Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

By Shen Lin
(Xiao Tian Xia/Tsai Fong Books, Hardcover, 9789862166079, 305pp.)

Publication Date: September 2010

Other Editions of This Title: Compact Disc, Paperback, Hardcover, Paperback, Paperback

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Selected by Indie Booksellers for the Autumn 2009 Kids' Indie Next List
“In the poor village of Fruitless Mountain -- where there is always lots of work to do and little food or time to rest -- a young girl named Minli decides to set off on a journey to find a way to improve her family's plight. Lin's story takes you on a magical adventure with a vivid setting and wondrous characters.”
-- Lisa Fabiano, Wellesley Booksmith, Wellesley, MA


Description
Traditional Chinese edition of Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, the 2010 Newbery Honor and ALA notable book. So many of Chinese folklore are weaved into this one beautifully illustrated and told story book. During her adventures to meet the Old Man in the Moon and find answers to her questions, Minli, who lives in poverty with her family, learns what "lucky" means from inspirational encounters on the road. In Chinese. Distributed by Tsai Fong Books, Inc.
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