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Happy Birthday Mr. Kang

Happy Birthday Mr. Kang


Language/s: English

During his 70th birthday celebration, Mr. Kang’s three wishes are: to paint, to read the New York Times daily, and to own a hua mei bird. The bird, which he eventually set free, symbolized Mr. Kang’s connection to his grandfather. A touching tale with underlying themes of freedom and choice, treasuring one’s heritage while acknowledging diversity in the environment in which new migrants live.

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Happy Birthday Mr. Kang

Publisher: National Geographic Society (Washington D.C)

Year: 2001

ISBN: 9780792277231

National Library Board (Singapore) Call Number: English ACL ROT