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When the circus came to town by Laurence Yep

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Published by HarperTrophy in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Self-esteem -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Montana -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Chinese New Year -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Circus -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Chinese Americans -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Smallpox -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Montana -- History -- Juvenile fiction.

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About the Edition

An Asian cook and a Chinese New Year celebration help a ten-year-old girl at a Montana stage coach station to regain her confidence after smallpox scars her face.

Edition Notes

Cecilia Bard Multicultural Library for Peace.

Other titlesCecilia Bard Multicultural Library for Peace
StatementLaurence Yep ; drawings by Suling Wang.
GenreJuvenile fiction.
ContributionsWang, Suling, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.Y44 Wh 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination113 p. :
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22860360M
ISBN 100064409651
ISBN 109780064409650
LC Control Number2001039290

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Jan 19,  · When the Circus Came to Town is a quick, enjoyable read. The illustrations are well done and the setting of Whistle, Montana comes to life with Yep's vivid description of the people and the surrounding mountains. The story has two main characters. Ursula is a young girl who at the beginning of the story leads her friends in adventures and play/5(6). In the midst of hurtling pies, one voice alone can bring peace and tolerance back to the community. When the Circus Came to Town is Polly Horvath's funniest novel to date, packed with vivid exaggeration and slapstick scenarios/5. The Paperback of the When the Circus Came to Town by Laurence Yep, Suling Wang | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more! Holiday Shipping Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & . As tensions rise, Ivy tries her best to smooth them out and make the newcomers feel welcome. But just wait until you find out what happens at the annual church bake-off! Filled with clever silliness, When the Circus Came to Town manages to use humor to .

When the Circus Came to Town is Polly Horvath's funniest novel to date, packed with vivid exaggeration and slapstick scenarios. Seller Inventory # AAV More information about this seller | Contact this seller Book Wizard; When the Circus Came to Town. By Suling Wang, Laurence Yep. Grades. Genre. Fiction. Newbery Honor author Laurence Yep tells a heartwarming story about Ursula, a ten-year-old girl scarred by smallpox. With the help of Ah Sam, the new Chinese cook, she learns that magic is created by the inner spirit. To find out how Ursula makes that decision and how she thanks Ah Sam for helping her, read When the Circus Came to Town. Prepared by: Sue Bennett for South Carolina Children's Book Award. Booktalk #2. My name is Ursula and I live in Whistle, Montana. Ma and Pa run a stagecoach station and I get to see a lot of travelers passing through town. Oct 24,  · as well as "I don't want to, but I still love you / and I can't turn around/ I still remember when the circus came to town." "Circus" was among several tracks created specifically for the series Author: Brad Witter.

Feb 01,  · When the Circus Came to Town. Published by chevreschevalaosta.com User, 13 years ago. When the Circus Came to Town is a great book with a lot of adventure. The book is about a girl that gets smallpox, and the smallpox left scares on her face, she thought that her skin would return to normal from the scares on her face/5(5). WHEN THE CIRCUS CAME TO TOWN Laurence Yep, Author, Suling Wang, Illustrator, illus. by Suling Wang. HarperCollins $ (p) ISBN Buy this book. Tensions somersault into a climactic tangle at the Springfield bake-off. In the midst of hurtling pies, one voice alone can bring peace and tolerance back to the community. When the Circus Came to Town is Polly Horvath's funniest novel to date, packed with vivid exaggeration and slapstick scenarios. When the Circus Came to Town () A novel by Laurence Yep An Asian cook and a Chinese New Year celebration help a ten-year-old girl at a Montana stage coach station to regain her confidence .