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The Year of the Dog: A Novel
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Little Brown & Co
Publication date May 1, 2007
Pages 134
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780316060028
ISBN-10 031606002X
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 7.50 in.
Weight 0.30 lbs.
Original list price $6.99
Other format details juvenile
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Summary
As Pacy celebrates the Chinese Year of the Dog with her family, she finds out that this is the year she is supposed to 'find herself,' in a debut novel that addresses the universal themes of friendship, family, and finding one's passion in life. Reprint.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: It's the Lunar Year of the Dog!

When Pacy's mom tells her that this is a good year for friends, family, and "finding herself," Pacy begins searching right away. As the year goes on, she struggles to find her talent, deals with disappointment, makes a new best friend, and discovers just why the Year of the Dog is a lucky one for her after all.

This funny and profound book is a wonderful debut novel by prolific author and illustrator Grace Lin, and young readers will be sure to love and treasure it for years to come.

This special edition of the modern classic features over 15 pages of new content, including deleted stories, a Q&A with the author and editor, photos from the author's childhood, and more!


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Reprint edition from Little Brown & Co (May 1, 2007)
9780316060028 | details & prices | 134 pages | 5.25 × 7.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 3-4 | 0.30 lbs | List price $6.99
About: Frustrated at her seeming lack of talent for anything, a young Taiwanese American girl sets out to apply the lessons of the Chinese Year of the Dog, those of making best friends and finding oneself, to her own life.

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