Sweet and Sour: Tales from China

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Clarion Books #ad - Twenty-four unusual tales from various periods in Chinese history, display the wit, others as brief as a joke, some complex, cleverness, and down-to-earth wisdom of the Chinese people. Used book in Good Condition.

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The Year of the Dog A Pacy Lin Novel

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers #ad - As the year goes on, deals with disappointment, she struggles to find her talent, makes a new best friend, and discovers just why the Year of the Dog is a lucky one for her after all. This funny and profound book is a wonderful debut novel by award-winning and bestselling author and illustrator Grace Lin, and young readers will be sure to love and treasure it for years to come.

This special edition of the modern classic features over 15 pages of new content, photos from the author's childhood, including deleted stories, a Q&A with the author and editor, and more! Little Brown Young Readers. A special edition of a modern classic by the newbery-award winning and bestselling author of Where the Mountain Meets the MoonWhen Pacy's mom tells her that this is a good year for friends, family, and "finding herself, " Pacy begins searching right away.

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Li Lun, Lad of Courage A Newbery Honor book

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Bloomsbury USA Childrens FBA-|286929 #ad - Newbery honor bookbanished to a mountaintop to learn to grow rice, Li Lun proves his courage as he fights the elements and his own loneliness to make his rice seedlings flourish where no one else has for generations. Little Brown Young Readers.

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I Rode a Horse of Milk White Jade

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Sourcebooks Young Readers FBA-|286466 #ad - With only her horse and her cat to keep her company, Oyuna sets off on an amazing journey across deserts and mountains-a journey that will change her life forever. Used book in Good Condition. What readers Are Saying. No ordinary horse story. Horse lovers or not, readers will be riveted. Publishers weekly Starred Review "Ambitious and fast-moving.

New york times when oyuna was a baby, a horse accidentally crushed her foot, cursing her family with bad luck. An enchanting adventure. This story of courage, friendship, and bravery is complete with the addition of a life lesson that leaves a mark on the reader's heart: never give up on your dreams. A book I'll never forget.

I Rode a Horse of Milk White Jade #ad - Little Brown Young Readers. In hopes of bringing honor to her family, Oyuna courageously disguises herself as a boy and joins the soldiers on their quest. Oyuna vows to restore good fortune to her family.

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All the Small Poems and Fourteen More

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Square Fish #ad - All the small poems and fourteen more gathers all four of Valerie Worth’s small poetry children’s books and includes the original illustrations by Natalie Babbitt, the award-winning writer/artist of Tuck Everlasting. Sunburst Books. Used book in Good Condition. Little Brown Young Readers. Inspired by her love of nature, plants, Valerie Worth’s wondrous verse about animals, and other everyday objects presents a perfect perspective of the world through a child’s eyes.

This volume includes small poems, Still More Small Poems, More Small Poems, and Small Poems Again.

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The Big Wave

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HarperCollins #ad - HarperTrophy. Little Brown Young Readers. Sunburst Books. His friend, Jiya, lives in a fishing village below. Buck, about two friends who must face the pain of losing everything—and how to face their grief with courage. Kino lives on a farm on the side of a mountain in Japan. Used book in Good Condition. The powerful novel by Nobel Prize-winning author Pearl S.

Everyone, including Kino and Jiya, has heard of the big wave. No one suspects it will wash over them,  until the rushing water sweeps away the whole village—including Jiya's family. As jiya struggles to overcome his sorrow, he comes to understand that it is only in the presence of danger that one learns to be brave, and that even in the face of terrible tragedy, with the help of Kino and his father, life and love are stronger than death.

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Wild Orchid: A Retelling of "The Ballad of Mulan" Once upon a Time

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Simon Pulse #ad - Tomboyish mulan is determined to spare her aging father and bring her family honor, so she disguises herself and answers the call. When the emperor summons a great army, each family must send a male to fight. Once upon a time" is timeless wielding a sword as deftly as an embroidery needle, Mulan is unlike any other girl in China.

For all of mulan's courage with a bow and arrow, is she brave enough to share her true identity and feelings with Prince Jian? Little Brown Young Readers. Used book in Good Condition. But mulan never expects to find a friend, in the commander of her division, let alone a soul mate, Prince Jian. Sunburst Books.

Wild Orchid: A Retelling of "The Ballad of Mulan" Once upon a Time #ad - HarperTrophy.

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The Kite Fighters

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Clarion Books #ad - Little Brown Young Readers. Their combined skills attract the notice of Korea's young king, who chooses Young-sup to fly the royal kite in the New Year kite-flying competition--an honor that is also an awesome responsibility. HarperTrophy. This touching and suspenseful story, filled with the authentic detail and flavor of traditional Korean kite fighting, brings a remarkable setting vividly to life.

Used book in Good Condition. In a riveting narrative set in fifteenth-century Korea, two brothers discover a shared passion for kites. Kee-sup can craft a kite unequaled in strength and beauty, Young-sup, but his younger brother, can fly a kite as if he controlled the wind itself. Sunburst Books. Author'S Note.

The Kite Fighters #ad - Houghton Mifflin. Although tradition decrees, and the boys' father insists, that the older brother represent the family, both brothers know that this time the family's honor is best left in Young-sup's hands.

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Living Water in the Desert: True Stories of God at work in Iran Hidden Heroes

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CF4Kids #ad - HarperTrophy. Inspirational stories for preteen ages 9-12 and suitable for read-alouds for younger children. Cf4kids. All of them eventually came to Jesus Christ for His full and free salvation, becoming missionaries to their own people. Little Brown Young Readers. Houghton Mifflin. Evangelical protestant christian missionaries including women missionaries take the gospel of Jesus Christ to those who then take it to their own people.

Seventeen chapters tell true stories of the Living Water pouring out on the country of Iran, even up to the present day. Sunburst Books. Biographical true accounts bring the miraculous work of the gospel to life through personal testimonies of historical figures. Used book in Good Condition. One man was overcome by the missionary's kindness.

Living Water in the Desert: True Stories of God at work in Iran Hidden Heroes #ad - Another saw a man named Jesus in a dream, coming to him on a donkey. A girl found a strange book on the floor of the library and visited a secret prayer meeting. Another was stopped by a vision of men in blue. One became sick and tired of his own religion.

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Born in the Year of Courage

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Lerner Publishing Group #ad - In 1841, having been shipwrecked an picked up by an American whaling ship outside Japanese territorial waters, fifteen-year-old Manjiro decides to go live in America and work toward opening trade between his country and the West. HarperTrophy. Little Brown Young Readers. Cf4kids. Houghton Mifflin. Used book in Good Condition.

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The Cat Who Went to Heaven

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Aladdin FBA-|279671 #ad - Used book in Good Condition. It seems the artist’s life is ruined as well—until he is rewarded for his act of love by a Buddhist miracle. So when the artist, includes the cat in his painting, moved by compassion for his pet, the priest rejects the work and decrees that it must be destroyed. Cf4kids. Little Brown Young Readers.

Sunburst Books. But when the village’s head priest commissions a painting of the Buddha for a healthy sum, the artist softens toward the animal he believes has brought him luck. Houghton Mifflin. HarperTrophy. According to legend, the proud and haughty cat was denied the Buddha’s blessing for refusing to accept his teachings and pay him homage.

The Cat Who Went to Heaven #ad - A newberry medal winner this timeless fable has been a classic since its first publication in 1930, and this beautifully reillustrated edition brings the magic and wonder of the tale to a new generation of readers. In ancient japan, a struggling artist is angered when his housekeeper brings home a tiny white cat he can barely afford to feed.

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