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Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story Free read Û PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free He would become a movie starAnna May struggled to pursue an acting career in Hollywood in the 1930s There were very few roles for Asian Americans and many were demeaning and stereotypical Anna May made the most of each limited part She worked hard and always gave her best performance Finally after years of unfulfillin. Just discovered this book and it is amazing The story alone is wonderful It tells about a young Chinese American girl who grows up and becomes an actress in the 1920 s and all the discrimination and ineuality that she faced and what she learned from it The illustrations are also incredible Though it is a picture book I would recommend it for 2nd to 4th grade

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Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story Free read Û PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free G roles Anna May began crusading for meaningful roles for herself and other Asian American actorsAnna May Wong the first Chinese American movie star was a pioneer of the cinema Her spirited determination in the face of discrimination is an inspiration to all who must overcome obstacles so that their dreams may come tr. Very informative Excellent illustrations Readable Very well written for young readers

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Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story Free read Û PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Born in 1905 Anna May Wong spent her childhood working in her family's laundry in Los Angeles's Chinatown Whenever she could afford it Anna May slipped off to the movies escaping to a world of adventure glamour and excitement After seeing a movie being filmed in her neighborhood young Anna May was hooked She decided s. A young Chinese American girl dreams of being an actress at a time when neither her family nor the movie industry take her seriously Yet Anna May Wong makes her dreams come true if not as the big star she had hoped to be at least enough to support her family Young readers may be surprised to learn how deeply the prejudice ran against Asian Americans Examples she often had to play an anti Asian stereotype character and other times because a white actor in yellowface makeup could not kiss an Asian woman Anna May lost roles of Chinese women because white actors were cast as the Chinese husband in the film The Author s Note explains how Wong only accepted positive roles in her later years but was still criticized for her earlier work


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    PDF DOWNLOAD Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story AUTHOR Paula Yoo SUMMARYAn effective accurate and captivating account of Anna May Wong's childhood young adulthood and early career Yoo effic

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    Download Æ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Paula Yoo PDF DOWNLOAD Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story AUTHOR Paula Yoo Paula Yoo ↠ 2 Review A young Chinese American girl dreams of being an actress at a time when neither her family nor the movie industry take her seriously Yet Anna May Wong makes her dreams come true if not as the big star she had hoped to be at least enough to support her family Young readers may be surprised to learn how deeply the prejudice ran against Asian Americans Examples she often had to play an anti Asian stereotype character and ot

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    PDF DOWNLOAD Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story AUTHOR Paula Yoo Audience Elementary age students Girls may relate better to this story about a strong female Anyone fascinated by Hollywood or films may enjo

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    Paula Yoo ↠ 2 Review Download Æ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Paula Yoo Read Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story Just discovered this book and it is amazing The story alone is wonderful It tells about a young Chinese American girl who grows up and

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    PDF DOWNLOAD Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story AUTHOR Paula Yoo I'd never heard of Anna May Wong before this and now I'm really glad I read this It's a really well done biography It brings up a couple of issues that are truly swept under the rug in most discussions of racism Beautiful illustrations really bring this whole book to life The thing is great well worth the read

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    PDF DOWNLOAD Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story AUTHOR Paula Yoo This is a book I won in a drawing on Goodreads It's a picture book biography about the first Chinese American movie star I thought it was a wo

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    PDF DOWNLOAD Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story AUTHOR Paula Yoo Very informative Excellent illustrations Readable Very well written for young readers

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    PDF DOWNLOAD Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story AUTHOR Paula Yoo Paula Yoo ↠ 2 Review Download Æ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Paula Yoo An interesting biography of an actress defined and confined by her ethnicity

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    PDF DOWNLOAD Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story AUTHOR Paula Yoo Grateful for the information in the back of the book for movies to see Illustrations were an added bonus a nice job by all

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  • Hardcover
  • 32
  • Shining Star The Anna May Wong Story
  • Paula Yoo
  • English
  • 18 May 2020
  • 9781600602597