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The Resource The year of the dog : a novel, by Grace Lin

The year of the dog : a novel, by Grace Lin

Label
The year of the dog : a novel
Title
The year of the dog
Title remainder
a novel
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
Member of
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lin, Grace
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
690
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Pacy Lin books
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asian Americans
  • Schools
  • Chinese New Year
  • Families
  • Contests
  • Theater
  • Asian Americans
  • Schools
  • Chinese New Year
  • Family life
  • Contests
  • Theater
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The year of the dog : a novel, by Grace Lin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes Reader's guide and preview of Where the mountain meets the moon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn123561393
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
134 p.
Isbn
9780316060028
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)123561393
Label
The year of the dog : a novel, by Grace Lin
Publication
Note
Includes Reader's guide and preview of Where the mountain meets the moon
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn123561393
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
134 p.
Isbn
9780316060028
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)123561393

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