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Hardcover:

9781481422581 | Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman, November 17, 2015, cover price $16.99

Paperback:

9781481422598 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman, November 15, 2016), cover price $7.99

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Product Description: This multicultural children's book contains both English and Japanese script along with beautiful, colorful illustrations. Circus Day in Japan is the warmly-illustrated story of an exciting day spent by two Japanese children, Joji-chan and Koko-chan, at a circus...read more
By Yumi Matsunari (trans)

Hardcover:

9780804847438 | Bilingual edition (Tuttle Pub, November 1, 2016), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This multicultural children's book contains both English and Japanese script along with beautiful, colorful illustrations.
9784805310595 | Bilingual edition (Tuttle Pub, September 10, 2010), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This multicultural children's book contains both English and Japanese script along with beautiful, colorful illustrations.

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Product Description: A troubled girl confronts her personal demons in this time-travel thriller alternating between present day and 19th century Japan.No one knows how to handle Reiko. She is full of hatred; all she can think about is how to best hurt herself and those people closest to her...read more

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9781626720442 | Roaring Brook, October 25, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A troubled girl confronts her personal demons in this time-travel thriller alternating between present day and 19th century Japan.

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Product Description: When siblings Adèle and Simon visit their uncle in China, he buys them each gifts for their trip. Simon picks out a hat, a flute, a fan, and other small items, while his sister selects a camera to photograph their journey. As soon as they're packed and ready, it's time to set off with Uncle Sydney to explore! In a series of postcards home to their mother, Adèle describes each of the places they visit and the adventures they have...read more

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9780374399238, titled "Lost and Found: Adèle & Simon in China" | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 25, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: When siblings Adèle and Simon visit their uncle in China, he buys them each gifts for their trip.

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Product Description: "Wonderful characters, unbelievable adventure . . . I loved this book." -- Eoin Colfer, author of the Artemis Fowl seriesGhost, Cormac, and Kate are not like other kids. Ghost can turn invisible, Cormac can run up walls, and Kate can talk to animals--all abilities that make them perfect for the Black Lotus, a training school for ninjas who are sworn to protect the world from the evil samurai-run Empire...read more

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9780545940283 | Chicken House, September 27, 2016, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: "Wonderful characters, unbelievable adventure .

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Product Description: Master writer Margi Preus treats readers to an amazing adventure in 1853 Japan. This lyric novel follows Yoshi, a Japanese boy who dreams of becoming a samurai. Unfortunately, as part of the serving class, Yoshi can never become a warrior...read more

Hardcover:

9781419708077 | Harry N Abrams Inc, September 15, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Set in 1853 in Japan, this novel follows Yoshi, a Japanese boy who dreams of someday becoming a samurai.

Paperback:

9781419708244 | Reprint edition (Amulet Books, September 13, 2016), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Master writer Margi Preus treats readers to an amazing adventure in 1853 Japan.

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By Disney Storybook Art Team (corporate author)

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9781484767238 | Disney Pr, September 6, 2016, cover price $12.99

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Product Description: A New York Times Bestseller A National Book Award FinalistAn IndieBound BestsellerThis breathtaking, full-color illustrated fantasy is inspired by Chinese folklore, and is a companion to the Newbery Honor winner Where the Mountain Meets the Moon...read more

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9780316125925 | Little Brown & Co, October 4, 2016, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: A New York Times Bestseller A National Book Award FinalistAn IndieBound BestsellerThis breathtaking, full-color illustrated fantasy is inspired by Chinese folklore, and is a companion to the Newbery Honor winner Where the Mountain Meets the Moon.

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9781478912538 | Unabridged edition (Little Brown & Co, October 4, 2016), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: A New York Times Bestseller A National Book Award FinalistAn IndieBound BestsellerThis breathtaking, full-color illustrated fantasy is inspired by Chinese folklore, and is a companion to the Newbery Honor winner Where the Mountain Meets the Moon.

By Hayden Lee (narrator)

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9781531818050 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, August 9, 2016), cover price $9.99

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Product Description: The most exciting installment to the Edgar Award winning Samurai Mystery series. When a man with a tattoo covering his back is found floating in the water at a rice ceremony, Seikei and Judge Ooka know it's a bad omen. Soon there are seven of these men with partial tattoos on their backs...read more
By Hayden Lee (narrator)

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9781531818616 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, August 9, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: The most exciting installment to the Edgar Award winning Samurai Mystery series.

By Hayden Lee (narrator)

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9781531820640 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, August 9, 2016), cover price $9.99

By Hayden Lee (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781531805524 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, August 9, 2016), cover price $9.99

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Product Description: “Desperate, dark, and violent, this amazingly complex and beautifully written novel…offers excitement on every page” (VOYA). War erupts in this bittersweet sequel to Of Metal and Wishes, inspired by The Phantom of the Opera...read more

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9781442483613 | Margaret K McElderry, August 4, 2015, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: “Desperate, dark, and violent, this amazingly complex and beautifully written novel…offers excitement on every page” (VOYA).

Paperback:

9781442483620 | Reprint edition (Margaret K McElderry, August 2, 2016), cover price $11.99 | About this edition: “Desperate, dark, and violent, this amazingly complex and beautifully written novel…offers excitement on every page” (VOYA).

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Product Description: Yuriko is happy growing up in Hiroshima when it's just her and Papa. But her aunt Kimiko and her cousin Genji are living with them now, and the family is only getting bigger with talk of a double marriage! And while things are changing at home, the world beyond their doors is even more unpredictable...read more

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9781634506939 | Sky Pony Pr, August 2, 2016, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Yuriko is happy growing up in Hiroshima when it's just her and Papa.

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Product Description: Wong Chung encounters many obstacles as he and his father travel along the Silk Road.
By Tan Jun (illustrator)

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9780802854728 | Eerdmans Pub Co, June 15, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Wong Chung encounters many obstacles as he and his father travel along the Silk Road.

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Product Description: The story spotlights Singapore's place in the universe shown to be an almost incomprehensibly huge place in which we are anchored by what we call 'home'. For San who, as a child of neutral gender and race, represents any one who calls Singapore home 'home' is located firmly in Singapore, but San is also a child of the universe...read more

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9789814699419 | Ws Education, April 26, 2016, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: The story spotlights Singapore's place in the universe shown to be an almost incomprehensibly huge place in which we are anchored by what we call 'home'.

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Product Description: Inspired by the rich history of Chinese mythology, this sweeping fantasy is set in the ancient Kingdom of Xia and tells the coming of age story of Skybright, a young girl who worries about her growing otherness. As she turns 16, Skybright notices troubling changes...read more
By Emily Woo Zeller (narrator)

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9781511392846 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, April 19, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Inspired by the rich history of Chinese mythology, this sweeping fantasy is set in the ancient Kingdom of Xia and tells the coming of age story of Skybright, a young girl who worries about her growing otherness.

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Product Description: "With bold black outlines and vivid coloration... the artwork captures the action as the boys exercise their ingenuity."—School Library JournalThe Kang boys don't want their teacher to write embarrassing notes on their hands anymore...read more
By Yongsheng Xuan (illustrator)

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9781597021234 | Bilingual edition (Immedium, April 5, 2016), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "With bold black outlines and vivid coloration.

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Product Description: "Traditional papercuts are perfectly suited to the kite images . . . With its folkloric tone, this stands on its own as a story about creativity."—Kirkus ReviewsThe Kang brothers imagine making wings to fly and drive the birds from their rice fields! With paper, straw, and feathers, what else can they create?This series, recounting how the creative Kang brothers discovered four of China's famed inventions, is redesigned to feature new bilingual simplified Chinese translations...read more
By Yongsheng Xuan (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781597021227 | Bilingual edition (Immedium, April 5, 2016), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Traditional papercuts are perfectly suited to the kite images .

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Product Description: "Exciting storytelling and Chinese culinary traditions create a delicious book for young readers."—San Francisco ChronicleThis hilarious tale is redesigned, featuring revised illustrations and a new bilingual simplified Chinese translation...read more

Hardcover:

9781597021197 | Bilingual edition (Immedium, April 5, 2016), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Exciting storytelling and Chinese culinary traditions create a delicious book for young readers.

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By Yongsheng Xuan (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781597021210 | Bilingual edition (Immedium, April 5, 2016), cover price $15.95

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Product Description: "Like the hues in a stained glass window, [the illustrations] look brilliant...this well-designed book will please children in the primary grades."—ALA BooklistThis series, recounting how the creative Kang brothers discovered four of China's famed inventions, is redesigned to feature new bilingual simplified Chinese translations...read more
By Yongsheng Xuan (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781597021203 | Bilingual edition (Immedium, April 5, 2016), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Like the hues in a stained glass window, [the illustrations] look brilliant.

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Product Description: Kata, a ninja, embarks on her first solo mission, for which she must enter a warlord’s castle and make sure that a certain sleeping occupant never awakens. But then Kata discovers that her target is just a young boy (and that her new accomplice is that boy’s slightly older sister), and suddenly her mission is much more complicated than she bargained for...read more

School and Library:

9781629792149 | Boyds Mills Pr, April 5, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Kata, a ninja, embarks on her first solo mission, for which she must enter a warlord’s castle and make sure that a certain sleeping occupant never awakens.

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Product Description: Ten-year-old Kenny (Kenji in Japanese) worships his older brother, Mickey (Mitsuo), a baseball hero whose outstanding performance on the Asahi baseball team has given him fame and popularity. Despite Kenny's suspected heart condition, he is determined to practice secretly with Mickey so he, too, can one day try out for the Asahi...read more

Hardcover:

9781770498808 | Tundra Books, March 1, 2016, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Ten-year-old Kenny (Kenji in Japanese) worships his older brother, Mickey (Mitsuo), a baseball hero whose outstanding performance on the Asahi baseball team has given him fame and popularity.

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Product Description: The Chinese Wonder Book contains some of the most beloved Chinese folktales. These stories include:The Golden Beetle or Why the Dog Hates the CatThe Great BellThe Strange Tale of Doctor DogThe Talking FishAnd many other classicsOriginally published in 1919, this book has thrilled and amused children and adults for generations, and served as an accessible introduction to Chinese folklore for countless readers...read more
By Sylvia Li-Chun Lin (foreword by), Norman Hinsdale Pitman and Li Chu Tang (illustrator)

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9780804846516 | Tuttle Pub, February 2, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The Chinese Wonder Book contains some of the most beloved Chinese folktales.
9780804841610 | Tuttle Pub, January 10, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The Chinese Wonder Book contains some of the most beloved Chinese folktales, including "The Golden Beetle or Why the Dog Hates the Cat," "The Great Bell," "The Strange Tale of Doctor Dog" and "The Talking Fish.

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