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Pacific Crossing

Pacific Crossing

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In a sequel to Gary Soto's Taking Sides, young Lincoln and Tony take up the martial art of Kempo and, much to their surprise, are selected as exchange students to Japan. After staying with a Japanese family, Lincoln learns that his Japanese family, and people everywhere, are not much different from his family in California.

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In a sequel to Gary Soto's Taking Sides, young Lincoln and Tony take up the martial art of Kempo and, much to their surprise, are selected as exchange students to Japan. After staying with a Japanese family, Lincoln learns that his Japanese family, and people everywhere, are not much different from his family in California.

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"The author's keen understanding . . . produces a story that is both touching and enlightening."--Publishers Weekly

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780152591885
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
10/01/1992
Edition description:
1
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.45(w) x 8.19(h) x 0.44(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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"The author's keen understanding . . . produces a story that is both touching and enlightening."—Publishers Weekly

Meet the Author

Gary Soto's first book for young readers, Baseball in April and Other Stories, won the California Library Association's Beatty Award and was named an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. He has since published many novels, short stories, plays, and poetry collections for adults and young people. He lives in Berkeley, California. Visit his website at www.garysoto.com.

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