The big wave

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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.2 - AR Pts: 2
Lexile measure:
790L
Fountas & Pinnell:
Q
Description

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
9780381999230
9781453263570
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.2, 2 Points
Lexile measure:
790L
Fountas & Pinnell:
Q
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Grouping Title big wave
Grouping Author buck pearl s
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-21 04:46:47AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-21 04:52:09AM

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subject_facet Japan -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The big wave
title_full The Big Wave, The big wave / Pearl S. Buck
title_short The big wave
title_sub
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