Paper son : the inspiring story of Tyrus Wong, immigrant and artist
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Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9781524771874, 1524771872, 9781524771881, 1524771880
Physical Desc
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 x 29 cm
Accelerated Reader
IL: LG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 1
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Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
Language
English
ISBN
9781524771874, 1524771872, 9781524771881, 1524771880
Accelerated Reader
LG
Level 4.7, 1 Points

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Description
"An inspiring picture-book biography of animator Tyrus Wong, the Chinese American immigrant responsible for bringing Disney's Bambi to life. Before he became an artist named Tyrus Wong, he was a boy named Wong Geng Yeo. He traveled across a vast ocean from China to America with only a suitcase and a few papers. Not papers for drawing--which he loved to do--but immigration papers to start a new life. Once in America, Tyrus seized every opportunity to make art, eventually enrolling at an art institute in Los Angeles. Working as a janitor at night, his mop twirled like a paintbrush in his hands. Eventually, he was given the opportunity of a lifetime--and using sparse brushstrokes and soft watercolors, Tyrus created the iconic backgrounds of Bambi."--Amazon.com
Target Audience
Ages 4-8.
Target Audience
K to Grade 3.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Leung, J., & Sasaki, C. (. (2019). Paper son: the inspiring story of Tyrus Wong, immigrant and artist (First edition.). Schwartz & Wade Books.

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

Leung, Julie and Chris (Illustrator) Sasaki. 2019. Paper Son: The Inspiring Story of Tyrus Wong, Immigrant and Artist. Schwartz & Wade Books.

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

Leung, Julie and Chris (Illustrator) Sasaki. Paper Son: The Inspiring Story of Tyrus Wong, Immigrant and Artist Schwartz & Wade Books, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Leung, Julie., and Chris (Illustrator) Sasaki. Paper Son: The Inspiring Story of Tyrus Wong, Immigrant and Artist First edition., Schwartz & Wade Books, 2019.

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