The Great Wall of Lucy Wu

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Product Details

Price
$7.99  $7.35
Publisher
Scholastic Paperbacks
Publish Date
Pages
320
Dimensions
5.31 X 7.63 X 0.94 inches | 0.45 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780545162166

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About the Author

Wendy Wan-Long Shang is the author of The Great Wall of Lucy Wu, which was awarded the Asian/Pacific American Award for Children's Literature; The Way Home Looks Now, an Amelia Bloomer Project List selection and a CCBC Choices List selection; and This Is Just a Test, which she cowrote with Madelyn Rosenberg and which is a Sydney Taylor Honor Book. She lives with her family in the suburbs of Washington, DC.

Reviews

Praise for The Great Wall of Lucy Wu

Winner of the Asian/Pacific American Library Association Award for Children's Literature

"A delightful story about assimilation and family dynamics . . . sure to appeal to young readers struggling with issues of self-identity, whatever their heritage." -- Los Angeles Times

"Thought-provoking, funny, and incredibly heartwarming." -- Booklist

"A realistic and amusing portrait of family dynamics, heritage, and the challenge of feeling like an outsider." -- Publishers Weekly

"Genuinely touching." -- Kirkus Reviews

"A unique look at the power of family." -- Discovery Girls Magazine


""A delightful story about assimilation and family dynamics, 'The Great Wall of Lucy Wu' is sure to appeal to young readers struggling with issues of self-identity, whatever their heritage."" -Los Angeles Times