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On Books: Children Have Literature Too

The Book: Where the Mountain Meets the Moon – Grace Lin

“The secret of keeping young is to read children’s books…” ~John Cheever

Every once in a while I thoroughly enjoy reading a book meant for people much younger than I am. 424 more words

Book Reviews

Review: Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

What I Liked
♦Most things, especially the fact that it really made me want to keep reading. Like, I really wanted to know what happens to Minli and Dragon and Ma and Ba and like everybody. 162 more words

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Book Review: Flying Lessons & Other Stories

Book Review: Flying Lessons & Other Stories
Edited by Ellen Oh, cofounder of We Need Diverse Books

This collection of short stories includes tales of basketball players, of students trying to be ninja elves, and of young people attempting to discover their identity in the world. 517 more words

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Companion Books

In 2009,   Grace Lin gave us Where the Mountain Meets the Moon,  which was a 2010 Newbery Honor book.

In 2012, she gave us Starry River of the Sky. 150 more words

Adventure

REVIEW: WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE MOON

WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE MOON
AUTHOR: GRACE LIN
GENRES/ SUBJECTS: MG, FANTASY, RETELLING
RATING: 3*

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I read this for the #12DaysofDiversity Retellings readathon. 304 more words

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Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, by Grace Lin

A young girl and her dragon friend embark on a fantastic quest in this Asian-styled adventure for middle readers. Author Lin draws upon her own Chinese heritage to create this sweet story with a mythic flair. 188 more words

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Where the Mountain Meets the Moon - Grace Lin | A Review

I stumbled upon this book when I visited the library recently. After reading the synopsis, I liked the sound of it and checked it out. Within a week, I finished it, because not only did I enjoy the writing style, but I… 390 more words

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