My Beijing (Paperback)

Four Stories of Everyday Wonder

By Nie Jun

Graphic Universe (Tm), 9781541526426, 128pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2018

Other Editions of This Title:
Library Binding (8/1/2018)

List Price: 9.99*
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Description

A 2019 Batchelder Honor Book

Yu'er and her grandpa live in a small neighborhood in Beijing--and it's full of big personalities. There's a story around every corner, and each day has a hint of magic.

In one tale, Yu'er wants to swim in the Special Olympics, a sports competition for people with disabilities. But she and her grandpa don't have a pool Their trick to help Yu'er practice wows the whole neighborhood. In another story, a friend takes Yu'er to a wild place full of musical insects. Later, Yu'er hears a special story about her grandparents. And in the final story, Yu'er and her grandpa show a cranky painter the sweet side of life.