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Grace Lin

  • 4 stars across 27 books
    Grace Lin is the author and illustrator of Year of the Dog, as well as 7 picture books, inc.Dim Sum for Everyone. She is also the illustrator of over 8 other books. She grew up in Upstate New York and graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design. She lives with her husband Robert.
    12th July 2016

    Peter Pan

    J. M. Barrie's Peter Pan is a thrilling adventure for all ages - the story of the boy who refuses to grow up is a ... More

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    28th January 2016

    Dumplin'

    For fans of John Green and Rainbow Rowell comes this powerful novel with the most fearless heroine-self-proclaimed fat g... More

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    12th April 2011

    Where The Mountain Meets The Moon

    In the valley of Fruitless mountain, a young girl named Minli lives in a ramshackle hut with her parents. While her fa... More

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    24th April 2014

    The Year of The Rat

    Shortlisted for the Branford Boase prize and longlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal, this sensitive and beautifully w... More

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    9th May 2014

    Round is a Mooncake

    A little girl's urban neighborhood becomes a discovery ground for all things round, square, and rectangular in this lyri... More

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    1st July 2007

    Our Seasons

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    11th February 2014

    Starry River of the Sky

    The moon is missing from the remote Village of Clear Sky, but only a young boy named Rendi seems to notice! Rendi has ... More

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