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Hachiko waits

Author: Lesléa Newman; Machiyo Kodaira
Publisher: New York : Square Fish : Henry Holt, 2009, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Square Fish edView all editions and formats
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"Professor Ueno speaks these words to his faithful dog before boarding the train to work every morning. And every afternoon, just before three o'clock, Hachi is at the train station to greet his beloved master. One day, the train arrives at the station without the professor. Hachi waits. For ten years, Hachi waits for his master to return. Not even Yasuo, the young boy who takes care of Hachi, can persuade him to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Hachi-kō, (Akita dog)
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lesléa Newman; Machiyo Kodaira
ISBN: 9780312558062 0312558066
OCLC Number: 262430239
Notes: Based on a true story.
Description: 96 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Nesléa Newman ; illustrated by Machiyo Kodaira.

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"Professor Ueno speaks these words to his faithful dog before boarding the train to work every morning. And every afternoon, just before three o'clock, Hachi is at the train station to greet his beloved master. One day, the train arrives at the station without the professor. Hachi waits. For ten years, Hachi waits for his master to return. Not even Yasuo, the young boy who takes care of Hachi, can persuade him to leave his post"--Page 4 of cover.

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