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Yee, Paul.
Toronto : Douglas & McIntyre, 2004.
IL K-3
ISBN 0888994923
Young Wei dreams of singing when he grows up.  Both his father and grandfather have been singers in the Chinese opera troupe and Wei dreams of joining them someday.  But times are changing.  There are fewer Chinese going to the opera in the city.  Many of the older ones are going back to China and many of the younger ones are going to the new picture shows.  So Wei's father, Ba, won't teach Wei what he needs to know to join the troupe.  His grandfather secretly teaches him the songs and the movements.  Will Wei ever be able to help the failing opera troupe?
SUBJECTS:     Immigration -- Fiction.
                        Chinese -- Fiction.
                        Singing -- Fiction.


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