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How My Parents Learned to Eat
By Ina R. Friedman and Allen Say (illustrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Publication date April 27, 1987
Binding Paperback
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780395442357
ISBN-10 0395442354
Dimensions 0.25 by 8 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.20 lbs.
Original list price $7.99
Other format details juvenile
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Summary
An American sailor courts a Japanese girl and each tries, in secret, to learn the other's way of eating.
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An American sailor courts a young Japanese woman and each tries, in secret, to learn the other's way of eating.


Editions
Paperback
Book cover for 9780153007873 Book cover for 9780395442357 Book cover for 9780395664889
 
Pap/cas edition from Sandpiper (May 1, 1993)
9780395664889 | details & prices | 8.50 × 1.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 0.40 lbs | List price $9.95
About: A young girl recounts the story of her parents' courtship as her father, an American sailor stationed in Yokohama, and her mother, a Japanese girl, overcome the problems of different cultures.
Big edition from Harcourt College Pub (June 1, 1991)
9780153007873 | details & prices | 13.50 × 17.25 × 0.25 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $48.70
About: An American sailor courts a young Japanese woman and each tries, in secret, to learn the other's way of eating.
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With Allen Say (other contributor) | from Houghton Mifflin (April 27, 1987)
9780395442357 | details & prices | 8.00 × 8.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 0.20 lbs | List price $7.99
About: A young girl recounts the story of her parents' courtship as her father, an American sailor stationed in Yokohama, and her mother, a Japanese girl, overcome the problems of different cultures
School and Library
Book cover for 9780395353790
 
With Allen Say (other contributor) | from Houghton Mifflin (September 24, 1984)
9780395353790 | details & prices | 30 pages | 8.50 × 8.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 0.65 lbs | List price $16.00
About: A young girl recounts the story of her parents' courtship as her father, an American sailor stationed in Yokohama, and her mother, a Japanese girl, overcome the problems of different cultures
Reinforced
Book cover for 9780606036924
 
from Demco Media (April 1, 1987)
9780606036924 | details & prices | 8.25 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 0.55 lbs | List price $14.70
About: A young girl recounts the story of her parents' courtship as her father, an American sailor stationed in Yokohama, and her mother, a Japanese girl, overcome the problems of different cultures

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