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Tae Keller

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When You Trap a Tiger (2020) 815 eksemplarer
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This chapter book tells the story of a young girl names Lily. When Lily and her family move in with her sick grandmother, a magical tiger appears in the night and offers Lily a deal to heal her grandmother. This leads to a magical journey where she finds her own voice and strength. Lily learns the true value of facing the truth even when it is difficult or painful. Lily also learns a lot from her grandmother about storytelling and confronting fears.

I think that this is a great book for intermediate students and one that would create many opportunities for students to stretch their creating thinking through discussions.… (mere)
 
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kthomas22 | 45 andre anmeldelser | Apr 23, 2024 |
Gr 4–7—Lily has always known, thanks to her Halmoni's stories, that tigers can't be trusted. Even so, when a
magical tiger appears in her grandmother's basement with a deal to heal the ailing woman, Lily is willing to do
whatever it takes—even if that means trapping the tiger. What follows is a glorious tale of self-discovery and family
overflowing with Korean folklore and magical realism. Thought-provoking and deeply moving.
 
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BackstoryBooks | 45 andre anmeldelser | Apr 2, 2024 |
Really enjoyed . Author tries , perhaps, to deal with too many themes . Cancer,dementia, the loss of a parent, lgbtq, racism,classism…. She is fairly successful, but , understandably, some ideas get short shrift because so much is going on. Still, the Korean culture and folklore throughout and a nice solid central character make for a great story
 
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cspiwak | 45 andre anmeldelser | Mar 6, 2024 |
- Age: Intermediate

- About a girl who grandma is sick and in order to heal her she must return something that was stole from a tiger. The deal is shady and the story of what happened is share.

- I think this would be a cool book to have on my shelf as it is a story about culture and a bit of fantasy.
 
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sabmcd | 45 andre anmeldelser | Feb 14, 2024 |

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