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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|APLS-Decatur||JF FLE 4-7 (Text)||34207000922964||Juvenile Fiction||Available||-|
|Clinton Public Library - Clinton||YA FLE (Text)||36806000868313||YOUNG ADULT 2ND FLOOR||Available||-|
|Eckhart Public Library - Main||JF FLE (Text)||840191001396475||Children's Fiction - Lower Level||Available||-|
|Middletown Fall Creek Township Public Library - Middletown||J (Text)||76331000077788||Children's Chapter Books||Available||-|
|Peabody Public Library - Columbia City||J FLETCHER (Text)||30403001360825||Childrens - Fiction||Available||-|
|Petersburg Library - Main Branch||J FIC FLET (Text)||38650833002890||Juvenile Fiction||Available||-|
|Waterloo-Grant Township Public Library - Waterloo||JF FLE (Text)||30090000390513||Childrens||Available||-|
|West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette||J FIC Fle (Text)||31951002499496||Children's Room - Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0689841337
- Physical Description: x, 214 p. ; 22 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2001.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Prologue: Parting waters -- China boy -- Heather's hat -- Contraption -- Blurts -- Someone's sister -- Baby -- Riled -- Bitter cup -- Chinese must go -- Get you from me -- Ill night -- Misery at a distance -- Too kind -- Wah Chung -- Storm -- It would taint us -- Last look back -- Epilogue: Andrew John.
|Summary, etc.:|| In late nineteenth-century California, when Chinese immigrants are being driven out or even killed for fear they will take jobs from whites, fifteen-year-old Eliza Jane McCully defies the townspeople and her lighthouse-keeper father to help a Chinese boy who has been kind to her. Eliza Jane lives in a lighthouse on the northern California coast in 1896. One day a Chinese boy crosses her path, and everything changes. Eliza Jane is forbidden to have anything to do with Wah Chang, but he soon saves her from a dangerous wave. However, tensions in her community explode and the people decide to rid their town of the Chinese. Can Eliza Jane defy the will of her community to do the right thing?
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