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  • 26 of 29 copies available at Missouri Evergreen.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Kansas City Public Library JE PHI (Text) 0001002299830 JUV Easy Available -
Carthage Public Library P Phi, Bao (Text) 34MO2001803303 Primary Fiction Available -
Caruthersville Public Library E PHI (Text) 38417100320086 Easy Available -
Cass County Library-Harrisonville E PHI 2017 (Text) 0002205044080 Children's Picture Books Checked out 07/22/2020
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center E PHI 2017 (Text) 0002205045384 Children's Picture Books Available -
Crawford County Library-Bourbon E PHI (Text) 33431100000643 Easy Reader Available -
Crawford County Library-Recklein Memorial-Cuba E PHI (Text) 33431100000650 Easy Reader Available -
Crawford County Library-Steelville E PHI (Text) 33431100000668 Easy Reader Available -
De Soto Public Library E PHI (Text) 33858000114795 Easy Available -
Heartland Regional Library - Belle E PHI (Text) 35555001872573 Picture Books Available -
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Summary, etc.:
"As a young boy, Bao Phi awoke early, hours before his father's long workday began, to fish on the shores of a small pond in Minneapolis. Unlike many other anglers, Bao and his father fished for food, not recreation. Between hope-filled casts, Bao's father told him about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
620L Lexile
Decoding demand: 48 (medium) Semantic demand: 65 (high) Syntactic demand: 86 (very high) Structure demand: 87 (very high) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.1 0.5 190082.
Awards Note:
caldecott honor 2018
Subject: Vietnamese Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Immigrants > Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and sons > Juvenile fiction.
Fishing stories.

Syndetic Solutions - Summary for ISBN Number 9781623708030
A Different Pond
A Different Pond
by Phi, Bao; Bui, Thi (Illustrator)
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A Different Pond


A 2018 Caldecott Honor Book that Kirkus Reviews calls "a must-read for our times," A Different Pond is an unforgettable story about a simple event - a long-ago fishing trip. Graphic novelist Thi Bui and acclaimed poet Bao Phi deliver a powerful, honest glimpse into a relationship between father and son - and between cultures, old and new. As a young boy, Bao and his father awoke early, hours before his father's long workday began, to fish on the shores of a small pond in Minneapolis. Unlike many other anglers, Bao and his father fished for food, not recreation. A successful catch meant a fed family. Between hope-filled casts, Bao's father told him about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam. Thi Bui's striking, evocative art paired with Phi's expertly crafted prose has earned this powerful picture books six starred reviews and numerous awards.

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