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Lin and the red stranger / Ken Catran.

By: Catran, Ken.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Random House New Zealand, 2003Description: 174 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1869415779 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Gold mines and mining -- New Zealand -- Juvenile fiction | Gold miners -- Juvenile fiction | Gold mines and mining -- Juvenile fiction | Chinese -- New Zealand -- Juvenile fiction | Immigrants -- New Zealand -- Juvenile fiction | Young adult fiction -- Juvenile fiction | Adventure and adventurers -- Juvenile fiction | Gold miners -- New Zealand -- Juvenile fiction | Central Otago (N.Z.) -- History -- Fiction | Central Otago District (N.Z.) -- Juvenile fiction | Nelson-Marlborough (N.Z.) -- Juvenile fiction | New Zealand -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand.DDC classification: NZ823.2 Summary: A poignant tale about the lives of a young Chinese girl and a Irish lad who are drawn to the Otago goldfields in the 1860's in the hope of striking it rich. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.
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A poignant tale set in the goldfields of Otago during the 1860s, this story follows the lives of two young people, both very different, drawn to the goldfields for the same reason - they all hope to strike it rich. One of the main characters is a young Chinese girl, and the other a European boy.

Novel for children.

A poignant tale about the lives of a young Chinese girl and a Irish lad who are drawn to the Otago goldfields in the 1860's in the hope of striking it rich. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.

Suitable 8 - 12 Years

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