The Year of the Baby

The Year of the Baby

Book - 2013
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Fifth-grader Anna is concerned that her baby sister Kaylee, adopted from China three months ago, is not thriving so she and her best friends, Laura and Camille, create a science project that may save the day.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013
ISBN: 9780544225251
0544225252
9780547910673
0547910673
Characteristics: 162 p. : ill. ; 19 cm
Additional Contributors: Barton, Patrice 1955-- Illustrator

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I just love this second instalment of the 'Anna Wang' series. This edition follows Anna and her friends as they attempt to charm, sing and impress Anna's adopted baby sister-all in effort to help the baby gain needed weight. Anna also grows in awareness of her Chinese background. She is grateful and proud of her heritage but is at times frustrated by the stereotypes she encounters in her everyday life.
In simple, heartfelt writing, this educational story shows readers how essential it is to explore issues that are important to you, rather than bending to peer pressure or following the easiest path. I can't wait to read the next in the series!

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violet_pony_769 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 8 and 9

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