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The Jade Necklace

The Jade Necklace


Language/s: English

This story begins at the turn of the nineteenth century in South China where Yenyee and her family live. One night, her fisherman father vanishes in a ferocious storm at sea. But it is not only her father that she suddenly loses that day. Yenyee feels betrayed by the ocean, a friend she has trusted all her life, and betrayed by her family who then send her across the Pacific Ocean to the New World to be a servant.

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The Jade Necklace

Publisher: Tradewind Books (Vancouver)

Year: 2002

ISBN: 9781566564557

National Library Board (Singapore) Call Number: RACL Eng q813.54 YEE