Ruby's Wish by Shirin Yim Bridges

Ruby's Wish

Written by Shirin Yim Bridges
Illustrated by


Ruby's Wish by Shirin Yim Bridges

Ruby is unlike most little girls in old China. Instead of aspiring to get married, Ruby is determined to attend university when she grows up, just like the boys in her family. Based upon the inspirational story of the author's grandmother and accompanied by richly detailed illustrations, Ruby's Wish is an engaging portrait of a young girl who's full of ambition and the family who rewards her hard work and courage.

About the Author

Shirin Yim Bridges is the acclaimed author of several children's books as well as the publisher of Goosebottom Books. Sophie Blackall has illustrated twenty picture books as well as the bestselling Ivy + Bean series, and has written a few, too.

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36 pages


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Chronicle Books

Publication date

4th August 2015



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