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So far from the sea

Author: Eve Bunting; Chris K Soentpiet
Publisher: Boston [Mass.] : Sandpiper, [2009?], ©1998. ©1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When seven-year-old Laura and her family visit Grandfather's grave at the Manzanar War Relocation Center, the Japanese American child leaves behind a special symbol.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eve Bunting; Chris K Soentpiet
ISBN: 9780547237527 0547237529 9780395720950 0395720958
OCLC Number: 276340877
Notes: Originally published in hardcover: New York : Clarion Books, 1998.
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Awards: Short-listed for Georgia Children's Book Award (Picture Storybook) 2002
Target Audience: 005-008.
Description: 30 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: by Eve Bunting ; illustrated by Chris K. Soentpiet.

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"Himler's sensitive, evocative watercolors make a fine complement to the lyrical, perceptive text." "Bunting's spare prose effectively matches the developmental level of the ages for which this book Read more...

 
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