The Resource The diary of Ma Yan : the struggles and hopes of a Chinese schoolgirl, [Ma Yan] ; edited and introduced by Pierre Haski ; translated from the French by Lisa Appignanesi

The diary of Ma Yan : the struggles and hopes of a Chinese schoolgirl, [Ma Yan] ; edited and introduced by Pierre Haski ; translated from the French by Lisa Appignanesi

Label
The diary of Ma Yan : the struggles and hopes of a Chinese schoolgirl
Title
The diary of Ma Yan
Title remainder
the struggles and hopes of a Chinese schoolgirl
Statement of responsibility
[Ma Yan] ; edited and introduced by Pierre Haski ; translated from the French by Lisa Appignanesi
Title variation
Struggles and hopes of a Chinese schoolgirl
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
Ma Yan's diary chronicles her struggle to escape the desperate poverty in rural China through education. But, with so little money to pay the fees, she must be persistent and resourceful
Member of
Title
The diary of Ma Yan
Creator
Contributor
Summary
Thrust into the hands of a foreign journalist by her illiterate mother, Ma Yan's diary describes her struggles to attend school in a drought-stricken corner of rural China--a place where education is the only hope for overcoming a life of crushing poverty
Subject
Genre
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2006.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
autobiography
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146836
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
951.05/9/08352
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle/Jr. High
  • 720
Intended audience source
Lexile
Language note
"The diaries were originally translated from the Mandarin by He Yanping."
LC call number
CT1828.M34
LC item number
A3 2005
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720
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 8
Target audience
juvenile
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the struggles and hopes of a Chinese schoolgirl
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the struggles and hopes of a Chinese schoolgirl
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edited and introduced by Pierre Haski ; translated from the French by Lisa Appignanesi
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Daily life of a Chinese schoolgirl
Label
The diary of Ma Yan : the struggles and hopes of a Chinese schoolgirl, [Ma Yan] ; edited and introduced by Pierre Haski ; translated from the French by Lisa Appignanesi
Publication
Note
Translation of: Le journal de Ma Yan
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19039107
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.-Hardback
Extent
166 pages
Isbn
9780060764975
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2004016136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780060764975
Other physical details
illustrations
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19039107
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm55939917

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