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Like a dandelion

Author: Huy Voun Lee
Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2021] ©2021
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : First edition
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"Like feathery seeds, a young girl and her mother take flight, putting down roots in an adopted country. Soon they blossom in their new home, strong and beautiful among hundreds of others just like them. . . A poetic tribute to the bravery of immigrants and refugees, inspired by the author's childhood experience of moving to the United States from Cambodia"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Huy Voun Lee
ISBN: 9780062993731 0062993739
OCLC Number: 1250351272
Target Audience: Ages 4-8
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Huy Voun Lee.

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Like a Dandelion is a poetic tribute to the bravery of immigrants and refugees, inspired by the author's childhood experience of moving to the United States from Cambodia. Like feathery seeds, a  Read more...

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"An ode to the courage and resilience exhibited by refugee immigrants, inspired by the author's own experiences.... The narrative is conveyed in brief yet lyrical lines, every word resonating with Read more...

 
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Like a Dandelion

by barker_patricia (WorldCat user published 2021-12-13) Good Permalink

The author of this book simply relates the dandelion to immigrating to a new place. It is a simple book, but can lead to some very interesting and good conversations.

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