Titel: Nim and the War Effort
Verlag: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Gordonsville, VA, U.S.A.
Einband: Hardboard w/cloth Spine
Illustrator: YANGSOOK CHOI
Zustand: Very Good
Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Good DJ-Not Price Clipped
Signiert: Inscribed & Signed By Author
Auflage: First Edition.
Art des Buches: Childrens Book
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Set in San Francisco's Chinatown during World War II
During World War II, children everywhere worked hard to help the war effort. When they organize a paper drive at Nim's school, Nim is determined to prove that she, a Chinese American, is patriot enough to collect the most papers, though she faces stiff competition from school bully Garland Stephenson and disapproval from her very traditional grandfather In this tender and funny story, Milly Lee and Yangsook Choi give us a true and glowing slice of life in San Francisco's Chinatown as spunky, resourceful Nim shows that she can be true both to her country and to her heritage.
Milly Lee grew up in a large, extended family in San Francisco's Chinatwon. She is a retired school librarian and lives in Sonoma County, California.
Yangsook Choi grew up in Korea and holds and M.F.A. from the School of Visual Arts in New York City, where she now lives.
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