Baba: A Return to China upon My Father's Shoulders

Baba: A Return to China upon My Father's Shoulders

by Belle Yang
     
 

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The Los Angeles Times called this account of a Manchurian boyhood "captivating . . . rich in humanity . . . lavishly illustrated and lovingly narrated." The Baba ("papa" in Chinese) of the title is the author's father, who grew up in a time of political and social upheaval in China. Yang's beautiful watercolors accompany the text, creating "a unique portrait of a

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The Los Angeles Times called this account of a Manchurian boyhood "captivating . . . rich in humanity . . . lavishly illustrated and lovingly narrated." The Baba ("papa" in Chinese) of the title is the author's father, who grew up in a time of political and social upheaval in China. Yang's beautiful watercolors accompany the text, creating "a unique portrait of a culture straddling thousands of years" (Kirkus Reviews).

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ISBN-13:
9780151000630
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
10/01/1994
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
9.07(w) x 9.11(h) x 1.08(d)

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