My awesome Japan adventure: a diary about the best 4 months ever!
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PICKED AS ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF 2013 BY THE ASSOCIATION OF BOOKSELLERS FOR CHILDREN! A perfect introduction to Japanese culture for kids, My Awesome Japan Adventure is the diary of an American fifth grader who travels to Japan to spend four exciting months with a Japanese family as an exchange student. He records all his adventures in this diary so that he can tell his friends back home about what he did and saw during his time in Japan. With the help of a Japanese foster brother and sister he visits a Ninja village, tries new foods, learns brush painting, and gets the inside scoop on daily life in a Japanese school. Readers of all ages will love experiencing life in Japan from a kid's point of view! Dan's adventures include: My First Week of School, Visiting a Ninja Village, Fun with Origami, Practicing Aikido, Making Mochi, and much more... As a multicultural children's book, My Awesome Japan Adventure is perfect for kids who want to explore another culture and have fun in the process!
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|Full title||my awesome japan adventure a diary about the best 4 months ever|
|Last Update||2018-05-26 23:42:58PM|
|Last Indexed||2018-05-27 00:19:35AM|
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|display_description||""Ever heard of micro sushi? Have you played karuta before? Neither did I, until I spent four months in Japan living with a Japanese family." Dan, the narrator of My Awesome Japan Adventure, is a typical American fifth grader, who spends four months with a Japanese family as an exchange student. Although he initially finds it difficult to adjust, Dan is soon having fun wherever he goes--and recording all of his adventures in a diary. With the help of his Japanese foster brother and sister, Daisuke and Mari, Dan visits a Ninja village, tries new foods, learns brush painting, and shares the inside scoop on Japanese school life. Readers of all ages will love experiencing life in Japan from a kid's point of view! Dan's adventures include: My First Week of School Visiting a Ninja Village Fun with Origami Practicing Aikido Making Mochi And much more... "--|
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|subject_facet||Children -- Travel -- Japan -- Juvenile literature, Japan -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature|
|title_display||My awesome Japan adventure : a diary about the best 4 months ever!|
|title_full||My Awesome Japan Adventure A Diary about the Best 4 Months Ever!, My awesome Japan adventure : a diary about the best 4 months ever! / written and illustrated by Rebecca Otowa|
|title_short||My awesome Japan adventure :|
|title_sub||a diary about the best 4 months ever!|
|topic_facet||Children, Geography, Juvenile Nonfiction, Social life and customs, Sociology, Travel|