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My day with gong gong / words by Sennah Yee ; pictures by Elaine Chen.

Yee, Sennah, 1992- (author.). Chen, Elaine, 1991- (illustrator.). Bellair, Leslie, (narrator.). Yee, Sennah, 1992- Container of (expression): My day with gong gong. Spoken word (Bellair) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library J_AUDIO PICTURE YEE 000160580 Children's Library -- Audio Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781952183850
  • Physical Description: 1 VOX book (1 volume (unpaged)) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: [Fairfax, Virginia] : [Library Ideas, LLC], 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
VOX books.
Book originally published: Toronto : Annick Press Ltd, [2020].
"The permanently attached VOX Reader transforms an ordinary print book into an all-in-one read-along. There's no need for computers, tablets or CDs. Children simply push a button to listen and read"--Publisher's website.
VOX Audio playback device includes headphone jack, external speaker, play/pause button, volume controls, page-turning controls, rechargeable battery, low battery indicator, and removable AC adapter.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Leslie Bellair.
Summary, etc.:
A day in Chinatown takes an unexpected turn when a bored little girl makes a connection with her grandpa. May isn't having fun on her trip through Chinatown with her grandfather. Gong Gong doesn't speak much English, and May can't understand Chinese. She's hungry, and bored with Gong Gong's errands. Plus, it seems like Gong Gong's friends are making fun of her! But just when May can't take any more, Gong Gong surprises her with a gift that reveals he's been paying more attention than she thought. With lighthearted, expressive illustrations by Elaine Chen, this charming debut expertly captures life in the cityand shows how small, shared moments of patience and care-and a dumpling or two-can help a child and grandparent bridge the generational and cultural gaps between them. A glossary at the end of the book features translations of the Chinese words from the story into Chinese characters and English.
Target Audience Note:
3-6 Brodart.
P-1 Brodart.
Subject: VOX books.
Chinese > Juvenile fiction.
Chinese > Fiction.
Grandparent and child > Juvenile fiction.
Grandparent and child > Fiction.
City and town life > Juvenile fiction.
City and town life > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Cooking & Food.
JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Multigenerational.
JUVENILE FICTION / Legends, Myths, Fables / City & Town Life.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Emotions & Feelings.
Genre: Children's audiobooks.