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The big wave

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Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.2 - AR Pts: 2
Lexile measure:
790L
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Kino lives on a farm on the side of a mountain in Japan. His friend, Jiya, lives in a fishing village below. Everyone, including Kino and Jiya, has heard of the big wave. No one suspects it will wipe out the whole village and Jiya's family, too. As Jiya struggles to overcome his sorrow, he understands it is in the presence of danger that one learns to be brave, and to appreciate how wonderful life can be.

The famous story of a Japanese boy who must face life after escaping the tidal wave destruction of his family and village.

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ISBN:
9780064401715
9781453263570
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.2, 2 Points
Lexile measure:
790L
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Last Grouping Update2020-05-31 04:34:58AM
Last Indexed2020-05-31 04:44:20AM

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subject_facetChildren's stories
Japan -- Fiction
Japan -- Juvenile fiction
Ocean waves -- Juvenile fiction
Tsunamis -- Juvenile fiction
title_displayThe big wave
title_fullThe Big Wave
The big wave / Pearl S. Buck
title_shortThe big wave
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Fiction
Juvenile Fiction
Ocean waves
Tsunamis