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Yang the eldest and his odd jobs

by Lensey Namioka

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese Americans -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Chinese Americans -- Fiction,
  • Moneymaking projects -- Fiction,
  • Violin -- Fiction,
  • Musicians -- Fiction,
  • Brothers and sisters -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Third Sister and her siblings try to help Eldest Brother, the most talented musician in the Yang family, find work to pay for a new violin.

    Edition Notes

    StatementLensey Namioka ; illustrated by Kees de Kiefte.
    GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
    ContributionsKiefte, Kees de, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.N1426 Yaf 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination121 p. :
    Number of Pages121
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL43187M
    ISBN 100316590118
    LC Control Number99036935
    OCLC/WorldCa41711917

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While the Yang family is full of very talented musicians, there is no question that Eldest Brother, Yingwu, is the best. Their father, himself an accomplished professional musician, believes that someday Yingwu could become a famous violinist; and Yingwu spends every Price: $   Yang the Eldest and His Odd Jobs by Lensey Namioka.

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Get this from a library. Yang the eldest and his odd jobs. [Lensey Namioka; Kees de Kiefte] -- Third Sister and her siblings try to help Eldest Brother, the most talented musician in the Yang family, find work to pay for a new violin.

Third Sister decides to help Eldest Brother find ways to make money to buy the violin, from babysitting, to street musician, to busing and waiting tables. Eldest Brother soon becomes consumed with making money and spends less and less time on the violin.

Third Sister and the Yang family try to find a way to bring back his passion for music.4/5(2). Eldest Brother, a talented musician, discovers the violin he has been working so hard to purchase has been sold.

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