A Different Pond

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A Different Pond

by Bao Phi

Illustrations by Thi Bui

Part of a Series: Fiction Picture Books.

First Release:

November 2017

ISBN: 9781479597468

Acclaimed poet Bao Phi delivers a powerful, honest glimpse into a relationship between father and son—and between cultures, old and new. Author’s note. Illustrator’s note. Full-color illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9781479597468
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Capstone Young Readers
    Page Count: 32
    Trim Size: 11" x 9"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.1, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 3.5, Points: 3
    Lexile: Level: 620L
    Awards & Honors: 2018 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Honor, Picture Book
    2018 Ezra Jack Keats Book Award Honor, Writer
    2018 Ezra Jack Keats Book Award Honor, Illustrator
    2018 Randolph Caldecott Medal Honor
    2018 Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature, Picture Book
    2018 Charlotte Zolotow Award Winner
    Ezra Jack Keats Honor Book 2018 Capitol Choices 2018, Seven to Ten
    Booklist Top 10 Diverse Picture Books: 2018
    ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2018, Middle
    CCBC Choices 2018 Choice: Picture Books for School-Age Children
    Goodreads Choice Awards 2017, Picture Books
    Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2017, Picture Books Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2017, Picture Books
    Publishers Weekly’s Best Books of 2017, Picture Books
    CSMCL Best Multicultural Children’s Books of 2017
    School Library Journal’s Best Books of 2017, Picture Books
    Horn Book Fanfare List 2017, Picture Books
    Shelf Awareness 2017 Best Books of the Year, Picture Books
    Booklist Top of the List Editor’s Choice, Fiction Young Readers
    New York Public Library Best Books for Kids 2017
    The Washington Post Best Books Children’s Books of 2017, Picture Books
    Genre: Fic
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