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Bronze and sunflower

Author: Wenxuan Cao; Helen Wang; Meilo So
Publisher: London : Walker Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sunflower is lonely when she moves to the countryside, until she meets Bronze, a young boy who is unable to speak and is ostracised by the other boys. Bronze's family agree to take the orphan girl in, but life is hard, and they can barely afford to feed themselves. Set at the time of the Cultural Revolution in China.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
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Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wenxuan Cao; Helen Wang; Meilo So
ISBN: 9781406348460 1406348465
OCLC Number: 909172474
Language Note: Translated from the Chinese.
Notes: Originally published in Chinese.
Description: 384 pages; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Cao Wenxuan ; translated from Chinese by Helen Wang ; illustrations, Meilo So.

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A classic, heartwarming tale set to the backdrop of the Chinese cultural revolution, with the timeless feels of Eva Ibbotson's Journey to the River Sea.  Read more...

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This quiet and gentle story woven through with thoughtfulness and bright love will stay with me a long time. -- Zoe Toft * Playing By the Book * The story successfully crosses the cultural divide and Read more...

 
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