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A Day for Vincent Chin and Me

A Day for Vincent Chin and Me

(2001)
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Sixth-graders Tommy, Angela, Faye, and the twins, Judge and Jury Jenkins, have been friends forever. Now they're faced with new problems and need to find new solutions to them—even if it means breaking the law. How can they help prevent an inevitable accident on Tommy's street other than to try to stop cars from speeding past Tommy's young, deaf neighbor? Not only must the Posse mastermind a plan, but Tommy must confront his doubts about his mother's participation in a rally to fight racism. The last thing Tommy wants is to be singled out as a Japanese American, so why does his mother insist on drawing attention to his family? But once he and his friends find their own cause, Tommy discovers common ground with his mother and comes to understand what it means to fight for something you believe in.

 
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Hardback Editions

May 2005 : USA Hardback
Title: A Day for Vincent Chin and Me
Author(s): Jacqueline Turner Banks
ISBN: 0-7569-5082-1 / 978-0-7569-5082-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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May 2005 : USA Library Binding
Title: A Day for Vincent Chin and Me
Author(s): Jacqueline Turner Banks
ISBN: 1-4177-1785-8 / 978-1-4177-1785-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: San Val
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September 2001 : USA Hardback
Title: A Day for Vincent Chin and Me
Author(s): Jacqueline Turner Banks
ISBN: 0-618-13199-X / 978-0-618-13199-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
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October 2001 : USA Turtleback
Title: Day for Vincent Chin And Me
Author(s): Jacqueline Turner Banks
ISBN: 0-606-33653-2 / 978-0-606-33653-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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Paperback Editions

May 2005 : USA Paperback
Title: A Day for Vincent Chin and Me
Author(s): Jacqueline Turner Banks
ISBN: 0-618-54879-3 / 978-0-618-54879-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
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