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In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson

Bette Lord

In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson

by Bette Lord

  • 32 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by HarperTrophy in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s stories, American.,
  • Chinese Americans -- Fiction.,
  • Moving, Household -- Fiction.,
  • Schools -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    In 1947, a Chinese child comes to Brooklyn where she becomes Americanized at school, in her apartment building, and by her love for baseball.

    Edition Notes

    StatementBetty Bao Lord ; illustrations by Marc Simont.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsSimont, Marc, ill.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination170 p. :
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23026871M
    ISBN 100064401758, 0329021605, 1413145639

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Bette Bao Lord based her acclaimed middle grade novel In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson largely on the days when she herself was a newcomer to the United States. She is also the author of Spring Moon, nominated for the American Book Award for First Novel, and Eighth Moon.

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She begins a new life in America because her father has taken a job as an engineer in the United States.

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The book In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson is a particularly good book for young readers. It is not only entertaining but informative as well. Young readers and adults alike can relate to some of the akward experiences that follow Shirley throughout her first year at her new virtuosobs.com by: Aug 23, 聽路 In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson by Bette Bao Lord Illustrated by Marc Simont Ten-year-old Bandit and her mother move from their huge family in China to Brooklyn, NY where her father has been working and creating a life from virtuosobs.com travel for a whole month on a boat and then fly across the country to her father.

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What kind of. Shirley Temple Wong sails from China to America with a heart full of virtuosobs.com new home is Brooklyn, New York. America is indeed a land full of wonders, but Shirley doesn't know any English, so it's hard to make friends. Then a miracle-baseball-happens.

It isand Jackie Robinson, star of the Brooklyn Dodgers, is everyone's hero. Jackie Robinson is proving that a black man, the grandson /5(14). The year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson by Bette Bao Lord takes place in Sixth Cousin Wong's house with her family.

Her family is a little different from the other families in China due to the fact that her father lives in America. It isshortly after World War II, and Mr. Wong has gone to. Inthe Year of the Boar, Sixth Cousin, also known as Bandit, leaves China with her parents for a new beginning in America.

Proud of the American name that she chose herself, Shirley Temple Wong is optimistic that her new home will be the land of many opportunities. In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson by Bette Bao Lord.

The publisher has supplied this book in encrypted form, which means that you need to install free software in order to unlock and read it. Required software. To read this ebook on a mobile device (phone or tablet). Apr 02, 聽路 Then a miracle happens: baseball. It'sand Jackie Robinson, star of the Brooklyn Dodgers, is a superstar.

Suddenly Shirley is playing stickball with her class and following Jackie as he leads the Brooklyn Dodgers to victory after victory. Dec 18, 聽路 After reading the book In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson by Bette Bao Lord (illustrations by Marc Simont), the students created this book trailer to get other students more interested in.

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The year in which the story occurs鈥斺攊s the Year of the Boar in Chinese culture, and its.In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson.

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