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Butterfly yellow

Author: Thanhha Lai
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In the final days of the Việt Nam War, Hằng takes her little brother, Linh, to the airport, determined to find a way to safety in America. When Linh is ripped from her arms, Hằng is left behind in the war-torn country. Six years later, Hằng is now in Texas as a refugee. She doesn't know how she will find her little brother until she meets LeeRoy, a city boy with big rodeo dreams, who decides to help her. Reunited  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Young adult works
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Fiction
Novels
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lai, Thanhha.
Butterfly yellow.
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019]
(OCoLC)1113897504
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thanhha Lai
ISBN: 9780062229212 0062229214
OCLC Number: 1114288189
Awards: 2020 Winner of the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction.
Description: 284 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Thanhhà Lai.

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In the final days of the Việt Nam War, Hằng takes her little brother, Linh, to the airport, determined to find a way to safety in America. When Linh is ripped from her arms, Hằng is left behind in the war-torn country. Six years later, Hằng is now in Texas as a refugee. She doesn't know how she will find her little brother until she meets LeeRoy, a city boy with big rodeo dreams, who decides to help her. Reunited with Linh, she realizes he doesn't remember her, their family, or Việt Nam. Her heart is crushed, but she will do anything to bridge the gap. --

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