|aPacy series 1 : The year of the dog : a novel /|cby Grace Lin.
|aThe year of the dog :|ba novel
|aNew York :|bLittle, Brown and Company,|c2018, c2005.
|a134 p. :|bill. ;|c20 cm.
|aPacy series ;|v1
|aOriginally published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company in December 2005.
|aIncludes: A note from the author, Reader's guide, Extra stories, Editor letter, Covesation over instant messenger with Grace Lin and her editor and childhood friend Alvina Ling, preview of Dumpling days.
|aFrustrated at her seeming lack of talent for anything, a young Taiwanese American girl sets out to apply the lessons of the Chinese Year of the Dog, those of making best friends and finding oneself, to her own life.
|aShort-listed for Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Grades 3-5) 2010
|aShort-listed for Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Grades 3-5) 2010
A special edition of a modern classic by the Newbery-Award winning and bestselling author of Where the Mountain Meets the MoonWhen Pacy's mom tells her that this is a good year for friends, family, and "finding herself," Pacy begins searching right away. As the year goes on, she struggles to find her talent, deals with disappointment, makes a new best friend, and discovers just why the Year of the Dog is a lucky one for her after all.This funny and profound book is a wonderful debut novel by award-winning and bestselling author and illustrator Grace Lin, and young readers will be sure to love and treasure it for years to come.This special edition of the modern classic features over 15 pages of new content, including deleted stories, a Q&A with the author and editor, photos from the author's childhood, and more