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Dragonwings (Golden Mountain Chronicles) Paperback – 31 Dec 1975

3.2 out of 5 stars 27 customer reviews

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Product details

  • Paperback: 317 pages
  • Age Range: 8 - 12 years
  • Publisher: Atlantic Books; 25th edition edition (31 Dec. 1975)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0064400859
  • ISBN-13: 978-0064400855
  • Product Dimensions: 13.3 x 1.3 x 19 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.2 out of 5 stars 27 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,152,605 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"A fine, sensitive novel written with grace in a way that conveys the Chinese American's cultural heritage".

(Starred review) -- ALA Booklist

"A Chinese immigrant and his son build a flying machine in an unusual historical novel, unique in its perspective of the Chinese in America and its portrayal of early 20th-century San Francisco, including the Earthquake, from an immigrant's viewpoint."--"School Library Journal""A fine, sensitive novel written with grace in a way that conveys the Chinese American's cultural heritage." --"Booklist""A triumph."--"The New York Times

Synopsis

In the early twentieth century a young Chinese boy joins his father in San Francisco and helps him realize his dream of making a flying machine.

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