The Resource A carp for Kimiko, (ebook)

A carp for Kimiko, (ebook)

Label
A carp for Kimiko
Title
A carp for Kimiko
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A CARP FOR KIMIKO is the story of a young girl's struggle against the strong current of tradition. Every year on Children's Day in Japan a kite in the shape of a carp is flown for each boy in the family. Kimiko is a little girl who desperately wants an orange, black, and white calico carp kite of her own to fly on this holiday. Kimiko's parents remind her that there is a holiday just for girls-Doll's Festival Day, but this does not stop Kimiko from dreaming about and wishing for her very own carp. The magical ending achieves the impossible-Kimiko gets what she longs for without breaking tradition. Katherine Roundtree's beautiful illustrations evoke the wonder and excitement of childhood, which will charm readers of all cultures
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Kroll, Virginia L
Dewey number
[E]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Roundtree, Katherine
  • hoopla digital
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  • Festivals
  • Sex role
  • Families
  • Japan
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A carp for Kimiko, (ebook)
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Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781607342069
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11850554
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11850554
System control number
MWT11850554
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A carp for Kimiko, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781607342069
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11850554
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11850554
System control number
MWT11850554
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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