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The case of the Goblin Pearls

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Published by HarperCollins Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • Mystery and detective stories.,
    • Chinese Americans -- Fiction.,
    • Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Lily and her aunt, a Chinese American movie actress, join forces to solve the theft of some priceless pearls and stop the operator of a sweatshop in San Francisco"s Chinatown.

      Edition Notes

      StatementLaurence Yep.
      SeriesChinatown ;, 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.Y44 Cas 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 179 p. ;
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL985120M
      ISBN 100060244445, 0060244461
      LC Control Number96022924

      Case, Scroll. Price 1 gp; Weight 1/2 lb. A leather or wooden scroll case easily holds four scrolls; you can cram more inside, but retrieving any of them becomes a full-round action rather than a move action. You must destroy the scroll case to damage its contents (hardness 2 for . The Case of the Goblin Pearls by Laurence Yep. HarperCollins, Children of Asian America compiled on behalf of the Asian American Coalition. Polychrome Pub. Corp., Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter by Adeline Yen Mah. Delacorte, Dream Soul by Laurence Yep. HarperCollins,


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When the Goblin Pearls go missing, Lily and her Aunt try to solve the case. Lily is a typical 12 year old and this novel, while written inisn't too dated with technology - maybe it will be in the next 10 years when Lily's name sake actress Aunt Tiger Lil' is coming to stay with Lily's family while she oversees a portion of the New Year's /5.

Yep (The Khan's Daughter, p. 68, etc.) launches the Chinatown Mystery series, set in modern San Francisco's to design a float for the Chinese New Year parade, the colorful character actress Tiger Lil sweeps up from Beverly Hills, overawing her year-old namesake, called Lily, with the force of her personality and exaggerated tales of classic stars and movies.

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Two of the series are Newbery Honor Books, or runners-up for the annual Newbery Medal: Dragonwings (Harper & Row, ) and Dragon's Gate (HarperCollins, ).Children: 5. Laurence Yep grew up in San Francisco, where he was born. He attended Marquette University, was graduated from the University of California at Santa Cruz, and received his Ph.D.

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