Dragon's gate

Title Dragon's gate
Names Yep, Laurence.
Book Number DB038610
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation China, 1865. Fourteen-year-old Otter eagerly sails to California to join his father and his legend- ary uncle, Foxfire, as a laborer on the transcontinental railroad. Joining outcasts headed by Uncle Foxfire, a dreamer battling defeat by American racism and the fears of his Chinese companions, Otter begins a harrowing journey towards self-knowledge. Companion to Mountain Light (RC 26541), and Serpent's Children (RC 26540). For grades 6-9 and older readers.
Narrator Tipton, Gary.
Local Subject Male Narrator - MN
Grades 6-9 & Young Adult - JU7
Grades 9-12 & Young Adult - JU8
Historical Fiction - HIF
Historical Fiction - 19th Century - HIN
Asian Interest - ASI
Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Fiction - YF
Young Adult Interest - YAI
General Fiction - GFI
LC Subject Chinese - United States - Juvenile fiction
Railroads - Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) - History - Juvenile fiction
Language English
Released 2009
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2009.
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