The year is 1730the place is Shanghai, Chinaand China Jade Rose is born. The daughter of Captain Daniel Ian Rose, leader of an Irish pirating dynasty, and Wu-Sing Nightingale, a member of the Chinese nobility, little China Jades upbringing is anything but traditional. A strong-willed child, with adventure in her blood, China Jade encounters a wonderful array of characters as she is tossed back and forth between a pirate ship and an emperors palace. Through it all, the exploits of China Jade Rose will excite and enchant young readers.
|Publisher:||Vantage Press, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||5.32(w) x 8.08(h) x 0.20(d)|
|Age Range:||9 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Jenny Stanley-Baker was born and raised in Indiana, where she developed a fascination for multicultural study and travel. A graduate of Indiana Business College, the author has worked in data entry processing since 1986 while she also pursued her dream of writing creative fiction for children. Mrs. Stanley-Baker, her husband Bruce, and their three cats live in Indiana in their 1924 cottage style home. In addition to writing, the author also enjoys making candles and soap, reading, and solving puzzles.