Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

     
Available items only
Book Cover
Book
Author Shea, Pegi Deitz.

Title Tangled threads : a Hmong girl's story / Pegi Deitz Shea.

Imprint New York : Clarion Books, c2003.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, JRHI Fiction    JRHI SHEA,P    Available
Description 236 p. ; 22 cm.
Summary After ten years in a refugee camp in Thailand, thirteen-year-old Mai Yang travels to Providence, Rhode Island, where her Americanized cousins introduce her to pizza, shopping, and beer, while her grandmother and new friends keep her connected to her Hmong heritage.
Subject Refugees -- Fiction.
Hmong (Asian people) -- Fiction.
Hmong Americans -- Fiction.
Grandmothers -- Fiction.
Embroidery, Hmong -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Refugees -- Juvenile fiction.
Hmong (Asian people) -- Juvenile fiction.
Orphans -- Juvenile fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Providence (R.I.) -- Fiction.
ISBN 0618247483 : $15.00

 
    
Available items only