment, makes a new best friend, and discovers just why the year of the dog is a lucky one for her after all
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Summary
Frustrated at her seeming lack of talent for anything, a young Taiwanese American girl sets out to apply the lessons of the Chinese Year of the Dog, those of making best friends and finding oneself, to her own life
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2007
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
144304
Cataloging source
JST
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Lin, Grace
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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690
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
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True
Series statement
Pacy Lin books
Series volume
0001
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  • Asian Americans
  • Schools
  • Family life
  • Contests
  • Theater
  • Chinese New Year
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The year of the dog, by Grace Lin
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000042143974
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
134 p.
Isbn
9780316060028
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The year of the dog, by Grace Lin
Publication
Control code
000042143974
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
134 p.
Isbn
9780316060028
Other physical details
ill.

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