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Child of the owl

Author: Laurence Yep
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, [1977] ©1977
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First edition.; Harper Crest Library edition (for library binding only)View all editions and formats
A twelve-year-old girl who knows little about her Chinese heritage is sent to live with her grandmother in San Francisco's Chinatown.

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Genre/Form: Young adult literature
Juvenile works
Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Yep, Laurence, 1948-
Child of the owl.
New York : Harper & Row, ©1977
Online version:
Yep, Laurence, 1948-
Child of the owl.
New York : Harper & Row, ©1977
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Yep
ISBN: 0060267399 9780060267391 9780060267438 0060267437 9780064403368 006440336X
OCLC Number: 2633800
Awards: Jane Addams Children’s Book Award, 1978
Description: 217 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Laurence Yep.


Casey is waiting for the day that her father hits it big. When that horse comes in, he tells her, it's the penthouse for her. However, when he ends up in hospital, Casey is sent to Chinatown to live  Read more...


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