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Lily and the Great Quake: A San Francisco Earthquake Survival Story

Lily and the Great Quake: A San Francisco Earthquake Survival Story (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Bybee, Veeda
Illustrated by Trunfio, Alessia

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Lily is a twelve-year-old Chinese American girl living in San Francisco's Chinatown when an earthquake destroys her home and sets her neighborhood on fire. Separated from her parents, Lily must help her younger brother and neighbor escape San Francisco. As the city burns, Lily st...ruggles to keep her group close as they face peril and racism. Will Lily be reunited with her parents and make it across the bay to the safety of Oakland? Readers can learn the real story of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake from the nonfiction backmatter in this Girls Survive story. A glossary, discussion questions, and writing prompts are also provided.
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ISBN 9781496592170
Released NZ 1 Oct 2020
Publisher Capstone Press
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Series Girls Survive
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ISBN-13 9781496592170
Stock Ready to ship - Less than 10 items
Publisher Capstone Press
Imprint Stone Arch Books
Released 1 Oct 2020
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
 › 1 other possible formats available
Author(s) By Bybee, Veeda
Illustrated by Trunfio, Alessia
Series Girls Survive
Category Adventure Stories
Historical Fiction
Self-Awareness & Self-Esteem
Number of Pages 112
Dimensions Width: 135mm
Height: 190mm
Dewey Code FIC
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age 8-12 years
Library of Congress Brothers and sisters, Historical fiction, Race relations, Prejudices, Survival
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile