Shu-Li and Tamara

Shu-Li and Tamara

Series: Chapter Books
Genre: Shaoli Wang
Publisher: Tradewind Books
Publication Year: April 2008
Illustrator: Shaoli Wang
ASIN: 1896580939
ISBN: 9781896580937

Rights sold to China.

About the Book

Shu-Li’s family moved to Canada two years ago. They now run a Chinese deli in Vancouver’s Commercial Drive area. Her classmate Tamara recently moved into the neighbourhood. The two girls become good friends, but an ugly rumour threatens their relationship.

Praise for Shu-Li and Tamara:

“This sturdy paperback is an attractive choice for children starting to read chapter books.” — Booklist

“This friendship book has an amiable tone, readable dialogue, and a believable plot.” — School Library Journal

About the Illustrator:

Born in China, Shaoli Wang now lives in British Columbia. She has won great acclaim for her paintings.


About the Author
Paul Yee

is one of Canada’s leading writers for young people. His first book for Tradewind was The Jade Necklace, followed by The Bone Collector’s Son and Bamboo. He is a recipient of the Governor General’s Award for children’s literature. Raised in Vancouver, he currently lives in Toronto.

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