The last dragon

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Publisher:
Clarion Books,
Pub. Date:
c1995.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
580L
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An old ten-man dragon in a Chinatown shop window turns Peter Chang's summer visit to Great Aunt, which he had been dreading, into an exciting adventure. The Last Dragon's silk is faded and torn, and its eyes are gone, but Peter finds people willing to help restore the dragon to life-Great Aunt's mahjongg friends, a tailor, a kite maker, a street artist-and learns his way around the neighborhood at the same time. The banquet that honors the dragon's return to its full glory and marks the end of Peter's visit is also a celebration of Chinatown's unique culture. Chris K. Soentpiet's exquisitely detailed watercolor paintings are filled with the energy and color of the busy streets and shops of Chinatown.
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ISBN:
9780395670200
Lexile measure:
580L
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Grouping Title last dragon
Grouping Author nunes susan
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-03-31 05:00:21AM
Last Indexed 2018-07-16 04:41:29AM

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subject_facet Chinese Americans -- Fiction, Dragons -- Juvenile fiction, Great-aunts -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The last dragon
title_full The last dragon / by Susan Miho Nunes ; illustrated by Christ K.Soentpiet
title_short The last dragon
topic_facet Chinese Americans, Dragons, Great-aunts