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971311
American born Chinese by Yang, Gene Luen 

Paperback(First Second, 2006)

BTSB #: 971311 Temp OS

Dewey: 741.5/NAges: 12-18   
AR: 3.3 MG+RC: 5.2 9-12 Lexile: 530 GN

Subjects: Chinese Americans - Fiction Identity (Psychology) - Fiction School stories Graphic novels


Summary: Alternates three interrelated stories, in comic book format, about the problems of young Chinese Americans trying to participate in the popular culture.


9.01 *

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602117
Best baker [Katie Woo's Neighborhood]by Manushkin, Fran 

BTSB Prebound(Picture Window Books, 2020)

BTSB #: 602117 Available

Dewey: EAges: 5-8   
AR: 2.4 LG Lexile: 530

Genres: Multicultural


Subjects: Bakers - Fiction Bakeries - Fiction Friendship - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction


Summary: Katie and her friend Haley visit a bakery and learn how to bake yummy treats.


19.31 *

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602119
Best club [Katie Woo]by Manushkin, Fran 

BTSB Prebound(Picture Window Books, 2017)

BTSB #: 602119 Available

Dewey: EAges: 5-8   
AR: 1.8 LG Lexile: 450 F&P: J

Genres: Multicultural


Subjects: Chinese Americans - Fiction Clubs - Fiction Friendship - Fiction


Summary: Katie Woo and her friends would love to be part of Sophie's new club, but Sophie does not think they, or anyone, is good enough, so they form their own club.


19.31 *

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643362
Bluecrowne : a Greenglass House story [Greenglass House]by Milford, Kate 

BTSB Prebound(Clarion, 2018)

BTSB #: 643362 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-12   
AR: 5.9 MG RC: 5.5 6-8 Lexile: 840 F&P: X

Genres: Adventure Fiction Fantasy Fiction


Subjects: Siblings - Fiction Stepmothers - Fiction Thieves - Fiction Fireworks - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Supernatural - Fiction


Summary: In 1810, Lucy Bluecrowne, twelve, is bored living ashore with her stepmother and half brother until two nefarious strangers identify her little brother as the pyrotechnical prodigy they need for their evil plan.


21.46 *

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602129
Cartwheel Katie [Katie Woo]by Manushkin, Fran 

BTSB Prebound(Picture Window Books, 2015)

BTSB #: 602129 Available

Dewey: EAges: 5-8   
AR: 2.1 LG Lexile: 470 F&P: J

Genres: Sports Family Life


Subjects: Gymnastics - Fiction Failure (Psychology) - Fiction Persistence - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction


Summary: Katie is enrolled in a gymnastics class, but when she has trouble doing some of the moves she gets discouraged and considers dropping out.


19.31 *

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871794
Cilla Lee-Jenkins : the epic story [Cilla Lee-Jenkins Volume: 3]by Tan, Susan 

BTSB Prebound(Roaring Brook Press, 2019)

BTSB #: 871794 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   


Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: Family problems - Fiction Middle schools - Fiction Authorship - Fiction Racially mixed people - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction


Summary: Epics are all about brave heroes overcoming struggles to save the world, and this year, Cilla is facing her toughest struggles yet as she hates the idea of starting middle school, has to deal with her two younger sisters who don't get along, and has to help her beloved grandfather learn English again after he suffers a stroke.


20.76 *

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871802
Cilla Lee-Jenkins : this book is a classic [Cilla Lee-Jenkins Volume: 2]by Tan, Susan 

BTSB Prebound(Roaring Brook Press, 2018)

BTSB #: 871802 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 5.1 MG RC: 5.6 3-5 Lexile: 870

Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: Authorship - Fiction Racially mixed people - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Family life - Fiction


Summary: [Volume 2] Priscilla Cilla Lee-Jenkins has just finished her (future) bestselling memoir, and now she's ready to write a Classic. This one promises to have everything: romance, adventure, and plenty of drama like Cilla's struggles to be more Chinese, be the perfect flower girl at Aunt Eva's wedding, and learn how to share her best friend.


20.76 *

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596158
Courage on ice [Jake Maddox JV girls]by Maddox, Jake 

BTSB Prebound(Stone Arch, 2020)

BTSB #: 596158 Available

Dewey: FAges: 8-12   
AR: 4 MG Lexile: 570 F&P: R

Genres: Sports


Subjects: Chinese Americans - Fiction Ice skating - Fiction Brain - Concussion - Fiction Self-confidence - Fiction Bullying - Fiction Grandmothers - Fiction


Summary: Late for practice at the ice arena, thirteen-year-old Eva Chen neglects to warm up and suffers a concussion when she falls during a difficult jump; frustrated at missing practice time, and worried about doing her routine at the family showcase, in front of a full arena, her parents, and her grandmother, Eva does not need any extra threats to her confidence--for instance, discovering that some of the other girls are laughing at her Chinese heritage.


21.61 *

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602123
Daddy can't dance [Katie Woo]by Manushkin, Fran 

BTSB Prebound(Picture Window Books, 2018)

BTSB #: 602123 Available

Dewey: EAges: 5-8   
AR: 2 LG Lexile: 470 F&P: J

Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: Chinese Americans - Fiction Father-daughter relationship - Fiction Dance parties - Fiction


Summary: Katie and her father are invited to a Daddy-Daughter dance, the only problem is that her father is not a good dancer--he frequently steps on his partner's feet.


19.31 *

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577131
Double happiness by Tupper Ling, Nancy 

BTSB Prebound(Chronicle Books, 2015)

BTSB #: 577131 Available

Dewey: EAges: 5-8   


Genres: Multicultural


Subjects: Stories in rhyme Moving - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Grandmothers - Fiction


Summary: Told in verse, a Chinese American girl and her little brother protest the idea of moving, until their grandmother teaches them a special trick to make the change easier.


6.50 *

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556251
Downstairs girl by Lee, Stacey 

BTSB Prebound(Putnam, 2019)

BTSB #: 556251 Available

Dewey: FAges: 12-16   
AR: 5.5 MG+RC: 5.3 9-12 Lexile: 810

Genres: Multicultural Historical Fiction


Subjects: Household employees - Fiction Wealth - Fiction Advice columns - Fiction Authorship - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Atlanta (Ga.) - History|y19th century - Fiction


Summary: 1890, Atlanta. By day, seventeen-year-old Jo Kuan works as a lady's maid for the cruel Caroline Payne, the daughter of one of the wealthiest men in Atlanta. But by night, Jo moonlights as the pseudonymous author of a newspaper advice column for "the genteel Southern lady."


972947
Dragon road : Golden Mountain chronicles: 1939 by Yep, Laurence 

BTSB Prebound(HarperCollins, 2008)

BTSB #: 972947 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-13   
AR: 5.5 MG+RC: 5.2 6-8 Lexile: 870

Genres: Sports


Subjects: Chinese Americans - Fiction Basketball - Fiction Great Depression, 1929-1939 - Fiction


Summary: In 1939, unable to find jobs because of the Great Depression, friends Cal Chin and Barney Young join the Chinese American basketball team.


6.25 *

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972911
Dragons of silk : Golden Mountain chronicles : 1835-2011 by Yep, Laurence 

BTSB Prebound(HarperCollins, 2011)

BTSB #: 972911 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-13   
AR: 5.7 MG RC: 5.4 6-8 Lexile: 830

Genres: Multicultural Historical Fiction


Subjects: Silkworms - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction China - History - Fiction


Summary: Four generations of Chinese and Chinese-American girls, beginning in 1835, are tied together by the tradition of raising silkworms and the legacy of the legendary Weaving Maid.


20.06 *

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P00286
Dragonwings by Yep, Laurence 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2007)

BTSB #: P00286 Available

Dewey: FAges: 10-13   


Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: Father-son relationship - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction San Francisco (Calif.) - History|y20th century - Fiction


Summary: In the early twentieth century a young Chinese boy joins his father in San Francisco and helps him realize his dream of making a flying machine.


639799
Escape from the great earthquake [Ranger in time Volume: 6]by Messner, Kate 

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic Press, 2017)

BTSB #: 639799 Available

Dewey: FAges: 7-10   
AR: 4.3 MG RC: 3.5 3-5 Lexile: 630

Genres: Adventure Fiction Historical Fiction Multicultural


Subjects: Golden retrievers - Fiction Dogs - Fiction Time travel - Fiction San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906 - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction Adventure fiction San Francisco (Calif.) - History|y20th century - Fiction


Summary: #6: This time Ranger, the time-traveling Golden retriever, finds himself in San Francisco in the middle of the great 1906 earthquake, and his mission is obviously to get a young Chinese immigrant, Lily Chen, to safety, but as they make their way through the ruined and burning city Ranger finds that he must also accomplish something else--finding Lily, who was sold as a servant by her parents, a new family who will care for her.


13.93 *

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602136
Flower girl Katie [Katie Woo]by Manushkin, Fran 

BTSB Prebound(Picture Window Books, 2019)

BTSB #: 602136 Available

Dewey: EAges: 5-8   
AR: 2.4 LG Lexile: 530 F&P: J

Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: Chinese Americans - Fiction Flower girls - Fiction Aunts - Fiction Weddings - Fiction


Summary: Katie is delighted when her Aunt Patty asks her to be a flower girl--but then she starts thinking about everything that could go wrong and worries that she will spoil her aunt's wedding.


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602140
Fly high, Katie! [Katie Woo]by Manushkin, Fran 

BTSB Prebound(Picture Window Books, 2014)

BTSB #: 602140 Available

Dewey: EAges: 5-8   
AR: 2.3 LG Lexile: 500

Genres: General Fiction


Subjects: Airplanes - Fiction Air travel - Fiction Chinese Americans - Fiction


Summary: Katie is flying to Florida to visit her grandmother, but she has never been on an airplane before.


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602134
Friends in the mail [Katie Woo's Neighborhood]by Manushkin, Fran 

BTSB Prebound(Picture Window Books, 2020)

BTSB #: 602134 Available

Dewey: EAges: 5-8   
AR: 2.3 LG Lexile: 530 F&P: J

Genres: Multicultural


Subjects: Chinese Americans - Fiction Postal service - Fiction


Summary: On a trip to the post office to mail a present to her grandfather, Katie learns all about how the mail works.


19.32 *

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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

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.


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