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Li on Angel Island  Cover Image Book Book

Li on Angel Island / by Veeda Bybee ; illustrated by Andrea Rossetto.

Bybee, Veeda, (author.). Rossetto, Andrea, (illustrator.).


"Li, her mother, and her brother journey from China to America to join their father in San Francisco. But they are detained at the Angel Island immigration center, where Chinese Americans are subject to harsh treatment and questioning. Will Li be able to answer the detailed questions about her former home, and why she wants to come to America? Or will she fail the tests and be deported?" --publisher's website.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781496598639
  • ISBN: 1496598636
  • Physical Description: 63 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, MN : Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint, [2021]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Land! -- First test -- Oranges -- Hon -- Questions.
Target Audience Note:
600 Lexile.
600L Lexile
Decoding demand: 82 (very high) Semantic demand: 94 (very high) Syntactic demand: 84 (very high) Structure demand: 86 (very high) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated reader AR MG 4.3 1.0
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.3 1 509709.
Subject: Angel Island Immigration Station (Calif.) > Juvenile fiction.
Chinese > United States > Juvenile fiction.
Chinese Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Immigrants > United States > Juvenile fiction.
East Asians > United States > Juvenile fiction.
Asian Americans > Juvenile fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) > Juvenile fiction.

Available copies

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


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rolla Public Library JFIC BYB (Text) 38256101711038 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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