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Author Compestine, Ying Chang, author.

Title The story of kites / by Ying Chang Compestine ; illustrated by Yongsheng Xuan ; Chinese translation by Venus Chow and Carissa Duan.
The story of kites / by Ying Chang Compestine ; illustrated by Yongsheng Xuan ; Chinese translation by Venus Chow and Carissa Duan = 风筝的故事 / 张瀛 文 ; 宣永生 图.

Publication Info. San Francisco : Immedium, Inc., 2016.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile Foreign Language Chinese    CH E COMPESTINE,Y    DUE 10-22-18
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile Foreign Language Chinese    CH E COMPESTINE,Y    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Juvenile Foreign Language Chinese    CH E COMPESTINE,Y    DUE 11-10-18
3 copies being processed for PAS Central Library Juvenile, On Order.
Edition First Immedium hardcover edition.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm.
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Amazing Chinese inventions = Shénqí de zhōngguó fāmíng ; [3]
Amazing Chinese inventions = 神奇的中国发明 ; [3]
Compestine, Ying Chang. Amazing Chinese inventions ; 3.
Note Originally published in a different form by Holiday House in 2003.
Summary Long ago in China, three brothers become tired of chasing birds from their family's rice fields and experiment with ways to make the job easier. Includes a historical note and instructions for making and flying a kite.
Language Parallel text in English and simplified Chinese.
Subject Brothers -- Juvenile fiction.
Farm life -- China -- Juvenile fiction.
Kites -- Juvenile fiction.
China -- History -- Juvenile fiction.
Bilingual books.
Brothers -- Fiction.
Farm life -- China -- Fiction.
Kites -- Fiction.
China -- History -- Fiction.
Chinese language materials -- Bilingual.
Chinese language materials -- Bilingual.
Added Author Xuan, YongSheng, illustrator.
Chow, Venus, translator.
Duan, Carissa, translator.
ISBN 9781597021227 (hardback)
1597021229 (hardcover)

 
    
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