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Gung hay fat choy =

Happy new year

by June Behrens

  • 55 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New Year -- China -- Juvenile literature,
  • Chinese Americans -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature,
  • New Year -- United States -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Explains the significance of the Chinese New Year and describes its celebration by Chinese Americans

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesHappy new year, Cecilia Bard Multicultural Library for Peace
    Statementby June Behrens ; photographs compiled by Terry Behrens
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesFestivals and holidays
    ContributionsBehrens, Terry, ill
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p. :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22858330M
    ISBN 100516241028
    ISBN 109780516241029

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