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Stargazing / Jen Wang ; color by Lark Pien.

Wang, Jen, 1984- (author,, artist.). Pien, Lark, (colorist.).

Available copies

  • 68 of 100 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 4 of 4 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.

Current holds

1 current hold with 100 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library J741.5 W (Text) 39493108618242 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Hudson (Fontana) J GRAPHIC WANG (Text) 39493108623176 Juvenile Graphic Novel Available -
Jackson County Public Library J WANG (Text) 39493108554132 Juvenile Graphic Novel Available -
Marianna Black Library J741.5 W (Text) 39493108457559 Juvenile Graphic Novel Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250183873
  • ISBN: 1250183871
  • ISBN: 9781250183880
  • ISBN: 125018388X
  • Physical Description: 208 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : First Second, 2019

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Moon is everything Christine isn't. She's confident, impulsive, artistic...and though they both grew up in the same Chinese-American suburb, Moon is somehow unlike anyone Christine has ever known. When Moon's family moves in next door to Christine's, Moon goes from unlikely friend to best friend--maybe even the perfect friend. The girls share their favorite music videos, paint their toenails when Christine's strict parents aren't around, and make plans to enter the school talent show together. Moon even tells Christine her deepest secret: that she sometimes has visions of celestial beings who speak to her from the stars. Who reassure her that earth isn't where she really belongs. But when they're least expecting it, catastrophe strikes. After relying on Moon for everything, can Christine find it in herself to be the friend Moon needs?
Target Audience Note:
GN510L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 2.5 1 504742.
Awards Note:
Winner of the 2020 Asian Pacific American Award for Children's Literature.
Subject: Chinese Americans > Comic books, strips, etc.
Best friends > Comic books, strips, etc.
Female friendship > Comic books, strips, etc.
Brain > Tumors > Comic books, strips, etc.
Individuality > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Graphic novels.
Coming-of-age comics.
Comics (Graphic works)

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