|aA New Year's reunion |cYu Li-Qiong ; illustrated by Zhu Cheng-Liang
|a1st Candlewick Press ed.
|aSomerville, Mass. |bCandlewick Press|c2011
|a1 v. (unpaged) |bcol. ill. |c25 cm.
|a"First published in 2008 by Hsin Yi Publications, Taipei, Taiwan"--P. facing t.p
|aLittle Maomao's father works in faraway places and comes home just once a year, for Chinese New Year. At first Maomao barely recognizes him, but before long the family is happily making sticky rice balls, listening to firecrackers, and watching the dragon dance in the streets below. Papa gets a haircut, makes repairs to the house, and hides a lucky coin for Maomao to find. Which she does! But all too soon it is time for Papa to go away again
|aChinese New Year--Juvenile fiction
|aNew York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book Awards