|Author:||Aki Sogabe,Elizabeth Partridge|
|Title:||Oranges on Golden Mountain|
|Format:||lrf doc rtf docx|
|ePUB size:||1889 kb|
|FB2 size:||1115 kb|
|DJVU size:||1696 kb|
|Category:||Growing Up and Facts of Life|
|Publisher:||Dutton Juvenile; 1st edition (February 1, 2001)|
Oranges on Golden Mountain" is an excellent children's book. The text by Elizabeth Partridge is complemented by Aki Sogabe's colorful illustrations. Oranges" tells the story of Jo Lee, a Chinese boy who emigrates to California, where he works as a fisherman with his uncle. He misses his mother, who is still in China, but he plants orange branches that she gave him to take on his journey. This is a realistic immigrant story with some al touches that evoke traditional Chinese beliefs.
Oranges on Golden Mountain. Your dream spirit, your Hun, will make sure of that," Jo Lee's mother tells him when she sends him across the ocean to fish with Fourth Uncle on Golden Mountain-California. Adjusting to the strange new land is not easy, but the orange branches he has brought from home and his Hun's nighttime travels remind Jo Lee of his roots and nourish his growth.
Oranges on Golden Mountain" is an excellent children's book.
Elizabeth Partridge, Aki Sogabe (Illustrations). Oranges on Golden Mountain is an historical story that tells of impoverished Chinese who flee to California in the hopes of making money and being able to provide a better life for themselves and their families. This event takes place during the age of the Gold Rush where many Chinese worked hard to send money back to China in the hopes of bringing their family to the United States
Personal Name: Partridge, Elizabeth. On this site it is impossible to download the book, read the book online or get the contents of a book. The administration of the site is not responsible for the content of the site. The data of catalog based on open source database. All rights are reserved by their owners. Download book Kogi's mysterious journey, adapted by Elizabeth Partridge ; illustrated by Aki Sogabe.
This touching and pretty picture book tells the story of Jo Lee, a young boy in 19th-century China who is sent to join his uncle on Golden Mountain (the name Chinese immigrants have given to California) when a drought has brought hardship to his village. Jo Lee is miserably seasick and homesick on the long boat trip and desperately misses his mother and sister. At first overwhelmed by the strangeness of America, eventually he adjusts to the routine of the fishing village in which Fourth Uncle lives, fishing in the mornings and stomping on the shrimp in wooden shoes until they pop out of their. by Elizabeth Partridge, Donna L. Brooks, and Aki Sogabe.
Elizabeth Partridge is a published author of children's books and young adult books. 10. Oranges on Golden Mountain (Hardcover) Author: Elizabeth Partridge Illustrator: Aki Sogabe Publisher: Dutton Juvenile. 11. Pig's Eggs (Family Storytime) (Hardcover) Author: Elizabeth Partridge Illustrator: Martha Weston Publisher: Golden Books. 12. Restless Spirit: The Life and Work of Dorothea Lange (Hardcover) Author: Elizabeth Partridge Publisher: Viking Juvenile. by Elizabeth Partridge, Aki Sogabe. USD Sold out. Moon Glowing. by Joan Paley, Elizabeth Partridge.
Elizabeth Partridge (born September 1, 1951) is an American writer, the author of more than a dozen books from young-adult nonfiction to picture books to photography books. Her books include Marching for Freedom (2009, Viking), as well the biographies John Lennon: All I Want Is the Truth (Viking, 2005), This Land Was Made for You and Me: The Life and Music of Woody Guthrie (Viking, 2002), and Restless Spirit: The Life and Work of Dorothea Lange (Viking, 1999). Oranges on Golden Mountain. Illustrated by Aki Sogabi. Dutton Children's Books, 2002).