Dragon's Gate

Dragon's Gate

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Otter has always dreamed of going to America, "the Land of the Golden Mountain." There, together with his adoptive father and his hero, Uncle Foxfire, he plans to learn everything he can about American technology. Armed with this knowledge, they can all return to China and carry out the Great Work - to free China from the tyranny of the Machu and other invaders.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 273 pages
  • 147.6 x 216.2 x 27.7mm | 512.58g
  • HarperCollins
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 0060229713
  • 9780060229719

Review quote

"Combining believable characters with thrilling adventure, Yep convinces readers that the Chineses railroad workers were indeed men to match the towering mountains of the west."--"School Library Journal "Told with humanity and compassion, "Dragon's Gate is a tribute to the survival and courage of these immigrants."--"1994 Chair, Newberry Award Committee""An engaging survival-adventure story, a social history, a heroic quest."--"Booklist
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Rating details

1,754 ratings
3.66 out of 5 stars
5 25% (433)
4 34% (592)
3 29% (503)
2 9% (154)
1 4% (72)
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