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Lee Milly Choi Yangsook Ilt Books

Books di Lee Milly Choi Yangsook Ilt con argomento Chinese Americans

Nim and the War Effort

Nim and the War Effort

Lee Milly  Choi Yangsook (ILT) 
edizioni Feiwel & Friends collana Feiwel & Friends (Paperback) , 2002

"Details place the affecting story in a real, not idealized, America." --Kirkus Reviews"It's the last day of the newspaper drive and Nim, a Chinese-American girl in San Francisco during World War II, is determined to win. Her nearest rival has cheated. Undaunted, she leaves Chinatown and walks up Nob Hill after school,...

€ 8,60
Landed

Landed

Lee Milly  Choi Yangsook (ILT) 
edizioni Farrar Straus & Giroux collana Farrar Straus & Giroux (School And Library) , 2006

Sun is ready to leave his village in China for America, theplace known as Gum Saan, Gold Mountain. His father warnshim, though, that passage will not be easy. Because of the 1882Chinese Exclusion Act, new immigrants like Sun are detainedat Angel Island until they are called to take a difficult oralexam before they...

€ 17,60
Earthquake

Earthquake

Lee Milly  Choi Yangsook (ILT) 
edizioni Farrar Straus & Giroux collana Farrar Straus & Giroux (Paperback)

This morning the earth shookand threw us from our beds.We were not hurt, just stunned. Drawers spilled, dishes crashed,pots and pans clanged asthey fell.Ancestral portraits flew offthe walls.Milly Lee's mother was eight years old in 1906, when San Francisco was shaken by a powerful earthquake. Buildings fell, fires...

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€ 5,90