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When You Trap a Tiger

When You Trap a Tiger (Hardback)

By Keller, Tae

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A hopeful, heartwarming story of a girl discovering her family's past and present when she makes a deal with a magical tiger from her grandmother's stories, the Korean version of Once upon a time . . . Some stories refuse to stay bottled up... When Lily and her family move in wit...h her sick grandmother, a magical tiger straight out of her halmoni's Korean folktales arrives. The tiger offers Lily a deal: if Lily will open her grandmother's star jars and return what she stole, the tiger will heal her grandmother. But deals with tigers are never what they seem! With the help of her sister and her new friend Ricky, Lily must find her voice . . . and the courage to face a tiger. Tae Keller, the award-winning author of The Science of Breakable Things, shares a sparkling tale about the power of stories and the magic of family.Think Walk Two Moons meets Where the Mountain Meets the Moon!
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ISBN 9781524715700
Released NZ 28 Jan 2020
Publisher Random House
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781524715700
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Random House
Imprint Ballantine Books Inc.
Released 28 Jan 2020
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Keller, Tae
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 304
Dimensions Width: 139mm
Height: 210mm
Spine: 19mm
Dewey Code 813.6
Weight 435g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age 8-12 years
Library of Congress Sisters, Grandmothers, Storytelling, Tigers, Korean Americans
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile