Watercress
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Published
Weston, CT : Weston Woods, ©2022.
Accelerated Reader
IL: LG - BL: 3.7 - AR Pts: 1
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Published
Weston, CT : Weston Woods, ©2022.
Format
Kit
Physical Desc
1 audio disc (approximately 8 min.) ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book.
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
LG
Level 3.7, 1 Points

Notes

General Note
"A Neal Porter Book."
Creation/Production Credits
Music by Ernest Troost.
Participants/Performers
Narrated by Sunny Lu.
Description
Driving through Ohio in an old Pontiac, a young girl's parents stop suddenly when they spot something growing in a ditch by the side of the road... watercress! With an old paper bag and some rusty scissors, the whole family wades into the muck to collect as much of the muddy, snail-covered plant as they can. At first, it's embarrassing. Why can't her family get food at the grocery store? But when her mother shares the story of her family's life in China, the girl learns to appreciate the fresh food they foraged. Together, they make a new memory of watercress in this tender story inspired by the author's childhood memories and illustrated by Caldecott Honor artist Jason Chin. - Jacket flap.
Target Audience
Ages: 4-8.
Target Audience
Grades: PreK-3.
Target Audience
Lexile: AD610L.
Awards
Randolph Caldecott Medal, Winner, 2022
Awards
Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature, Picture Book, Winner, 2022
Awards
Newbery Medal, Honor, 2022

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Wang, A., Chin, J., Lu, S., & Troost, E. V. (2022). Watercress (First edition.). Weston Woods.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Andrea. Wang et al.. 2022. Watercress. Weston Woods.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Andrea. Wang et al.. Watercress Weston Woods, 2022.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Wang, Andrea., Jason Chin, Sunny Lu, and Ernest V Troost. Watercress First edition., Weston Woods, 2022.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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