Elizabeth Starr Hill, Author, Lesley Liu, Illustrator , illus. by Lesley Liu. FSG/Sunburst $5.95 (56p) ISBN 978-0-374-40659-2

"This affecting slice-of-life story" set in Southern China features a mute boy who's family raises cormorants that catch fish for them to sell. "The pace and flow is as rhythmic as the river where he makes his home," wrote PW . Ages 7-10. (Sept.)

Reviewed on: 10/27/2003
Release date: 09/01/2003
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Hardcover - 55 pages - 978-0-374-30723-3
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