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Six Words, Many Turtles, and Three Days in Hong Kong

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4.4 out of 5
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Book Description
Doing homework is not the way eight-year-old Tsz Yan wants to spend her weekend, but she must learn six new English words. Tsz Yan is a Chinese child living in Hong Kong, where she shares an apartment with her mother and father. With humor and insight, the author paints a portrait of daily life for an engaging, energetic child living in one of the most intriguing of all international cities. Hong ... More
Book Information
PublisherRandom House Books For Young Readers
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages64
Publication Date08/25/1997
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About Patricia McMahon (Author) : Patricia McMahon is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Patricia McMahon include Mystery of the Disappearing Dinosaurs (Freaky Joe Club Secret File), Case of the S... more
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About Susan Drinker (Illustrator) : Susan Drinker is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Susan Drinker is Six Words, Many Turtles, and Three Days in Hong Kong.
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