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The Resource The house Baba built : an artist's childhood in China, Ed Young ; text as told to Libby Koponen

The house Baba built : an artist's childhood in China, Ed Young ; text as told to Libby Koponen

Label
The house Baba built : an artist's childhood in China
Title
The house Baba built
Title remainder
an artist's childhood in China
Statement of responsibility
Ed Young ; text as told to Libby Koponen
Title variation
Artist's childhood in China
Title variation remainder
an artists childhood in China
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ed Young describes his childhood home, which was built by his father in Shanghai, and reflects on his fond memories of playing in the home while guests moved in to seek safety from the war affecting China
Summary
Traces the author's childhood in World War II-era Shanghai, where the house built by his father provided comfort and safety to his family and a growing number of friends and strangers
Pace
Illustration
Award
  • Asian Pacific American Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Picture Book, 2012.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • Parents' Choice Award for Non-Fiction, 2011.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10018626
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 741.64092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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900
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an artist's childhood in China
Label
The house Baba built : an artist's childhood in China, Ed Young ; text as told to Libby Koponen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes fold-out pages
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780316076289
Lccn
2011005396
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
The house Baba built : an artist's childhood in China, Ed Young ; text as told to Libby Koponen
Publication
Note
Includes fold-out pages
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780316076289
Lccn
2011005396
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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