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Wishes / by M̕u̕ọn Thị Văn ; illustrations by Victo Ngai.

Van, Muon, (author.). Ngai, Victo, 1988- (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781338305890
  • ISBN: 1338305891
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Orchard Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2021.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"In this spare, poetic picture book based on author Muon Van's family history and told through a series of wishes, a family packs up everything they own and embarks on a perilous oceanic voyage toward a better life"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8. Scholastic.
Grades K-1. Scholastic.
Subject: Van, Muon > Family > Fiction.
Refugees > Vietnam > Fiction.
Immigrants > United States > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Immigrants > Fiction.
Emigration and immigration > Fiction.
Boats and boating > Fiction.
Vietnamese Americans > Fiction.
Wishes > Fiction.
United States
Genre: Graphic novels.
Picture books.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Orford Libraries.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.


0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Orford Free Library J F VAN 34446000109251 New children's items Available -

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