WELCOME TO THE ALTADENA LIBRARY CATALOG!

Due to the unhealthy air quality caused by smoke and ash from the Bobcat Fire, curbside services at both libraries have been suspended for the week of September 14 through 19. Phone reference at (626) 798-0833 and live chat at www.altadenalibrary.org are still available. Thank you for your understanding!

The pet dragon : a story about adventure, friendship, and Chinese characters /

by Niemann, Christoph.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Greenwillow Books, c2008Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 31 cm.ISBN: 9780061577765 (trade bdg.) :; 0061577766 (trade bdg.); 9780061577772 (lib. bdg.); 0061577774 (lib. bdg.).Title notes: $16.99 3-2009 (si)Subject(s): Dragons -- Fiction | Pets -- Fiction | Witches -- Fiction | Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction | Chinese characters -- Fiction | Dragons -- Juvenile fiction | Pets -- Juvenile fiction | Witches -- Juvenile fiction | Adventure and adventurers -- Juvenile fiction | Chinese characters -- Juvenile fictionSummary: When Lin's beloved pet dragon disappears, she searches for him far and wide until a witch helps her to reach the dragon's new home. Introduces a different Chinese character on each step of Lin's adventure.
Awards: Click to open in new window
    Average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Status Date due Barcode
Books Books Altadena Main Library
Children's Collection Children's Picture Books E NIE Available 39270002809733

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

<p>Meet Lin and her pet dragon!</p> <p>When the dragon mysteriously disappears, Lin sets off on a journey to find her best friend . . . and readers set off on a journey of learning and discovery.</p> <p>By ingeniously integrating written Chinese characters into the illustrations as the story progresses, Christoph Niemann has created a book that is engrossing, unique, and memorable. The Pet Dragon is a playful introduction to the fascinating world of Chinese language and culture . . . and a terrific story to share with children everywhere.</p> <p>You are invited to join Lin for an adventure you will not soon forget!</p>

$16.99 3-2009 (si)

When Lin's beloved pet dragon disappears, she searches for him far and wide until a witch helps her to reach the dragon's new home. Introduces a different Chinese character on each step of Lin's adventure.

Novelist Select