"The Case of the Goblin Pearls" by Laurence Yep
It’s the beginning of the Chinese New Year! Encourage your child to learn more about this most important Chinese holiday by picking up a copy of The Case of the Goblin Pearls by Newberry Honor-winning author Laurence Yep (of Dragonwings and Dragon’s Gate fame). In this exciting mystery, readers will follow Lily as she goes on an adventure to find out who stole the ancient Goblin Pearls from the Chinatown New Year parade. Full of interesting historical and cultural information, your tween will both learn a great deal and enjoy one rollicking mystery adventure.