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Ten little dumplings / words by Larissa Fan ; pictures by Cindy Wume.

Fan, Larissa, (author.). Wume, Cindy, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Burlington Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Burlington Public Library E FAN 39851001604025 Children's New Books Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780735266193
  • ISBN: 0735266190
  • Physical Description: 38 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: [Toronto] : Tundra, [2021]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"In the city of Tainan, there lives a very special family -- special because they have ten sons who do everything together. Their parents call them their ten little dumplings, as both sons and dumplings are auspicious. But if you look closely, you'll see that someone else is there, listening, studying, learning and discovering her own talent -- a sister. As this little girl grows up in the shadow of her brothers, her determination and persistence help her to create her own path in the world . . . and becomes the wisdom she passes on to her own daughter, her own little dumpling. Based on a short film made by the author, inspired by her father's family in Taiwan, Ten Little Dumplings looks at some unhappy truths about the place of girls in our world in an accessible, inspiring and hopeful way."-- Provided by publisher.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Issued also in electronic format.
Subject: Families > Taiwan > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Sexism > Juvenile fiction.
Taiwan > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Taiwan > Fiction.
Family > Juvenile fiction.
Siblings > Juvenile fiction.
Siblings > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Picture books.
Picture books.

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