The Gold-threaded Dress

The Gold-threaded Dress

Book - 2002
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When Oy and her Thai American family move to a new neighborhood, her third-grade classmates tease and exclude her because she is different.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2002.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780763615697
0763615692
Branch Call Number: JF
Characteristics: 73 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm

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Kate Anna Burnham
Jul 28, 2008

I really liked this book. I read it for my Book Club and I really enjoyed reading about Oy and Liliandra.
I definitley reccomend this book for different cultures such as Chinese, Thai, Japanese, African... the list goes on.

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Kate Anna Burnham
Jul 28, 2008

Kate Anna Burnham thinks this title is suitable for 8 years and over

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Kate Anna Burnham
Jul 28, 2008

Oy and her family just moved from Thailand and Oy isn't enjoying it. Her classmates tease her for being a different culture. Until Liliandra, the popular girl, finds a picture of Oy in her special Thai dress. Liliandra's friends think she looks like a princess! Liliandra will let Oy into her club if she lets her try on the Thai dress. Oy is torn, but she wants to belong so much...

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