Nim and the war effort

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Set in San Francisco's Chinatown during World War II During World War II, children everywhere worked hard to help the war effort. When they organize a paper drive at Nim's school, Nim is determined to prove that she, a Chinese American, is patriot enough to collect the most papers, though she faces stiff competition from school bully Garland Stephenson and disapproval from her very traditional grandfather In this tender and funny story, Milly Lee and Yangsook Choi give us a true and glowing slice of life in San Francisco's Chinatown as spunky, resourceful Nim shows that she can be true both to her country and to her heritage.
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subject_facet Chinese Americans -- Fiction, Competition (Psychology) -- Fiction, Grandfathers -- Fiction, Historical fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- United States. -- Fiction
title_display Nim and the war effort
title_full Nim and the war effort / Milly Lee ; pictures by Yangsook Choi
title_short Nim and the war effort
topic_facet Chinese Americans, Competition (Psychology), Fiction, Grandfathers, Historical fiction, World War, 1939-1945