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The year of the dog : a novel

Author: Grace Lin
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Little, Brown, 2007, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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It's the Chinese year of the dog! When Pacy's mom tells her that this is a good year for friends, family, and "finding herself," Pacy begins searching right away. As the year goes on, she struggles to find her talent, deals with disappointment, makes a new best friend, and discovers just why the year of the dog is a lucky one for her after all.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Grace Lin
ISBN: 9780316060028 031606002X 0316060003 9780316060004 9781417759484 1417759488 9781435278240 1435278240 9780329516079 9781428714083 0329516078 1428714081
OCLC Number: 123561393
Notes: Includes Reader's guide and preview of Where the mountain meets the moon.
Sequel: Year of the rat.
Awards: Short-listed for Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Grades 3-5) 2010
Short-listed for Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Grades 3-5) 2010
Description: 134 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Grace Lin.
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