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Yep, Laurence.

Summary: A young Chinese boy nicknamed Runt records his experiences in a journal as he travels from southern China to California in 1852 to join his uncle during the Gold Rush.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: Pedro attends a colorful parade with his friend Katie Woo and her family to celebrate Chinese New Year, but when Katie goes missing Pedro is ready to come to the rescue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE MAN

Manushkin, Fran.

Summary: When Katie Woo and her friends go to the beach, Katie is so rude and bossy that her friends do not want to play with her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Milford, Kate

Summary: In 1810, Lucy Bluecrowne, twelve, is bored living ashore with her stepmother and half brother until two nefarious strangers identify her little brother as the pyrotechnical prodigy they need for their evil plan.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD MIL

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: Katie's Aunt Patty is the new mayor, and Katie and her friends attend her first city council meeting, brimming with ideas about what their neighborhood needs--like free ice cream, puppies, and a new park where children can play in safety.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: "JoJo's aunt Kayla is a firefighter. She's teaching Katie's class about her job. Katie keeps trying to ask Kayla questions, but Kayla has lots to say before it's question time. If Katie is patient, will she learn what she really wants to know about firefighters?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: Katie is enrolled in a gymnastics class, but when she has trouble doing some of the moves she gets discouraged and considers dropping out.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: Katie finds a sick kitten, and when her father comes home they take the kitty to Dr. Wong's veterinarian clinic, where they find all different kinds of pets waiting for the doctor's attention.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: After a trip to the zoo Katie is curious about how animals keep their teeth clean--and she uses her own trip to the dentist's office to ask questions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: When Pedro keeps "losing" his eyeglasses, Katie shows him why it is alright--and necessary--to wear them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: Katie Woo and her parents help their new neighbor, Mr. Kenji, to prepare for his final test to become a nurse.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: Katie and her class visit a farm, and find out where eggs and milk come from.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: Katie learns what a vegetable farmer does when she visits a farm and helps sell the vegetables at a farmers market.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Kim, Derek Kirk.

Summary: Presents three short stories in graphic novel format involving the blurred line between fantasy and reality, including an office assistant who falls for an e-mail scam, and a young knight whose life is not what it seems.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pan Macmillan 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 YAN

Chim, Wai

Summary: "Anna Chiu has her hands full. When she's not looking after her brother and sister or helping out at her father's restaurant, she's taking care of her mother, whose debilitating mental illness keeps her in bed most days. Her father's new delivery boy, Rory, is a welcome distraction and even though she knows that things aren't right at home, she's starting to feel like she could be a normal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED LOO

Rosenberg, Madelyn

Summary: In 1983 seventh-grader David Da-Wei Horowitz has a lot to worry about--his bar mitzvah is coming soon, his Jewish and Chinese grandmothers argue about everything, his teammates for the upcoming trivia contest, Scott and Hector, do not like each other, heis beginning to notice girls, and Scott has persuaded him to begin digging a fallout shelter just in case the Cold War heats up.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE YOU

Clark, Henry

Summary: Twelve-year-olds Ambrose, Tom, and Frankie are transported to the boys' hometown of Freedom Falls, Ohio, in 1852 when Frankie blows her Romani family's magical trombone, and to return home they'll have to use both Morse code and the ancient form of divination known as the I-ching.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J Fiction Clark 2015

Zhang, Kat

Summary: Amy is determined to make a perfect dumpling like her parents and grandmother do, but her bao keep coming out all wrong. Then she has an idea! Will Amy ever make the perfect bao?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD ZHA

Gregorio, I. W.

Summary: "Jocelyn "Jos" Wu has two wishes: to make it through high school without dying of boredom and to direct a short film with her best friend. Will Domenici has two goals: to get assigned to a worthwhile position at his school paper and to find a paying summer gig. When Jos's father tells her their family restaurant may be going under and Will learns he didn't land his dream job at the school...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC GRE

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: When Katie's grandmother trips and breaks her ankle, Katie learns about the importance of paramedics to her neighborhood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MAN

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Zhang, Kat

Summary: Amy loves craft time at school. But when her teacher asks everyone to make their own dragon, Amy feels stuck. After school, a story from Grandma sparks new inspiration, and Amy rounds up her family to help her.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD ZHA

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: When Katie's mother feels unwell on the day before Mother's Day, Katie wants to do everything she can think of to help her mother get well--but she forgot to get a present.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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