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Author Chang, Victoria, 1970- author.

Title Love, love / [text] Victoria Chang ; [illustrations, Lorraine Nam].

Publication Info. New York, NY : Sterling Children's Books, 2020.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Cherry Valley PLD Juvenile Fiction - CHVY-11  J CHA    AVAILABLE
 Ella Johnson Memorial PL Stacks - EJMY-11  J CHA    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Juvenile Fiction - MPLG-6  J FIC CHA    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Juvenile Fiction - NSLY-11  J CHA    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib YA Fiction - RIPG-6  YA CHANG    IN-PROCESS
Description 212 pages ; 20 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary "Frances Chin, a 10-year old Chinese-American girl, lives in the suburbs of Detroit with her immigrant parents and older sister, Clara. At school Frances copes with bullies and the loneliness that comes with not quite fitting in. At home, she feels a different kind of aloneness. Her parents are preoccupied with work and worry about Clara, whose hair is inexplicably falling out. But, with the help of her friend Annie, Frances is determined to play Nancy Drew and solve the mystery of Clara's condition. She also faces the everyday challenges and unexpected thrills of being a tween, especially when she receives encouragement from a tennis coach. Although she struggles to speak up, Frances's powerful inner voice resonates in gorgeous imagery and evocative free verse."--Page [4] of cover.
Audience NP Lexile
Subject Chinese Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Children of immigrants -- Juvenile fiction.
Bullies -- Juvenile fiction.
Schools -- Juvenile fiction.
Female friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Compulsive hair pulling -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Novels in verse.
Added Author Nam, Lorraine, illustrator.
ISBN 1454938323 (hardcover)
9781454938323 (hardcover)

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