The Star Maker

Yep, Laurence

Book - 2011
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Star Maker
With the help of his popular Uncle Chester, a young Chinese American boy tries hard to fulfill a promise to have firecrackers for everyone on the Chinese New Year in 1954. Includes an afterword with information about the Chinese customs portrayed in the story.

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, c2011
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0060253169
Branch Call Number: j YEP 2011
Characteristics: 100 p. ;,22 cm


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Artie lives in San Francisco’s Chinatown. He brags to his cousins that he has enough money to buy them all fireworks for the New Year. The problem is, he doesn’t really have any money.

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Jul 23, 2013
  • emperormike rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Laurence Yep is one of the best authors there are. In each book he brings new adventures so I never get tired of the book.


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