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Lion Dancer

author: Waters, Kate
Describes six-year-old Ernie Wong's preparations, at home and in school, for the Chinese New Year celebrations and his first public performance of the lion dance.
394.2
year: 1990
copies: 52
call number/section: 394.2
lexile: 540
subjects: chinese new year, chinese americans, chinatown (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Henry And The Kite Dragon

author: Hall, Bruce Edward
In New York City in the 1920s, the children from Chinatown go after the children from Little Italy for throwing rocks at the beautiful kites Grandfather Chin makes, not realizing that they have a reason for doing so.
FIC
year: 2004
copies: 30
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 810
subjects: kites, prejudices, chinese americans, italian americans, historical fiction, chinatown (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

City Within A City

author: Krull, Kathleen
Describes the lives of two young Chinese Americans and their customs and conditions at home in New York City's Chinatown.
305.23
year: 1994
copies: 1
call number/section: 305.23
lexile:
subjects: chinese american children, chinese americans, chinatown (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

My Chinatown

author: Mak, Kam
Presents a collection of poems which chronicles a year in the life of a young boy from Hong Kong as he adjusts to his new home in the Chinatown of an American city.
FIC
year: 2002
copies: 13
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: emigration and immigration, chinese americans, immigration and emigration, chinatown (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Rice Cakes And Paper Dragons

author: Reit, Seymour
Text and photographs introduce a girl of Chinatown, New York City, her family, and their celebration of Chinese New Year.
917.47
year: 1973
copies: 1
call number/section: 917.47
lexile:
subjects: chan, marie, chinese americans, chinatown (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

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