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Chu Ju"s house

Gloria Whelan

Chu Ju"s house

by Gloria Whelan

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Published by HarperTrophy in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Runaway teenagers -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Sex role -- Juvenile fiction,
  • China -- History -- 1976-2002 -- Juvenile fiction

  • About the Edition

    In order to save her baby sister, fourteen-year-old Chu Ju leaves her rural home in modern China and earns food and shelter by working on a sampan, tending silk worms, and planting rice seedlings, while wondering if she will ever see her family again.

    Edition Notes

    StatementGloria Whelan.
    GenreJuvenile fiction.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination227 p. ;
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17630058M
    ISBN 100060507268
    OCLC/WorldCa62190222

    CHU JU'S HOUSE PLOT AND STORY LINE plot/story events what was the story about? The story about a chinese girl named chu ju that runs away to save her younger sister Hua because she didn't want her parents to put her up for adoption. conflict/problem: chu ju ran away so her.   chu ju's house by Gloria Whelan ‧ RELEASE DATE: April 1, Fourteen-year-old Chu Ju makes the wrenching decision to leave her peasant farm home and baby sister in post–Cultural Revolution China in order to give her parents one last chance at a pregnancy and a yearned-for : Gloria Whelan.

    Chu Ju's House. By Gloria Whelan. Grades. W. Genre she sets out in the middle of the night, vowing not to luminescent detail, National Book Award-winning author Gloria Whelan transports readers to China, where law conspires with tradition, tearing a young woman from her family, sending her on a remarkable journey to.   This video is unavailable. Watch Queue Queue. Watch Queue Queue.

    One theme that I found in Chu-Ju’s house was definitely be bravery. I think that Chu-Ju has a lot of bravery in this book. I totally think Chu-Ju is brave because when she left her house the first time she had to go into the woods all by her self at night in the dark. I know I would be so scared to do that. Get this from a library! Chu Ju's house. [Gloria Whelan] -- In order to save her baby sister, fourteen-year-old Chu Ju leaves her rural home in modern China and earns food and shelter by working on a sampan, tending silk worms, and planting rice seedlings.


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Chu Ju was a remarkable story of a young girl who gave up the life she knew to save the sister she didn't know. Her journey through various life styles was mind boggling and so mesmerizing. The students who read this book found it to be one of their favorites!None of us wanted the story to end/5(29).

Chu Ju's House is book about a girl named Chu Ju who must flee her home to save her baby sister from being sold.

The various obstacles that she faces may by difficult, but they just make it all the more satisfying when she perseveres. That is one of the many things that makes Chu Ju such a likeable character; we enjoy seeing her succeed.4/5.

Fourteen-year-old Chu Ju knows she cannot allow this to happen to her sister. Understanding that one girl must leave, she sets out in the middle of the night, vowing not to return.

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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note Reviews: Chu Ju's House. Search this site. Home. Author (Gloria Whelan) Characters. Summary.

Settings. Conflict. Themes. Rice Paddies. Qipao. Personal Evaluation. Sitemap. Summary There once was a fourteen - year - old girl named Chu Ju. She had a Ma Ma who was pregnant, Ba Ba who was a doctor, and an evil grandmother, Nai Nai.

Ma Ma was at the end of. The main characters in the book Chu Ju's House are: Chu Ju, Ma Ma, Ba Ba, Nai Nai, Hua, Yi Yi, Wu, Bo, Zhong, Han Na, and Quan. Chu Ju is a year-old girl that will do anything to keep her sister from leaving her house. Ma Ma is Chu Ju's mother. If she needs something, she should look to the Communist Party to help her.

Chu Ju’s grandmother keeps a small ancestral altar in the house. She burns incense as an offering to them. Chu Ju and her friends from the silkworm farm celebrate Chinese New Year.

The coming year was the year of the Golden Dragon. Many things are considered good luck. I, Chu Ju, was that worthless girl. Nai Nia’s harsh words made my eyes sting with tears.” In another beautifully written children’s book of historical fiction, Whelan brings alive a foreign culture and foreign era, making us live and breathe with it.

In this children’s book, we are brought to communist China after the cultural revolution. Chu Ju's House - eBook () by Gloria Whelan. Hear about sales, receive special offers & more. When a girl is born to Chu Ju's family, it is quickly determined that the baby must be sent away.

After all, the law states that a family may have only two children, and tradition dictates that every family should have a boy Format: Ebook. Chu Ju's House Book Summary and Study Guide.

Gloria Whelan Booklist Gloria Whelan Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Chu Ju's House; Fourteen-year-old Chu Ju and her family live in modern rural China, where a strict policy of two children per family is enforced.

When Chu Ju's mother becomes pregnant again, the family hopes for a. Gloria Whelan—winner of the National Book Award, poet and author of numerous books for children and young adults—has with Chu Ju's House created an engrossing, well-researched novel that is educational and poetic, emotional and suspenseful.

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After all, the law states that a family may have only two children, and tradition dictates that every. This year, I was blessed to receive a class set of Chu Ju's House by Gloria Whelan, which tells the story of Chu Ju, a year-old Chinese girl struggling to survive in a country where males are traditionally valued more than females.

When Chu Ju's parents decide to give her baby sister away because of the One-Child Policy, Chu Ju leaves home with her. Fourteen-year-old Chu Ju knows she cannot allow this to happen to her sister. Understanding that one girl must leave, she sets out in the middle of the night, vowing not to return.

With luminescent detail, National Book Award-winning author Gloria Whelan transports readers to China, where law conspires with tradition, tearing a young woman from.

Chapter 10 Back from Shanghai Death of Han Na In chapter 10 they put fingerlings (a small fish that grows with the crops)in there rice paddy. Han Na made a trip to the Zhang's returning out of breath from the long walk up and down the hill.

Chu Ju returns from Shanghai. When Chu. One girl too many When a girl is born to Chu Ju's family, it is quickly determined that the baby must be sent away. After all, the law states that a family may have only two children, and tradition dictates that every family should have a boy.

To make room for one, this girl will have to go. Fourteen-year-old Chu Ju knows she cannot allow this to happen to her sister. Chu Ju's House trailer, Grade 8, class, Bianca and Gloria CREDS TO ALAN WALKER FOR MUSIC AND SUCH. Fourteen-year-old Chu Ju makes the wrenching decision to leave her peasant farm home and baby sister in post-Cultural Revolution China in order to give her parents one last chance at a pregnancy and a yearned-for son.

She embarks on both a physical and self-actualizing journey. Over several years, the bright, already plucky teen finds assorted jobs, hardships, friends, acceptance, and, finally Author: Gloria Whelan. One girl too many When a girl is born to Chu Ju's family, it is quickly determined that the baby must be sent away.

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Chu Ju lives in China (close to the present time), where the 5/5(1).Chu Ju's House (Book). Scotto, Barbara; Mandell, Phyllis Levy // School Library Journal;May, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p Reviews the book "Chu Ju's House," by Gloria Whelan.