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Author Smith, Icy.

Title Mei Ling in China City / written by Icy Smith ; illustrated by Gayle Garner Roski ; Chinese translation by Zeng Fan = [Zhongguo shi de Meiling / zuo zhe Deng Ruibing ; cha tu Gayle Garner Roski ; Zeng Fan fan yi].

Imprint Manhattan Beach, Calif. : East West Discovery Press, 2008.


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 GDL Central Library Children's Fiction    jO SMITH,ICY    Available
Edition 1st bilingual English and Chinese ed.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
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Summary In Los Angeles, California's China City in 1942, twelve-year-old Mei Ling Lee helps her parents in their restaurant during the Moon Festival celebration, raises money for women and children refugees in China, and worries about her Japanese American friend, Yayeko Akiyama, whose family was relocated to Manzanar. Includes facts about China City and the Manzanar War Relocation Center.
Language Parallel text in English and Chinese.
Awards Moonbeam Children's Book Awards.
Subject Manzanar War Relocation Center -- Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Juvenile fiction.
Chinese Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- California -- Los Angeles -- Juvenile fiction.
Mid-autumn Festival -- Juvenile fiction.
Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Juvenile fiction.
California -- History -- 1850-1950 -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Bilingual books.
Added Author Roski, Gayle Garner, illustrator.
Zeng, Fan.
Added Title Mei Ling in China City. English & Chinese
Zhongguo shi de Meiling
ISBN 9780979933950 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0979933951 (hardcover ; alk. paper)

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