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If . . . by Sarah   Perry
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Very surrealistic and imaginative. This book imagines "what if...." with a myriad of items, some I really enjoyed ("What if whales lived in outer space?"), some I found rather creepy ("What if mice were hair?"). The illustrations were wonderfully ...more
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My Name is Mary Sutter by Robin Oliveira
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Winter Sisters by Robin Oliveira
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Once There Were No Pandas by Margaret Greaves
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Sweet story based on a Chinese legend about a young girl Chien-min who befriends the white bears of China. Her demise leads to the creation of the black and white panda.
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Ten Suns by Eric A. Kimmel
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An old Chinese legend, retold here by Eric Kimmel, tells of the 10 sons of the eastern emperor of the sky who cross the sky each day as the sun. But one day they all decide to cross together to the detriment of the earth.
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Ten Suns by Eric A. Kimmel
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An old Chinese legend, retold here by Eric Kimmel, tells of the 10 sons of the eastern emperor of the sky who cross the sky each day as the sun. But one day they all decide to cross together to the detriment of the earth.
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Eyes of the Dragon by Margaret Leaf
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This traditional Chinese tale shows the danger of trying to demand your own importance. The town Magistrate is determined to have things his own way, much to the final detriment of the town.
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Eyes of the Dragon by Margaret Leaf
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This traditional Chinese tale shows the danger of trying to demand your own importance. The town Magistrate is determined to have things his own way, much to the final detriment of the town.
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White Tiger, Blue Serpent by Grace Tseng
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This retelling of an old Chinese folktale tells of a boy, Kai, and his mother who is a masterful weaver. When the mother weaves a beautiful brocade tapestry, the greedy goddess Qin steals it. Kai is determined to retrieve the tapestry but has to face ...more
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