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Paris, Harper.

Summary: Separated from their parents in Beijing, China's Forbidden City, second-grade twins Ethan and Ella luckily find an ancient map that helps them find their way.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2014

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Trueit, Trudi Strain

Summary: "Cruz Coronado grapples with an important secret as the gang heads to China in search of the second-to-last piece of the cipher. Under the watchful eye of a new adviser, life on the ship returns to almost normal ... Almost. Just as things seem to be going smoothly, a familiar face shocks Cruz back into reality, and the final piece in this life-and-death scavenger hunt veers toward a dead end"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC TRU

Lewis, Elizabeth Foreman

Summary: In the 1920's a Chinese youth from the country comes to Chungking with his mother where the bustling city offers adventure and his apprenticeship to a coppersmith brings good fortune.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 1973

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Jun, Nie

Summary: "Four short stories set in a hutong, or residential alleyway, of Beijing, China. Yu Er, her grandfather, and their eccentric neighbors and experience the magic of everyday life"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphic Universe 2018

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Chrisman, Arthur Bowie

Summary: Sixteen original stories reflecting the spirit of Chinese life and thought.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 1968

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CHR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION CHR

Look, Lenore

Summary: Fearful seven-year-old Alvin Ho goes on a trip to China with his family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2014

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Young, Judy

Summary: In 1572 Beijing, when a nine-year-old boy is named Emperor of China, Hu Wan offers the gift of a cricket cage carved from a gourd he and his grandfather grew.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE YOU

Stilton, Geronimo

Summary: When Geronimo gets lost looking for hidden treasures in the Gobi Desert, he comes across giant dinosaur bones.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2008

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Summary: Po the panda works at his family's noodle shop until he is chosen to train with his idols, the Furious Five and kung fu master Shifu. He eventually learns to believe in himself and becomes a great warrior.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Meredith Books 2008

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE KUN

Capucilli, Alyssa Satin

Summary: A panda cub tries to find out what kind of kiss is just right for him, with help from his parents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2008

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR ORANGE CAP

Rankin, Louise

Summary: Momo undertakes a dangerous journey from the mountains of Tibet to the city of Calcutta, in search of her stolen dog Pempa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 1993

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Seto, Loretta

Summary: A little girl celebrates the Chinese Moon Festival with her parents, who tell her three legends about the moon while they eat mooncakes and drink tea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SET

Lin, Grace

Summary: An original tale, inspired by legends of Mulan Hua and popularized by Disney. When her sister is bitten by a poisonous spider, Mulan travels with a healer to find a flower from which the antidote can be made to save her sister's life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J PA FIC LIN

Gower, Catherine.

Summary: Long-Long and his grandfather go to town as everyone is getting ready for the Chinese New Year to sell their cabbages and earn money to celebrate the holiday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tuttle Publishing 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC GOW

Young, Ed.

Summary: Antonia gets her wish when her parents return to China to bring home a Mei Mei, or younger sister, for her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE YOU

Lin, Grace

Summary: When her sister is bitten by a poisonous spider, Mulan travels with a healer to find a flower from which the antidote can be made to save her sister's life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press, an imprint of Disney Book Group 2020

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LIN

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LIN

Lin, Grace.

Summary: Each member of a Chinese family contributes to the celebration of the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival. Includes author's note explaining this festival's customs and traditions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2010

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE LIN

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LIN

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LIN

Evans, Richard Paul.

Summary: Michael and his friends must rescue a child prodigy who may have discovered why Michael and his friends became electric.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2014

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1 available in JT Science Fiction, Call number: JT SF Evans 2014

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION EVA

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC EVA

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC EVA

Tucker, Kathy.

Summary: When a dragon snatches the youngest of seven talented Chinese sisters, the other six come to her rescue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman & Co. 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC TUC

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE TUC

Brett, Jan

Summary: Daisy, an unhappy hen in China, floats down the river in a basket and has an adventure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam's Sons 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BRE

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BRETT

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC BRE

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC BRE

Ehrbar, Gregory

Summary: A graphic novel adaptation of and introduction to the Disney live action movie about Mulan, who's different from the other girls in her village, and feels like a disappointment to her family--until a wise remark from her younger sister changes her perspective.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dark Horse Books 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 DIS

Thomas, Sherry (Sherry M.)

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Summary: When her ailing father is conscripted to fight invaders from the north, Mulan dresses as a man to take his place in the army. Chosen for an elite team under the command of the princeling, they cross the Great Wall to face the enemy beyond. An old enemy and an attraction for her troop's commander complicate her mission. -- adapted from jacket

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tu Books, an imprint of Lee & Low Books Inc. 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC THO

Yu, Li-Qiong

Summary: Little Maomao's father works in faraway places and comes home just once a year, for Chinese New Year. At first Maomao barely recognizes him, but before long the family is happily making sticky rice balls, listening to firecrackers, and watching the dragon dance in the streets below. Papa gets a haircut, makes repairs to the house, and hides a lucky coin for Maomao to find. Which she does! But...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Holiday Yu 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE YU

Ilnitzki, Megan

Summary: In this book you will meet Mulan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2017

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE ILN

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