The Resource The wishing tree, by Roseanne Thong ; illustrated by Connie McLennan

The wishing tree, by Roseanne Thong ; illustrated by Connie McLennan

Label
The wishing tree
Title
The wishing tree
Statement of responsibility
by Roseanne Thong ; illustrated by Connie McLennan
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Ming's wishes at the tree on Lunar New Year with his grandmother always seemed to come true, but one year the tree does not help, and he alone must make peace with the loss of his grandmother and the spirit of the tree
  • Every Lunar New Year, Ming and his grandmother visited the Wishing Tree. Its branches were covered with wishes, each written on red and yellow paper fluttering in the breeze, secured by the weight of an orange. Grandmother warned Ming to wish carefully, and sure enough, his requests always seemed to come true. But one year-when Ming made the most important wish of his life-the tree let him down. Grandmother did not recover from her illness. Ming moved away from the village an
Cataloging source
DLC
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Thong, Roseanne
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.T3815
LC item number
Wi 2004
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McLennan, Connie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese New Year
  • Grief
  • Death
  • Grandmothers
  • Wishes
Target audience
primary
Label
The wishing tree, by Roseanne Thong ; illustrated by Connie McLennan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781885008268
Lccn
2004011950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0006044163
  • 420177
Label
The wishing tree, by Roseanne Thong ; illustrated by Connie McLennan
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781885008268
Lccn
2004011950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0006044163
  • 420177

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