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Sprague Public Library - Baltic JUV FIC YANG (Text to phone) 33680140890971 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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Summary, etc.: Recent immigrants from China and desperate for work and money, ten-year-old Mia Tang's parents take a job managing a rundown motel in Southern California, even though the owner, Mr. Yao is a nasty skinflint who exploits them; while her mother (who was an engineer in China) does the cleaning, Mia works the front desk and tries to cope with demanding customers and other recent immigrants--not to mention being only one of two Chinese in her fifth grade class, the other being Mr. Yao's son, Jason.
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Nutmeg Award Nominee, Intermediate, 2021.
Subject: Immigrant families California, Southern Juvenile fiction
Immigrants California, Southern Juvenile fiction
Chinese California, Southern Juvenile fiction
Motels California, Southern Juvenile fiction
Exploitation Juvenile fiction
Self-confidence Juvenile fiction
Friendship Juvenile fiction
California, Southern Juvenile fiction
Immigrants Fiction
Chinese Americans Fiction
Hotels, motels, etc Fiction
Self-confidence Fiction
Friendship Fiction
California, Southern Fiction

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