Chinatown girl / Eva Wong Ng.

By: Ng, Eva Wong, 1934- [author.]Material type: TextTextSeries: My New Zealand storyPublisher: Auckland : Scholastic New Zealand Limited, 2019Description: 203 pages ; 20 cmISBN: 9781775435778; 1775435776; 1869436598; 9781869436599; 9781869436599; 1869436598 Subject(s): School closings -- Children's fiction | Chinese Americans -- Children's fiction | Chinese -- New Zealand -- Children's fiction | World War, 1939-1945 -- New Zealand -- Children's fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand. | Diary fiction. DDC classification: NZ823.2 Summary: "Set in 1942 in Auckland, New Zealand, in an area of the city known as Chinatown, where the descendants of the Chinese miners and market gardeners gathered together to maintain their culture and provide a sense of community. New Zealand is at war when Silvey starts her diary, but for Silvey this is just a backdrop to the main issues of her world - the closure of her school and the arrival of Chinese-American soldiers"--Publisher information.
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"Set in 1942 in Auckland, New Zealand, in an area of the city known as Chinatown, where the descendants of the Chinese miners and market gardeners gathered together to maintain their culture and provide a sense of community. New Zealand is at war when Silvey starts her diary, but for Silvey this is just a backdrop to the main issues of her world - the closure of her school and the arrival of Chinese-American soldiers"--Publisher information.

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