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Love, love

Chang, Victoria 1970- (author.). Nam, Lorraine, (illustrator.).

Item details

  • ISBN: 1454938323
  • ISBN: 9781454938323
  • Physical Description: print
    212 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Sterling Children's Books, 2020.

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General Note: Includes discussion questions on unnumbered pages.
Summary, etc.: "Frances Chin, a 10-year old Chinese-American girl, lives in the suburbs of Detroit with her immigrant parents and older sister, Clara. At school Frances copes with bullies and the loneliness that comes with not quite fitting in. At home, she feels a different kind of aloneness. Her parents are preoccupied with work and worry about Clara, whose hair is inexplicably falling out. But, with the help of her friend Annie, Frances is determined to play Nancy Drew and solve the mystery of Clara's condition. She also faces the everyday challenges and unexpected thrills of being a tween, especially when she receives encouragement from a tennis coach. Although she struggles to speak up, Frances's powerful inner voice resonates in gorgeous imagery and evocative free verse."--Page 4 of cover.
Subject: Chinese Americans Juvenile fiction
Children of immigrants Juvenile fiction
Bullies Juvenile fiction
Schools Juvenile fiction
Female friendship Juvenile fiction
Compulsive hair pulling Juvenile fiction
JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / Asian American
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Emigration & Immigration
JUVENILE FICTION / Stories in Verse (see also Poetry)
Bullies
Children of immigrants
Chinese Americans
Compulsive hair pulling
Female friendship
Schools
Genre: Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Novels in verse.
Novels in verse.

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