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Nim and the War Effort (Sunburst Book)

by Milly Lee

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsYangsook Choi (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7423815M
ISBN 100374455066
ISBN 109780374455064
OCLC/WorldCa49595145

Featured books by Yangsook Choi. Nim and the War Effort. By: Milly Lee, Yangsook Choi. Age Level: Reading Level: Independent Reader. Nim, a young girl living in San Francisco's Chinatown during World War II, is determined to collect the tallest stack of newspapers to support her school's newspaper drive and the national ongoing war. In this picture book from the team behind Nim and the War Effort, aimed at older readers, comes a detailed, often moving story of immigration at Angel Island, based on the experience of the.

  In San Francisco during World War II, Nim, a Chinese-American, is determined to win the newspaper drive -- although it is the last day. She realizes her closest rival has cheated. Undaunted, she leaves Chinatown and heads to Nob Hill after school, determined to find more paper. An ALA Notable : Yangsook Choi. It's in San Francisco's Chinatown and young Nim and her classmates are all competing to see who can collect the most newspapers for the war effort. So far, Nim and Garland Stephenson are in the lead. One morning, Nim takes her wagon to her aunt's house to pick up some papers tied with a red string, but when she ge.

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Nim is a Chinese-American during World War II working to collect newspapers for the war effort. Her classmate is working to bet her, because he thinks that an American should win the competition.

However, Nim is determined to do her part to contribute/5. Nim and the War Effort is a New York Times Outstanding Book of the by: 6. This book explores both in the historical context of San Francisco's Chinatown during WW II.

Nim is competing in a school newspaper drive to help the war effort. In her free time she scouts out the neighborhood for more paper, red wagon in tow, and runs into her closest competitor, Garland : Milly Lee.

Nim and the War Effort. In her determination to prove that she can win the contest for the war effort, Nim does something that leaves her Chinese grandfather both bewildered and proud. Language In her determination to prove that an American can win the contest for the war effort, Nim does something which leaves her Chinese grandfather both bewildered and proud SPEC: First edition, in dust jacket no page number in the bookPages: What are you looking for Book "Nim And The War Effort".

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In her determination to prove that an American can win the contest for the war effort, Nim does something which leaves her Chinese grandfather both bewildered and proud Notes. no page number in the book The page of the book was cut off. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City New Pages:   Nim and the War Effort Posted on J by stereopsislib Annotation: Nim, a Chinese American schoolgirl, competes against a white classmate in a newspaper drive, revealing historic social and racial tensions, Chinese American traditions, and notable locations in World War II-era San Francisco.

Nim, a young girl living in San Francisco's Chinatown during World War II, is determined to collect the tallest stack of newspapers to support her school's newspaper drive and the national ongoing war effort. Nim and the war effort. [Milly Lee; Yangsook Choi] -- In her determination to prove that an American can win the contest for the war effort, Nim does something which leaves her Chinese grandfather both bewildered and proud.

Nim and the War Effort. Nim, the protagonist in this sweetly nostalgic trip to San Francisco's Chinatown ofwants desperately to bring in the most newspapers for her school's paper drive-especially after a classmate takes papers that were meant for her.

Nim and the War Effort by Milly Lee and Yangsook Choi. The story concerns a typical World War II school project, a newspaper drive with read more. The story concerns a typical World War II school project, a newspaper drive with a contest to see which child can collect the most paper.

♥ Book Title: Nim and the War Effort ♣ Name Author: Milly Lee ∞ Launching: Info ISBN Link: ⊗ Detail ISBN code: ⊕ Number Pages: Total sheet ♮ News id: IiM3AAAACAAJ Download File Start Reading ☯ Full Synopsis: "In her determination to prove that an American can win the contest for the war effort, Nim does.

This is war time and a young girl named Nim is collecting newspapers for the war effort. It's a paper drive and Nim just wants to collects the most at a time when Asian Americans are looked at suspiciously.

this book just tells about the life in during world war two and an Asian family trying to maintain their traditions and prove their patriotism. Nim and the War Effort is one of those picture books for older readers that packs in a lot of information about kids and WWII.

Kids did a lot to help the war effort, and really throw themselves into it, just a Nim and Garland do for the scrap paper contest. Nim and her Chinese family are living during the world war.

There is a newspaper drive at Nim’s school to help with the war effort. A boy, that is white, has stolen Nim’s newspapers and tells her that she can’t win.

Nim goes to Nob Hill to get newspapers; a man has a garage full of them. Nim gets help from the police to take them to the /5(7).

"Based on the author's childhood memories, Nim's story celebrates the patriotism of Asian family members in embracing their new home and country and their efforts to maintain their cultural traditions.

A fine addition." -- School Library Journal. Nim and the War Effort is a New York Times Outstanding Book of the Year/5(3). Editions for Nim and the War Effort: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover published Home My BooksCited by: 6. "Based on the author's childhood memories, Nim's story celebrates the patriotism of Asian family members in embracing their new home and country and their efforts to maintain their cultural traditions.

A fine addition." — School Library Journal. Nim and the War Effort is a New York Times Outstanding Book of the : Square Fish.Nim and the War Effort is an autobiographical story, but it speaks directly to the experiences of all bicultural children in their struggles to find out who they are.

In it, a young Chinese American girl, trying to prove her patriotism during World War II, risks her family’s disapproval by leaving Chinatown to collect newspapers for the war Written works: Nim and the War Effort, Landed. Nim and the War Effort by Milly Lee,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(97).