The Resource Front desk, Kelly Yang

Front desk, Kelly Yang

Label
Front desk
Title
Front desk
Statement of responsibility
Kelly Yang
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recent immigrants from China and desperate for work and money, ten-year-old Mia Tang's parents take a job managing a rundown motel in Southern California, even though the owner, Mr. Yao is a nasty skinflint who exploits them; while her mother (who was an engineer in China) does the cleaning, Mia works the front desk and tries to cope with demanding customers, and other recent immigrants--not to mention being only one of two Chinese in her fifth grade class, the other being Mr. Yao's son, Jason
Summary
After emigrating from China, ten-year-old Mia Tang's parents take a job managing a rundown motel, despite the nasty owner, Mr. Yao, who exploits them, while she works the front desk and tries to cope with fitting in at her school
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Asian Pacific American Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Children’s Literature, 2019.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2019
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10662247
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yang, Kelly
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.1.Y365
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrant families
  • Immigrants
  • Chinese
  • Motels
  • Exploitation
  • Self-confidence
  • Friendship
  • Immigrants
  • Chinese Americans
  • Hotels, motels, etc.
  • Self-confidence
  • Friendship
  • Chinese
  • Exploitation
  • Friendship
  • Immigrant families
  • Immigrants
  • Motels
  • Self-confidence
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Juvenile Literature
  • California, Southern
  • California, Southern
  • California, Southern
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Front desk, Kelly Yang
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781338157802
Lccn
2017045173
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
2423d867-2706-4a16-9050-f0ac901977a4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1004512145
  • on1004512145
  • 3060896
Label
Front desk, Kelly Yang
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781338157802
Lccn
2017045173
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
2423d867-2706-4a16-9050-f0ac901977a4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1004512145
  • on1004512145
  • 3060896

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