The Resource Listen, slowly, Thanhha Lai

Listen, slowly, Thanhha Lai

Label
Listen, slowly
Title
Listen, slowly
Statement of responsibility
Thanhha Lai
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A California girl, born and raised, Mai can't wait to spend her vacation at the beach. Instead, though, she has to travel to Vietnam with her grandmother, who is going back to find out what really happened to Mai's grandfather during the Vietnam War
Summary
Assisting her grandmother's investigation of her grandfather's fate during the Vietnam War, Mai struggles to adapt to an unfamiliar culture while redefining her sense of family
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10391878
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
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Lai, Thanhha
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Vietnamese American families
  • Missing persons
  • Grandmothers
  • Vietnam
  • Vietnamese American families
  • Missing persons
  • Grandmothers
  • Vietnam
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Listen, slowly, Thanhha Lai
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
in901281875
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
260 p.
Isbn
9780062229182
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)881042154
Label
Listen, slowly, Thanhha Lai
Publication
Control code
in901281875
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
260 p.
Isbn
9780062229182
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)881042154

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