The Year of the Dog (A Pacy Lin Novel) (Hardcover)

By Grace Lin

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9780316060004, 144pp.

Publication Date: December 20, 2005

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (5/1/2007)
Prebound (5/1/2007)

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This funny and profound debut novel by prolific illustrator Lin tells the story of young Pacy who, as she celebrates the Chinese New Year with her family, discovers this is the year she is supposed to "find herself." Illustrations.

About the Author

Grace Lin is the award-winning and bestselling author and illustrator of Starry River of the Sky, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, The Year of the Dog, The Year of the Rat, Dumpling Days, and Ling & Ting, as well as picture books such as The Ugly Vegetables and Dim Sum for Everyone! Grace is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design and lives in Massachusetts. Her website is