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Cynthia Kadohata

Forfatter af Kira-Kira

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Cynthia Kadohata was born on July 2, 1956. She is a Japanese American author of children's books. Kadohata won the Newbery Medal in 2005 for her title, Kira-Kira. She also won a PEN award in 2006 for Weedflower and in 2013 she won the U.S. National Book Award for The Thing About Luck. Kadohata was vis mere born in Chicago, Illinois, and was a high school drop out. She attained a BA in Journalism from the University of Southern California and went on to attend graduate programs at the University of Pittsburgh and Columbia University. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre

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Værker af Cynthia Kadohata

Kira-Kira (2004) 3,099 eksemplarer
Weedflower (2006) 920 eksemplarer
Cracker!: The Best Dog in Vietnam (2007) 825 eksemplarer
The Thing About Luck (2013) 504 eksemplarer
A Million Shades of Gray (2009) 338 eksemplarer
Outside Beauty (2008) 240 eksemplarer
Half a World Away (2014) 240 eksemplarer
A Place to Belong (2019) 189 eksemplarer
The Floating World (1989) 138 eksemplarer
Checked (2018) 135 eksemplarer
In the Heart of the Valley of Love (1992) 95 eksemplarer
Saucy (2020) 64 eksemplarer
The Glass Mountains (1995) 21 eksemplarer

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Growing up Asian American: An Anthology (1993) — Bidragyder — 102 eksemplarer
Coming of Age in America: A Multicultural Anthology (1994) — Bidragyder — 96 eksemplarer
American Eyes: New Asian-American Short Stories for Young Adults (1994) — Introduktion; Bidragyder — 85 eksemplarer
The Literary Ghost: Great Contemporary Ghost Stories (1991) — Bidragyder — 75 eksemplarer
The Seasons of Women: An Anthology (1995) — Bidragyder — 46 eksemplarer

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Newbery Medal (WON) 2005
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Young Reader's Choice Award (NOMINATED) 2007
Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award (NOMINATED) 2007
 
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