Ruby's wish

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Publisher:
Chronicle Books,
Pub. Date:
c2002.
Language:
English
Description
Ruby is unlike most little girls in old China. Instead of aspiring to get married, Ruby is determined to attend university when she grows up, just like the boys in her family. Based upon the inspirational story of the author's grandmother and accompanied by richly detailed illustrations, Ruby's Wish is an engaging portrait of a young girl who strives for more and a family who rewards her hard work and courage.
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ISBN:
9781452145693
9780811834902
Reading Level:
LG
Level 4.3, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
860L
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Grouped Work ID 8009f439-76db-99d6-8933-15dec850598f
Full title ru
Author bridges shirin yim
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-06-22 23:02:18PM
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subject_facet China -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction, China -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction, Education -- China -- Juvenile fiction, Education -- Fiction, Girls -- China -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction, Historical fiction, Picture books for children, Sex role -- China -- Juvenile fiction, Sex role -- Fiction
title_display Ruby's wish
title_full Ruby's wish / by Shirin Yim Bridges ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall
title_short Ruby's wish
topic_facet Education, Girls, History, Sex role