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Vo-Dinh, Mai 1933-

Overview
Works: 72 works in 192 publications in 4 languages and 10,134 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Poetry  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Picture books  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.S9656, E
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Most widely held works about Mai Vo-Dinh
 
Most widely held works by Mai Vo-Dinh
Angel child, dragon child by Michele Maria Surat( Book )

14 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ut, a Vietnamese girl attending school in the United States, lonely for her mother left behind in Vietnam, makes a new friend who presents her with a wonderful gift
The land I lost : adventures of a boy in Vietnam by Quang Nhuong Huynh( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 1,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"I was born on the central highlands of Vietnam. I always planned to return to my hamlet to live the rest of my life tehre. But war disrupted my dreams. The land I love was lost to me forever." But Huynh Quang Nhuong never lost the memories of his beautiful grandmother, a secret karate expert and vanquisher of bandits; dangerous crocodiles, horse snakes stronger than twenty men, killer wild hogs, two-hundred pound catfish; taming pythons with his favorite cousin, capturing wild chickens, fishing in the flooded rice fields; Tank, his gentle pet water buffalo and the fierce protector of the hamlet. Hyunh Quang Nhuong shares a little-known side of Vietnam and a boyhood filled with adventures
The miracle of mindfulness : a manual on meditation by Nhất Hạnh( Book )

13 editions published between 1976 and 1993 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this beautifully written book, Buddhist monk and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Thich Nhat Hanh explains how to acquire the skills of mindfulness. Once we have these skills, we can slow our lives down and discover how to live in the moment. Even simple acts like washing the dishes or drinking a cup of tea may be transformed into acts of meditation. Thich Nhat Hanh's gentle anecdotes and practical exercises will help us to arrive at greater self-understanding and peacefulness, whether we are beginners or advanced students. Irrespective of our particular religious beliefs, we can begin to reap the immense benefits that meditation has been scientifically proven to offer. We can all learn how to be mindful and experience the miracle of mindfulness for ourselves
The brocaded slipper and other Vietnamese tales by Lynette Dyer Vuong( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five Vietnamese fairy tales, including "Little Finger of the Watermelon Patch" and "The Lampstand Princess."
First snow by Helen Coutant( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of her grandmother and the first snow she has ever seen, a little Vietnamese girl begins to understand how death can be accepted as a natural part of life
The happy funeral by Eve Bunting( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little Chinese-American girl pays tribute to her grandfather as she assists in the preparations for his funeral
Sky legends of Vietnam by Lynette Dyer Vuong( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six sky legends from Vietnam
Birds, frogs, and moonlight by Sylvia Cassedy( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of haiku, a traditional seventeen-syllable form of Japanese verse. Includes original Japanese calligraphy, the transliterated versions, the English translations, and brush and line illustrations
Têt : the New Year by Kim-Lan Tran( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encourages the awareness and appreciation of Vietnamese American cultures
The gift by Helen Coutant( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After much deliberation, a young girl finally decides on the perfect present for her special friend, an old lady who has suddenly gone blind
The toad is the Emperor's uncle; animal folktales from Viet-Nam by Mai Vo-Dinh( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen traditional animal tales reflecting the customs and beliefs of Vietnam
The cry of Vietnam; poetry by Nhất Hạnh( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thousand pails of water by Ron Roy( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small boy's infectious determination saves the life of a whale beached near an Oriental whaling village
The magic drum by James Kirkup( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts a young Chinese boy's special relationship with the wonderful drum that suddenly appears in his treehouse
Zen poems by Nhất Hạnh( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The coconut monk by Nhất Hạnh( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a war-torn world filled with images of violence, Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh offers young readers reassurance and a reminder that peace can be found through empathy. The book tells the story of a cat and a mouse and their smiling friend the Coconut Monk who overcome the differences of nature, nation, and belief to live as friends
The hermit and the well by Nhất Hạnh( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a school field trip in Vietnam, a young boy climbs a mountain without finding the Buddhist hermit he is expecting to see, but later realizes that he has found much more
Mây chó : 10 truyện và 10 chuyện by Mai Vo-Dinh( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Vietnamese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Là̂u xép : bảy chuyện, tám truyện by Mai Vo-Dinh( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in Vietnamese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

7 fortællinger med motiver fra Vietnam samt 8 noveller - af kendt vietnamesisk forfatter og maler
Một thời đang qua : truyện by Nhật Tiến( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in Vietnamese and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The land I lost : adventures of a boy in Vietnam
Alternative Names
Dinh, Mai Vo- 1933-

Đình, Võ 1933-

Mai Vo-Din 1933-

Mai Vo-Dinh 1933-

Mai Vo-Dinh 1933-2009

Vo, Dinh

Vo-Dinh 1933-

Vo Dinh 1933-2009

Vo-Dinh, Mai

Võ, Đình Mai 1933-

Vo-Dinh Mai 1933-2009

Võ Ðình

Võ Ðình Mai

Ðình, Võ

메이 보 딘 1933-

보-딘, 마이 1933-

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The land I lost : adventures of a boy in VietnamThe miracle of mindfulness : a manual on meditationThe brocaded slipper and other Vietnamese talesSky legends of VietnamThe coconut monkThe hermit and the well