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The Resource Chinese Cinderella : the true story of an unwanted daughter, Adeline Yen Mah

Chinese Cinderella : the true story of an unwanted daughter, Adeline Yen Mah

Label
Chinese Cinderella : the true story of an unwanted daughter
Title
Chinese Cinderella
Title remainder
the true story of an unwanted daughter
Statement of responsibility
Adeline Yen Mah
Title variation
Mystery of the Song dynasty painting
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Just in the Chinese proverb that says, "Falling leaves return to their roots", Adeline Yen Mah returns to her roots to paint an authentic portrait of twentieth century China as well as courage and ultimate triumph over dispair
Member of
Summary
Following a fall in the Shanghai market, Chinese Cinderella is whisked away to Grandma Wu's house to recover. As she lapses in and out of consciousness, she is haunted by vivid dreams that seem strange - yet somehow familiar - to her. A tale of slavery and friendship, wealth, poverty and an arranged marriage begins
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
348340
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mah, Adeline Yen
Dewey number
  • 979.4/004951/0092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 6.3
  • 012 and up
  • 960
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
CT275.M45115
LC item number
A3 1999b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Chinese Cinderella
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mah, Adeline Yen
  • Chinese Americans
  • Women physicians
  • China
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the mystery of the Song dynasty painting
Label
Chinese Cinderella : the true story of an unwanted daughter, Adeline Yen Mah
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Reading level: 6.3
  • Interest age level: 12 years and up
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Top of the class -- A Tianjin family -- Nai's Bound feet -- Life in Tianjin -- Arrival in Shanghai -- First day at school -- Fmily reunion -- Tram fare -- Chinese new year -- Shanghai school days -- PLT -- Big sister's wedding -- A birthday party -- Class president -- Boarding school in Tianjin -- Hong Kong -- Boarding school in Hong Kong -- Miserable Sunday -- End of term -- Pneumonia -- Playwriting competition -- Letter from Aunt Baba -- the story of Ye Xian -- The original Chinese Cinderella
Control code
14582057
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 205 pages
Isbn
9780385327077
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : Jr. Lib. Guild)
Lccn
99011007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm40856789
Label
Chinese Cinderella : the true story of an unwanted daughter, Adeline Yen Mah
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Reading level: 6.3
  • Interest age level: 12 years and up
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Top of the class -- A Tianjin family -- Nai's Bound feet -- Life in Tianjin -- Arrival in Shanghai -- First day at school -- Fmily reunion -- Tram fare -- Chinese new year -- Shanghai school days -- PLT -- Big sister's wedding -- A birthday party -- Class president -- Boarding school in Tianjin -- Hong Kong -- Boarding school in Hong Kong -- Miserable Sunday -- End of term -- Pneumonia -- Playwriting competition -- Letter from Aunt Baba -- the story of Ye Xian -- The original Chinese Cinderella
Control code
14582057
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 205 pages
Isbn
9780385327077
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : Jr. Lib. Guild)
Lccn
99011007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm40856789

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