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Daodiao shui = Spilled water

Author: Sally Grindley
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Children's, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After her father's death, Lu Si-Yan's uncle sells her to a rich family who expect her to work as their servant until she is old enough to marry their son, but when she runs away things only get worse.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Bildungsromans
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sally Grindley
ISBN: 0747564167 9780747564164 0747574367 9780747574361
OCLC Number: 56540448
Awards: Nestle Book Prize Gold Award
Description: 223 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Spilled water
Responsibility: Sally Grindley.
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A powerful contemporary drama set in modern-day China. Short listed for the 2004 Smarties Award, fiction 9 - 11 category.  Read more...

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'A warm introduction leads the reader into a powerful, heart rending turmoil. Utterly compelling' Carousel Christmas Supplement

 
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