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April and the Dragon Lady

Lensey Namioka

April and the Dragon Lady

by Lensey Namioka

  • 374 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt in Orlando .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese Americans -- Fiction,
  • Grandmothers -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Feeling confined by the traditional family attitudes of her strong-willed, manipulative grandmother, sixteen-year-old April Chen fights for her independence.

    Edition Notes

    StatementLensey Namioka.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.N1426 Ap 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination214 p. ;
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23531251M
    ISBN 109780152056698
    LC Control Number2007280995
    OCLC/WorldCa148856417

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