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Homesick, my own story

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Author:
Publisher:
Putnam,
Pub. Date:
c1982.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.1 - AR Pts: 6
Lexile measure:
860L
Fountas & Pinnell:
X
Description
"Fritz draws readers into scenes of her youth in the turbulent China of the mid-twenties. . . . the generous affection of her nurse/companion . . . her mother's grief over losing a second child, the dynamics of asuffering population venting its hostility on foreigners, and most of all, the loneliness of a child's exile from a homeland she has imagined constantly but never seen".--Booklist, starred review. Newbery Medal Honor Book; Boston Globe/Horn Book Award Honor Book.
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ISBN:
9780399209338
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.1, 6 Points
Lexile measure:
860L
Fountas & Pinnell:
X
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full_title homesick my own story
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grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2018-04-19 04:36:40AM

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accelerated_reader_interest_level MG
accelerated_reader_point_value 6
accelerated_reader_reading_level 5.1
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author Fritz, Jean.
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display_description The author's fictionalized version, though all the events are true, of her childhood in China in the 1920's.
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lexile_score 860
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owning_library_aacpl Anne Arundel County Public Library
owning_location_aacpl Crofton Library, Edgewater Library
primary_isbn 9780399209338
publishDate 1982
record_details ils:a40582|Book|Books||English|Putnam,|c1982.|163 p. [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
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series Yearling Book
subject_facet China -- Juvenile fiction, Fritz, Jean, Fritz, Jean -- Juvenile fiction, Newbery Honor, Newbery Honor (1983)
title_display Homesick, my own story
title_full Homesick, my own story / by Jean Fritz ; illustrated with drawings by Margot Tomes and photographs
title_short Homesick, my own story
topic_facet Fritz, Jean, Newbery Honor, Newbery Honor (1983)