FIRST GIRL

Gloria Whelan
Price £5.99
Description Description
When another girl is born to Chu Ju's mother, it is quickly determined that the baby must be sent away. Chinese law states that a family may have only two children, and tradition dictates that every family should have a boy. Fourteen-year-old Chu Ju knows she cannot allow her sister to be sent to an orphanage and so she sets out in the middle of the night, vowing never to return.
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Format:
Format Trade Paperback 176 Pages
ISBN:
ISBN 9781845075941
Size:
Size5.08 in x 7.80 in / 129.00 mm x 198.00 mm
Published:
Published Date August 1st, 2007
Gloria Whelan
Gloria Whelan is a bestselling author of many novels for young readers, including Homeless Bird, winner of the National Book Award in the USA. She lives with her husband, Joseph, in the woods of northern Michegan.
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