Kelly Yang
Website:www.kellyyang.com
 
Birthplace: China
 
Most recent address:Los Angeles, CA     United States
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971310
Front desk [Front desk novel]by Yang, Kelly 

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic, 2018)

BTSB #: 971310 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.5 MG RC: 3.7 3-5 Lexile: 640

Genres: Multicultural


Subjects: Immigrants - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Hotels and motels - Fiction Self-confidence - Fiction Friendship - Fiction Southern California - Fiction


Summary: Recent immigrants from China and desperate for work and money, ten-year-old Mia Tang's parents take a job managing a rundown motel in Southern California, even though the owner, Mr. Yao is a nasty skinflint who exploits them; while her mother (who was an engineer in China) does the cleaning, Mia works the front desk and tries to cope with demanding customers and other recent immigrants--not to mention being only one of two Chinese in her fifth grade class, the other being Mr. Yao's son, Jason.


971316
Front desk [Front desk novel]by Yang, Kelly 

Paperback(Scholastic, 2019)

BTSB #: 971316 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.5 MG RC: 3.7 3-5 Lexile: 640

Genres: Multicultural


Subjects: Immigrants - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Hotels and motels - Fiction Self-confidence - Fiction Friendship - Fiction Southern California - Fiction


Summary: Recent immigrants from China and desperate for work and money, ten-year-old Mia Tang's parents take a job managing a rundown motel in Southern California, even though the owner, Mr. Yao is a nasty skinflint who exploits them; while her mother (who was an engineer in China) does the cleaning, Mia works the front desk and tries to cope with demanding customers and other recent immigrants--not to mention being only one of two Chinese in her fifth grade class, the other being Mr. Yao's son, Jason.


7.37 *

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971353
Key player [Front desk novel]

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic Press, 2022)

BTSB #: 971353 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.2 MG Lexile: 600

Genres: Sports Multicultural


Subjects: FIFA Women's World Cup - Fiction Immigrants - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Soccer - Fiction City and town life - Fiction Southern California - Fiction


Summary: The Women's World Cup coming to Southern California, everyone is soccer-crazy--especially Mia Tang! The U.S. is playing China in the finals, and Mia feels like her two identities are finally coming together.


22.08 *

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971375
New from here by Yang, Kelly 

BTSB Prebound(Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2022)

BTSB #: 971375 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.1 MG Lexile: 630 F&P: W

Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: COVID-19 (Disease) - Fiction Attention-deficit disorder - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Racially mixed people - Fiction Money-making projects - Fiction Family life - California - Fiction


Summary: Knox works to keep his family together as they move from Hong Kong back to northern California during the initial outbreak of the coronavirus.


971377
Parachutes by Yang, Kelly 

Paperback(HarperCollins, 2021)

BTSB #: 971377 Available

Dewey: FAges: 14-18   
AR: 4.4 UG

Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: Chinese - Fiction High school students - Fiction Conduct of life - Fiction Private schools - Fiction School stories Sexual abuse - Fiction California - Fiction Shanghai (China) - Fiction


Summary: They're called parachutes: teenagers dropped off to live in private homes and study in the US while their wealthy parents remain in Asia. Claire Wang never thought she'd be one of them, until her parents pluck her from her privileged life in Shanghai and enroll her at a high school in California. Suddenly she finds herself living in a stranger's house, with no one to tell her what to do for the first time in her life. She soon embraces her newfound freedom, especially when the hottest and most eligible parachute, Jay, asks her out. Dani De La Cruz, Claire's new host sister, couldn't be less thrilled that her mom rented out a room to Claire. An academic and debate-team star, Dani is determined to earn her way into Yale. Dani and Claire find themselves on a collision course, intertwining in deeper and more complicated ways, as they grapple with life-altering experiences.


9.01 *

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971354
Room to dream [Front desk novel]by Yang, Kelly 

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic Press, 2021)

BTSB #: 971354 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.5 MG Lexile: 650

Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: Immigrants - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Vacations - Fiction Family life - Fiction Hotels and motels - Fiction Southern California - Fiction Beijing (China) - Fiction


Summary: After years of hard work, Mia Tang finally gets to go on vacation with her family -- to China! A total dream come true! Mia can't wait to see all her cousins and grandparents again, especially her cousin Shen. As she roams around Beijing, witnessing some of the big changes China's going through, Mia thinks about the changes in her own life.


22.08 *

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971387
Three keys [Front desk novel]by Yang, Kelly 

Paperback(Scholastic, 2021)

BTSB #: 971387 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.8 MG

Genres: Multicultural


Subjects: Immigrants - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Hotels and motels - Fiction Self-confidence - Fiction


Summary: The motel is struggling and a new immigration law is looming. But if anyone can find the key to getting through turbulent times, it's Mia Tang!


7.37 *

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971389
Three keys [Front desk novel]by Yang, Kelly 

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic Press, 2020)

BTSB #: 971389 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.8 MG

Genres: Multicultural


Subjects: Immigrants - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Hotels and motels - Fiction Self-confidence - Fiction


Summary: The motel is struggling and a new immigration law is looming. But if anyone can find the key to getting through turbulent times, it's Mia Tang!


971390
Yes we will : Asian Americans who shaped this country by Yang, Kelly 

BTSB Prebound(Dial Books for Young Readers, 2022)

BTSB #: 971390 Available

Dewey: 973/NAges: 4-8   
Lexile: 480 AD F&P: M

Subjects: Asian Americans - Pictorial works Encouragement


Summary: Illustrations of real-life, successful Asian Americans accompany encouraging text celebrating the dreams and accomplishments of Asian Americans.


22.78 *

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