Little White Duck: A Childhood in China

By Na Liu, Andrés Vera Martínez
Illustrators Illustrated by Andrés Vera Martínez Edition

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Publisher Lerner Imprint Graphic Universe ISBN


Awards and Honors <i>Kirkus Reviews</i> Best Children’s Book of 2012; <i>SLJ</i> Best Children’s Books 2012, Fiction; Horn Book Fanfare 2012, Fiction; 2012 Cybils Award Finalist, Elementary/Middle Grade Graphic Novels

Little White Duck: A Childhood in China

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Social Issue: Harsh Realities of Life

Da Qin and her little sister, Xiao Qin, grew up in the city of Wuhan, China, in the 1970s—as their country was changing in exciting and confusing ways. Glossary. Time line. Translations of Chinese characters. Map. Full-color illustrations.
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