White Jade Tiger (Google eBook)

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Dundurn, Apr 16, 1993 - Juvenile Fiction - 168 pages
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Jasmine is not sure she likes the idea of being stuck in Victoria while her father goes to China for a year. But on a field trip to Chinatown, she explores a curious shop in Fan Tan Alley and accidentally passes through a hidden door. She finds herself in Victoria's Chinatown of the late 1880's. Mistaken for a Chinese boy, she is soon caught up in a race through the Fraser Canyon to find a tiger amulet.

  

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User Review  - lisavanness - LibraryThing

This action-packed historical fantasy tells the story of a girl named Jasmine who accidentally travels back in time via a special door in Chinatown. Set in Victoria, BC, Jasmine discovers not only the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

I just couldn't get into this book. It sat on my bed-side table for weeks and weeks. I had originally picked it up to be part of my mother-daughter book group but I only got a few pages in when I ... Read full review

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Contents

Authors Note
vii
Historical Note
x
Chapter 1
14
Chapter 2
20
Chapter 3
26
Chapter 4
32
Chapter 5
38
Chapter 6
46
Chapter 13
96
Chapter 14
102
Chapter 15
110
Chapter 16
120
Chapter 17
129
Chapter 18
135
Chapter 19
142
Chapter 20
148

Chapter 7
51
Chapter 8
57
Chapter 9
65
Chapter 10
73
Chapter 11
78
Chapter 12
85
Chapter 21
156
Chapter 22
163
Selected Chronology
165
Acknowledgements
168
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About the author (1993)

Julie Lawson has written more than 20 young adult titles. She lives in Victoria, British Columbia.

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