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Title The lotus seed [videorecording] / produced by Lancit Media Productions, a production of WNED-TV & GPN ; produced by Jill Gluckson ; written by Susan Kim ; directed by Mark Mannucci.

Imprint Lincoln, NE. : Distributed by GPN, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs    J LOT    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Reading rainbow ; no. 106
Reading rainbow; no. 106.
Contents Feature book: The lotus seed / Sherry Garland -- Vietnam -- Yemen -- Russia -- South Africa -- Review books: I'm new here / Bud Howlett ; Halmoni and the picnic / Sook Nyul Choi ; Grandfather's journey / Allen Say.
Credits Director of photography, Kevin Lombard ; editors, Michael Chomet, Gary Jevitt ; narrator, Rona Figueroa ; music, Steve Horelick, Oasis Music Inc.
Performer Hosted by LeVar Burton.
Summary Host LeVar Burton introduces the book, The lotus seed by Sherry Garland, illustrated by Tatsuro Kiuchi, about a young Vietnamese woman who, when forced to flee her country, takes a lotus seed with her as a warm reminder of her past. Also, a Vietnamese girl, a Muslim boy from Yemen, a girl from South Africa, and other immigrants talk about their lives in the United States. Other books mentioned are I'm new here by Bud Howlett, Halmoni and the picnic by Sook Nyul Choi, and Grandfather's journey by Allen Say.
System Details DVD.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Vietnamese -- United States -- Juvenile drama.
Refugees -- United States -- Juvenile drama.
Lotus -- Juvenile drama.
Vietnam -- Juvenile drama.
Genre/Form Children's television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Mannucci, Mark.
Burton, LeVar.
Kiuchi, Tatsuro.
Garland, Sherry. Lotus seed.
Lancit Media Productions.
Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.
WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Added Title Reading rainbow (Television program)
Music No. 126.0106D GPN
106 GPN

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