Eight unforgettable stories tell of the triumph of the human spirit despite the bitterness of daily toils. Elegant paintings brilliantly complement each magical story. ". . . Ng's cool, brooding full-page paintings have an intense presence that enhances the stories' exotic flavor . . . A book not to miss."--Booklist, starred review. Booklist Editor's Choice. 1990 Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies.
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Book Description Simon & Schuster, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New and factory sealed hardback edition. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000106452
Book Description Simon & Schuster (Juv), 1990. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX002793621X
Book Description Simon & Schuster (Juv), 1990. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11002793621X