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Words to make a friend : a story in Japanese and English  Cover Image Book Book

Words to make a friend : a story in Japanese and English / by Donna Jo Napoli ; pictures by Naoko Stoop.

Napoli, Donna Jo, 1948- (author.). Stoop, Naoko, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593122280
  • ISBN: 0593122283
  • ISBN: 0593122275
  • ISBN: 9780593122273
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Studio, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher, publishing date and paging may vary.
Summary, etc.:
"When a young Japanese girl moves into her new house, she is happy to see a girl her age playing in the snow just outside her window. The only problem is the Japanese girl doesn't speak English and the American girl doesn't speak Japanese. But each girl's love of the snow teaches them that they don't need to speak the same language to have fun!"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 3-7. Random House Children's Books.
Grades K-1. Random House Children's Books.
NP Lexile
Language Note:
In English and Japanese.
Subject: Communication > Juvenile fiction.
Japanese > United States > Juvenile fiction.
Japanese language > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Snow > Juvenile fiction.
Bilingual books > Juvenile fictionn.
Genre: Picture books.

Available copies

  • 21 of 25 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rolla Public.


  • 0 current holds with 25 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rolla Public Library E NAP (Text) 38256101851743 Juvenile Picture Books Available -

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