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Where the mountain meets the moon

Where the mountain meets the moon

Author: Grace Lin; Paul Cartwright Collection (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2009.
Series: Larimer family classroom collection.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Minli, an adventurous girl from a poor village, buys a magical goldfish, and then joins a dragon who cannot fly on a quest to find the Old Man of the Moon in hopes of bringing life to Fruitless Mountain and freshness to Jade River.

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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Adventure fiction
Fantasy fiction
Fairy tales
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Binding)
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lin, Grace.
Where the mountain meets the moon.
New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2009
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Grace Lin; Paul Cartwright Collection (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
ISBN: 9780316114271 0316114278 9780316038638 0316038636 0316043303 9780316043304 9780329776237 0329776231 9780605503250 0605503257 9780307746047 0307746046
OCLC Number: 244352627
Notes: Companion book to: Starry River of the Sky.
Companion: When the sea turned to silver.
Performer(s): Read by Janet Song.
Awards: Newbery Medal Honor Book, 2010.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010.
Target Audience: 810
Description: 278 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm
Series Title: Larimer family classroom collection.
Responsibility: Grace Lin.
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A new middle grade novel that crosses fantasy with Chinese folklore in a wonderous story of adventure, devotion, and friendship, from the creator of the beloved Year of the Dog.  Read more...


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Masterful blend of various Chinese legends and folklore

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-12-10) Excellent Permalink

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin is the beautiful story of Minli who lives in a poor village by the Jade River at the base of Fruitless Mountain.  Her father has told her many stories, and she believes she can improve her family's fortune by traveling to the top of the Never-Ending...
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