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I Am Canada: Blood and Iron: Building the Railway, Lee Heen-gwong, British Columbia, 1882
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The incredible sacrifices made by Chinese workers building the transcontinental railway are revealed in this powerful novel. Heen's father and grandfather have brought their family in China to the brink of ruin with their gambling habits. To solve their money…
Ghost Train

Ghost Train

by Paul Yee

Paper over Board

|October 1, 2013

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The story of a young Chinese girl who arrives in North America only to discover that her father has died building the railway. This powerful, unforgettable and multi-award-winning tale is based on the lives of the Chinese who settled on the west coast of North…
A Superior Man

A Superior Man

by Paul Yee

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|August 24, 2015

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Paul Yee's first novel for adults: an historical account of a Chinese man on a journey to find the mother of his son. For more than thirty years, Paul Yee has written about his Chinese-Canadian heritage in award-winning books for young readers as well as adult…
Saltwater City: Story of Vancouver's Chinese Community
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Written by Paul Yee , a third-generation Chinese-Canadian in search of his own roots as well as those of the community, Saltwater City brings the perceptions of a previously diffident community to its own history. A text resonant with often painful first-person…
Chinatown: An illustrated history of the Chinese Communities of Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary…
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Explore the rich history of Canada's Chinatowns in this extensively illustrated book Canada's Chinese community found its roots in the late nineteenth century, when many Chinese left their overcrowded homeland in search of opportunity in Canada. But they faced…
The Bone Collector's Son

The Bone Collector's Son

by Paul Yee

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|September 1, 2012

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Thirteen-year-old Bing-wing Chan must conquer his fear of ghosts as his father?s gambling debts force him to dig for human bones in a graveyard and then to work as a houseboy in a haunted house. Set in Vancouver's Chinatown The Bone Collector's Son is a moving…
I Am Canada Collection: (Books 1-3)

I Am Canada Collection: (Books 1-3)

by John Wilson

Hardcover

|February 1, 2011

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This outstanding collection contains the first three books of Scholastic Canada's brand new series I AM CANADA I Am Canada: Prisoner of Dieppe: Word War II, Alistair Morrison, Occupied France, 1942 by Hugh Brewster Alistair "Allie" Morrison lets his friend…
Shu-li And Tamara

Shu-li And Tamara

by Paul Yee

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|April 1, 2008

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Shu-Li's family moved to Canada two years ago. They now run a Chinese deli in Vancouver's Commerical Drive area. Her classmate Tamara recently moved into the neighbourhood. The two girls become good friends, but an ugly rumour threatens their relationship.
The Curses of Third Uncle

The Curses of Third Uncle

by Paul Yee

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|January 1, 1986

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Lillian Ho loves her father dearly--he's kind, gentle, strong, a man of integrity greatly respected in Vancouver's Chinatown. But in 1909 China itself is violently divided between supporters of the Empire and Revolutionaries who seek to overturn it, and no one…
Teach Me to Fly, Skyfighter!: and other stories
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With Samson's butterfly kite flat on the ground and her own kite soaring, Sharon thought of shouting, "Okay, Samson Wong, you big-mouth. Let's see you fly your wonderful kite. Big wings will do it every time, right?" But now that she had her chance to get even…
Chinese Fairy Tale Feasts: A Literary Cookbook

Chinese Fairy Tale Feasts: A Literary Cookbook

by Paul Yee

Picture Books

|November 20, 2014

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The fairy tales and folklore of China, like stories told throughout the ages everywhere, bring the fantastic world of ghosts and demons into our everyday lives. So it is not surprising that food makes an appearance here—each story is followed by a simple…
Learning to Fly

Learning to Fly

by Paul Yee

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|October 1, 2008

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Jason is an outsider. A recent immigrant from China, he lives in a close-minded town with his mother and younger brother. Falling in with the wrong crowd, trying to fit in, Jason takes chances and ends up in trouble with the police. Holding on to his friendship…
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