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Title The Vine basket / Josanne La Valley.
Imprint New York : Clarion Books, 2013.


 Children's  F L382v    AVAILABLE
Description 252 p. ; 22 cm
Note 740L Lexile.
740 Lexile.
Accelerated Reader RP MG 5.0 7.0 158123.
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.0 7.0 158123.
Subject Basket making -- Fiction.
Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.
Farm life -- China -- Fiction.
Ethnic relations -- Fiction.
Uighur (Turkic people) -- Fiction.
China -- Fiction.
Basket making -- Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction.
Farm life -- China -- Juvenile fiction.
Ethnic relations -- Juvenile fiction.
Uighur (Turkic people) -- Juvenile fiction.
China -- Juvenile fiction.
Summary Life has been hard for fourteen-year-old Mehrigul, a member of the Uyghur tribal group scorned by the Chinese communist regime, so when an American offers to buy all the baskets she can make in three weeks, Mehrigul strives for a better future for herself and her family despite her father's opposition.