April and the Dragon Lady

April and the Dragon Lady

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April Chen is happily planning to go away to college, and she has a great new boyfriend, Steve. But April, the only girl in the family, must take care of Grandma, and Grandma--the Dragon Lady--hates Steve and has other plans for April. Caught between two cultures, the teenager finally realizes she must find a way to define herself on her own terms. "Sparked by Namioka's own experiences as an Asian American, April's first-person narrative rings true with uncertainty, joy, and hope."--"School Library Journal"
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 105.9 x 175 x 13.5mm | 144.32g
  • Harcourt Brace and Company
  • United States
  • English
  • 0152008861
  • 9780152008864

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132 ratings
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