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The House of Sixty Fathers

by Meindert DeJong

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • General,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Fiction,
  • Historical - Military & Wars

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9786164M
    ISBN 100808595261
    ISBN 109780808595267

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      The House of Sixty Fathers: Summary (Chapter 2 Sampan in the river) The next morning, Tien Pao’s parents left him Without oars to prevent him from rowing the bot away again. He was bored so he played with his family pig and also grind some rice for his little sister Beauty-of-the-Republic. The House of Sixty fathers could be the story of any child in any his expressive pictures Maurice Sendak has caught the essence of TienPao and his faith, courage, and unwillingness to surrender his belief in the impossible.

    House of Sixty Fathers By Meindert DeJong Chapter One Rain on the Sampan Rain raised the river. Rain beat down on the sampan where it lay in a long row of sampans tied to the riverbank. Rain drummed down on the mats that were shaped in the form of an arched roof over the middle of the sampan. It clattered hard on the four long. Readers Theater Script: The House of Sixty Fathers Readers Theater script ideas for The House of Sixty Fathers, by Meindert DeJong. This is the story of Tien Pao and his family and their escape from Japanese invaders during World War II.


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THE HOUSE OF SIXTY FATHERS. Tien Pao is all alone in enemy territoy. Only a few days before, his family had escaped from the Japanese army, fleeing downriver by boat.

Then came the terrible rainstorm. Tien Pao was fast asleep in the little sampan when the boat broke loose from its moorings and drifted right back to the Japanese by: 3. The House of Sixty Fathers is a classic type of adventure book, with the main character Tien Pao becoming hopelessly separated from his parents in China near the story's beginning.

Meindert DeJong is one of the great authors at writing interesting, emotionally involved stories for younger readers, /5. The House of Sixty Fathers [Meindert DeJong] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The House of Sixty Fathers: Meindert DeJong: : Books Skip to main content. The House of Sixty fathers could be the story of any child in any his expressive pictures Maurice Sendak has caught the essence of TienPao and his faith, courage, and unwillingness to surrender his belief in the impossible.

centerTHE HOUSE OF SIXTY FATHERS/CENTERTien Pao is all alone in enemy territoy. Only a few days before, his family had escaped from the Japanese 4/5(11). Meindert DeJong is a good storyteller; in The House of Sixty Fathers, readers become anxious for the safety of Tien Pao and his pig.

Suspense comes from dramatic moments, such as when the sampan is swept down the dangerously swollen river, but also from the details of Tien Pao's daily existence. Description of the book "The House of Sixty Fathers": THE HOUSE OF SIXTY FATHERSTien Pao is all alone in enemy territoy.

Only a few days before, his family had escaped from The House of Sixty Fathers book Japanese army, fleeing downriver by boat. Then came the terrible rainstorm. Tien Pao was fast asleep in the little sampan when the boat broke loose from its moorings and. Book Title.

The House of Sixty Fathers. Author. Meindert DeJong, Maurice Sendak. Book Type. Business And Accounts. Date Published. Aug Specification. This Study Guide consists of approximately 10 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The House of Sixty Fathers.

Although the book has many characters, Tien Pao is the most important one. A very real boy, Tien Pao. The House of Sixty Fathers: Summary (Chapter 1 Rain on the sampan) Chapter 1: Tien Pao sitting on the sampan with his family pig and his ducklings sleep in a huddle.

His head also starting to nod as a sign of falling asleep. THE HOUSE OF SIXTY FATHERS. Tien Pao is all alone in enemy territoy. Only a few days before, his family had escaped from the Japanese army, fleeing downriver by boat.

Then came the terrible rainstorm. Tien Pao was fast asleep in the little sampan when the boat broke loose from its moorings and drifted right back to the Japanese soldiers. The House of Sixty Fathers is a World War II historical fiction novel, written by Meindert DeJong, illustrated by Maurice Sendak, and published in It follows the adventures of a young Chinese boy, who is separated from his family.

To find them, he has to make a long and arduous journey across Japanese-occupied : Meindert DeJong. The House of Sixty Fathers. By Meindert De Jong, illustrated by Maurice Sendak. Grades. Genre. Fiction. Alone in a sampan with his pig and three ducklings, a little Chinese boy is whirled down a raging river, back to the town from which he and his parents escaped the invading Japanese, and spends long and frightening days finding his family.

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THE HOUSE OF SIXTY FATHERSTien Pao is all alone in enemy territoy. Only a few days before, his family had escaped from the Japanese army, fleeing downriver by boat.

Free shipping over $Cited by: 3. The House of Sixty Fathers Meindert De Jong, Author, Maurice Sendak, Illustrator HarperCollins $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. The American takes Tien Pao to his barracks, but there, even in ""the house of sixty fathers"" he sees no way of finding his parents again.

Then comes the chance to take an airplane ride and Tien Pao remembers in a flash that his mother and father had talked of working at the newly begun airfield in Hengyang, where there is a happy reunion.

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The House of Sixty Fathers isbased on Meindert DeJong's actual experience, During World War 11 Mr. DeJong was official historian for the Chinese-American Composite Wing, which was part of Cbennault's famous Fourteenth Air Force. A young Chinese war orphan, the. The House of Sixty Fathers by Meindert DeJong Illustrated by Maurice Sendak Ina group of American pilots volunteered for a clandestine operation to assist the Chinese Air Force defend against the Japanese invasion.THE HOUSE OF SIXTY FATHERS.

Tien Pao is all alone in enemy territoy. Only a few days before, his family had escaped from the Japanese army, fleeing downriver by boat. Then came the terrible rainstorm. Tien Pao was fast asleep in the little sampan when the boat broke loose from its moorings and drifted right back to the Japanese soldiers/5(44).Get this from a library!

The house of sixty fathers. [Meindert De Jong] -- Alone in a sampan, a little Chinese boy is swept downriver into Japanese occupied China.