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Ties that bind, ties that break

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Winner of the YALSA Best Book AwardNot quite five years old in 1911 -- a time of revolution and transformation in China -- Third Sister Ailin rebels against the torturous tradition of foot binding. She feels no remorse when this causes the family of her intended husband to break the marriage agreement. But as she enters adolescence, Ailin realizes for the first time how powerless a girl of good family with no prospect of marriage is in Chinese society.For ages 12 and up.
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ISBN:
9780385326667
9780307434067
9781624602238
9780440415992
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.5, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
830L
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subject_facet China -- Fiction, Footbinding -- Fiction, Individuality -- Fiction, Sex role -- Fiction
title_display Ties that bind, ties that break : a novel
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topic_facet Footbinding, Historical Fiction, Individuality, Sex role, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature