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Where the mountain meets the moon [electronic resource]. Grace Lin.

Lin, Grace. (Author). Song, Janet. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780307711281 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (4 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Listening Library (Audio), 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Janet Song.
Summary, etc.: Newbery Honor WinnerIn the Valley of Fruitless Mountain, a young girl named Minli spends her days working hard in the fields and her nights listening to her father spin fantastic tales about the Jade Dragon and the Old Man of the Moon. Minli's mother, tired of their poor life, chides him for filling her head with nonsense. But Minli believes these enchanting stories and embarks on an extraordinary journey to find the Old Man of the Moon and ask him how her family can change their fortune. She encounters an assorted cast of characters and magical creatures along the way, including a dragon who accompanies her on her quest. Grace Lin, author of the beloved Year of the Dog and Year of the Rat, returns with a wondrous story of happiness, family, and friendship. A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless adventure story in the classic tradition of The Wizard of Oz.From the Compact Disc edition.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 6
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
820 Lexile.
5.5 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 138856 KB).
Subject: Juvenile Fiction.
Folklore.
Genre: Electronic books.

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