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Shanghai Messenger

Average rating
3.2 out of 5
Based on 34 Ratings and 20 Reviews

Book Description
"You are my messenger. Look everything. Remember." Grandma Nai Nai tells eleven-year-old Xiao Mei as the girl heads off to Shanghai, China, to visit their extended family. Xiao Mei is both excited and apprehensive. She will meet many new relatives, but will they accept her, a girl from America who is only half Chinese?

Xiao Mei is eagerly embraced by her aunties, uncles and cousins and quic... More
Book Information
PublisherLee & Low Books
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages40
ISBN-101584302380
ISBN-13978-1584302384
Publication Date09/01/2005
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About Andrea Cheng (Author) : Andrea Cheng is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Andrea Cheng include The Bear Makers, Where the Steps Were, Tire Mountain, and Eclipse.
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About Ed Young (Illustrator) : Ed Young is a published author, editor, and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Ed Young include Seven Blind Mice, Lon Po Po In Chinese, Wabi Sab... more
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7/15/2009 Lee and Low Books tagged as: I published

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