Publisher: Candlewick (August 19, 2004)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 7.7 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
With Chinese-influenced work in jewel-like shades, Belle Yang tells an immigration story that displays one of many many points of the yankee dream.Hannah is my identify during this new kingdom. It does not sound in any respect like myChinese identify, Na-Li, this means that beautiful.It's some distance from Taiwan to San Francisco, yet Hannah's relatives has made the adventure simply because they wish to make the United States their domestic. right here in the US, Baba tells his daughter, everyone is loose to claim what they believe, and kids can develop as much as be no matter what they decide upon. And so Hannah takes a brand new identify, starts off a brand new institution, learns a brand new language, and starts off to regulate to a brand new lifestyle. in the meantime, all of them wait — and desire — for the arriving of the fairway playing cards that would guarantee they're eventually domestic to stick.