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A Jar of Dreams

About The Book

A Jar of Dreams is Yoshiko Uchida's work of unforgettable historical fiction about a young girl who grows up in a closely-knit Japanese American family in California during the 1930's, a time of great prejudice.

Eleven-year-old Rinko grows up in a closely-knit Japanese American family in California during the Depression, a time of great prejudice.

About The Author

Yoshiko Uchida was an award-winning Japanese American writer

Product Details

  • Publisher: Aladdin (April 30, 1993)
  • Length: 144 pages
  • ISBN13: 9780689716720
  • Grades: 5 - 9
  • Ages: 10 - 14
  • Lexile ® 970L The Lexile reading levels have been certified by the Lexile developer, MetaMetrics®
  • Fountas & Pinnell™ R These books have been officially leveled by using the F&P Text Level Gradient™ Leveling System

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Awards and Honors

  • Commonwealth Club Of California Silver Medal
  • Focal Award

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