The Jade Necklace

The Jade Necklace

Book - 2002
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Illustrated by Grace Lin The story begins at the turn of the 19th century in South China, where Yenyee and her family live. One night, her fisherman father vanishes in a ferocious storm at sea. But it is not only her father that she loses that day. Yenyee also feels betrayed by the ocean, a friend she has trusted all her life, and betrayed by her family, who send her across the Pacific to the New World to be a servant. In a strange new place, Yenyee must overcome her loneliness to find strength in the ocean once more. In full-colour. Ages 4-8.
Publisher: Vancouver, B.C. : Tradewind Books, 2002
ISBN: 9781896580074
Branch Call Number: E YEE
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill
Additional Contributors: Lin, Grace


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