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Sparrow Girl

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 7 Ratings and 7 Reviews

Book Description
Ming-Li looked up and tried to imagine the sky silent, empty of birds. It was a terrible thought. Her country's leader had called sparrows the enemy of the farmers--they were eating too much grain, he said. He announced a great "Sparrow War" to banish them from China, but Ming-Li did not want to chase the birds away. As the people of her village gathered with firecrackers and gongs to scatter t... More
Book Information
PublisherHyperion Juvenile
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages40
Publication Date02/17/2009
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About Sara Pennypacker (Author) : Sara Pennypacker is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Sara Pennypacker include Clementine (Unabridged), Talented Clementine, The (Clementine), Clementine's Lette... more
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About Yoko Tanaka (Illustrator) : Yoko Tanaka is a published illustrator of children's books. Published credits of Yoko Tanaka include Sparrow Girl.
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