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Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

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Published by Little, Brown and Company in New York, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24261062M
ISBN 100316052604
ISBN 109780316052603
OCLC/WorldCa605003120, 991490870


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Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin Download PDF EPUB FB2

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin, I believe, reached my high standards. The fact this book won the Newberry Award means no difference to me. I've read many award winning books It might be unfair that I rank all children's books to The Tale of Despereaux/5.

A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless story reminiscent of The Wizard of Oz and Kelly Barnhill's The Girl Who Drank the Moon.

Her beautiful illustrations, printed in full-color, accompany the text throughout. Once again, she has created a charming, engaging book for young readers/5(). River, there was once a black mountain that cut into the sky like a jagged piece of rough metal.

The villagers called it Fruitless Mountain because nothing grew on it and birds and animals did not rest there. Crowded in the corner of where Fruitless Mountain and the Jade River met was a village that was a shade of faded brown.

This was because. A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless story reminiscent of The Wizard of Oz and Kelly Barnhill's The Girl Who Drank the Moon. Her beautiful illustrations, printed in full-color, accompany the text throughout.

Once again, she has created a charming, engaging book for young by:   Chinese girl's Oz-like adventure begging to be read aloud.

Read Common Sense Media's Where the Mountain Meets the Moon review, age rating, and parents guide.5/5. Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a young adult fiction book written by Grace Lin, the result of Lin's re-conception of Chinese stories she knew as a child in Asian-American form.

The book has a unique structure since it places small stories within the storyline as a whole and draws complex connections between these sub-stories and the story. Free download or read online Where the Mountain Meets the Moon pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published in Juneand was written by Grace Lin. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format.

The main characters of this fantasy, fiction story are,/5. Title: Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Author: Grace Lin Genre: Fantasy, Middle Grade Publisher: Little, Brown Publication date: July Hardcover: pages Grace Lin, author of the beloved Year of the Dog and Year of the Rat, returns with a wondrous story of happiness, family, and friendship.

A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless. Minli sets off on an adventurous journey to find the Old Man on the Moon and change her family's fortune. Elements of fantasy and folklore intertwine as Minli discovers answers to her most pressing questions.

Full-color illustrations by the author make this one a special treat. Your kids can meet Grace Lin in her Author Access video replay in RAR Premium. - These are projects schools or individual students/readers have done or can do with my book "Where the Mountain Meets the Moon!" I hope it inspires others!.

See more ideas about Moon activities, My books and Activities pins. A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless story reminiscent of The Wizard of Oz and Kelly Barnhill's The Girl Who Drank the Moon.

Her beautiful illustrations, printed in full-color, accompany the text throughout. Once again, she has created a charming, engaging book for young : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. Pre-publication book reviews and features keeping readers and industry influencers in the know since From the Where the Mountain Meets the Moon series, Vol.

1 by Grace Lin. Fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, with timeless elements of the classic The Wizard of Oz mixed in, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a wonderous story of adventure, devotion, and friendship.

Grace Lin has once again written a charming, engaging book for young readers/5(). In the book Where the Mountain meets the Moon, when Minli approached the Old Man of the Moon and saw the book open in his lap, what page did she recognize in the book.

The borrowed line (page) she had gotten from the King, the same page she had made. Book Trailers For Readers on Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, a Sunshine State Young Readers Award Book by Author Grace Lin. Trailer by teacher librarian M. Harclerode Category Education.

I Really Loved Where the Mountain Meets the Moon. I was intrigued by the book from beginning to end not wanting to put the book down. I Love Minli the main character and all the different stories in the book.

The narrator did a great job all throughout the story, however my only disappointment was that It skipped a part on one of the chapters. Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Chapter Pages Main Story Embedded Story 1 1–10 Minli and her parents live in a poor hut in a poverty-stricken village beneath Fruitless Mountain.

Her father tells wonderful stories but her mother thinks they are a waste of time. The Story of Fruitless Mountain Fruitless Mountain is the heart of Jade Size: KB. Where the Mountain Meets the Moon (Book): Lin, Grace: Minli, an adventurous girl from a poor village, buys a magical goldfish, and then joins a dragon who cannot fly on a quest to find the Old Man of the Moon in hopes of bringing life to Fruitless Mountain and freshness to Jade River.

At the end of Where the Mountain Meets the Moon and in her essays, Lin shares photos and drawings and discusses how she came to use and adapt elements of Chinese culture in her stories. A Newbery Honor book inthis novel moves on from the ordinary lives of Asian Americans in her other books to a fantastical adventure in a timeless.

A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless story reminiscent of The Wizard of Oz and Kelly Barnhill's The Girl Who Drank the Moon. Her beautiful illustrations, printed in full-color, accompany the text throughout.

Once again, she has created a charming, engaging book for young readers. Where the Mountain Meets the Moon | A Newbery Honor WinnerA New York Times BestsellerThis stunning fantasy inspired by Chinese folklore is a companion novel to Starry River of the Sky and the New York Times bestselling and National Book Award finalist When the Sea Turned to Silver In the valley of Fruitless mountain, a young girl named Minli lives in a ramshackle hut with her : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers.

The Book Trailer: Where the Mountain Meets the Moon was the December Today Show Kid's Books Club Selection. See the clip: • Also, listen to Grace read an audio excerpt of the book HERE. In the valley of Fruitless mountain, a young girl named Minli lives in a ramshackle hut with her parents.

A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless story reminiscent of The Wizard of Oz and Kelly Barnhill's The Girl Who Drank the Moon.

Her beautiful illustrations, printed in full-color, accompany the text throughout. Once again, she has created a charming, engaging book for young : Ebook. Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin has been reviewed by Focus on the Family’s marriage and parenting magazine.

Plot Summary Minli lives with her parents, Ma and Ba, in a dusty town at the foot of Fruitless Mountain. Grace Lin, author of the beloved Year of the Dog and Year of the Rat, returns with a wondrous story of happiness, family, and friendship.

A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless adventure story in the classic tradition of The Wizard of Oz.

The aforementioned "Haroun and the Sea of Stories" was the book I kept thinking about when I was reading, "Where the Mountain Meets the Moon". Like Lin's novel, Rushdie attempted to reawaken that feeling you get when you read a quest novel where disparate characters band together and become friends along the by: Get this from a library.

Where the mountain meets the moon. [Grace Lin] -- Minli, an adventurous girl from a poor village, buys a magical goldfish, and then joins a dragon who cannot fly on a quest to find the Old Man of the Moon in hopes of bringing life to Fruitless.

A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless story reminiscent of The Wizard of Oz and Kelly Barnhill's The Girl Who Drank the Moon.

Her beautiful illustrations, printed in full-color, accompany the text throughout. Once again, she has created a charming, engaging book for young readers/10(59).

A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless story reminiscent of The Wizard of Oz and Kelly Barnhill's The Girl Who Drank the Moon. Her beautiful illustrations, printed in full-color, accompany the text throughout.

Once again, she has created a charming, engaging book for young readers/5(). Where the Mountain Meets the Moon. Reading level: Ages Pages: pages Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers Language: English ISBN:Living in the shadow of the Fruitless Mountain, Minli and her parents spend their days working in the rice fields, barely growing enough to feed themselves.

Every night, Minli's father tells her stories about the Jade Dragon that keeps the mountain bare, the greedy and mean Magistrate Tiger, and the Old Man of the Moon who holds everyone's : Scholastic.

Welcome to Grace Lin’s Where the Mountain Meets the Moon. Here you will go on a journey – through forests and mountains and villages.

You will meet monkeys and dragons and goldfish. A peddlar, a village boy, a king, a dragon – and a man of mystery and wisdom. You will eat with the peasants –.

A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless story reminiscent of The Wizard of Oz. Her beautiful illustrations, printed in full-color, accompany the text :   Where the Mountain Meets the Moon.

Winner Description: Written by Grace Lin. Illus. by the author. Published by Little, Brown. goes on a quest to find the legendary Old Man of the Moon in the hope of bringing life to Fruitless Mountain.

(A Newbery Honor Book.). A HUGE Literature Unit for the book, "Where the Mountain Meets the Moon", by Grace Lin. This exceptional book was a Newbery Honor Book in This unit contains all the individual items I sell for the book, EXCEPT for the Battle of the Books questions, plus some extras.

A fantasy crossed with Chinese folklore, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a timeless story reminiscent of The Wizard of Oz and Kelly Barnhill's The Girl Who Drank the Moon. Her beautiful illustrations, printed in full-color, accompany the text throughout. Once again, she has created a charming, engaging book for young readers/5(81).

One such book is Where The Mountain Meets The Moon. This is a fantastic adventure book of Grace Lin in the same style of The Wizard Of the Oz. It is about the story of a girl named Minli who lives in the Valley of the Fruitless Mountain. Where The Mountain Meets The Moon () About book: Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is an amazing example of imagery in words.

The author Grace Lin uses folk stories to put to life this book. Grace Lin uses the traditional folktales to write a creative and imaginary story about a young girl/5(5). WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE MOON is a sparkling story of a young girl who wants to help her struggling parents by bringing good fortune to the family.

Minli sets off on an adventure determined to find the Old Man of the Moon. This man is said to bring good luck and fortune to people, and Minli and her family desperately need it/5(K). Where The Mountain Meets The Moon () About book: Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is an amazing example of imagery in words.

The author Grace Lin uses folk stories to put to life this book. Grace Lin uses the traditional folktales to write a creative and imaginary story about a young girl.

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon is a magical book that explores the power of story. It is about sacrifice, friendship, faith, the transformation of a journey, and the joys of home.

More than anything, it is about thankfulness -- about learning that one's fortune does not need to be changed; that fortune is more than gold and jewels. Grace Lin’s latest book, Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, is part Chinese legend, part Zen storytelling, part feminist-inspired folktale and many parts Oz.

My list of “things that are just like Oz” includes: a girl on a journey for a magical being, a friend who needs help, a brick road, cliffhanger chapter endings, old-fashioned full.Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin. Life is hard in Minli’s Village of Fruitless Mountain, where she lives with read more.

Life is hard in Minli’s Village of Fruitless Mountain, where she lives with Ba and Ma, her father and mother. Despite their hardships, Minli finds joy in the magical stories Ba tells at dinner each evening.