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Mimi’s Garden of the Empress Cassia can in the wrong hands, Jardib, be used for evil as well. And this is the first new book that my sister lent me. Aug 05, Michelle rated it liked it. Quick read for middle primary. This book was a great idea, but the writing was quite bland and the structure of the story was off.

May 18, Annie rated it it was amazing. Click ‘Notify Me’ to get an email alert when this item becomes available.

Continue with Facebook Continue with Twitter. With these pastels, she begins to draw on the pavement outside her home.


El Jardín de la Emperatriz Casia – Gabrielle Wang – Google Books

To top it off, Uardin father Dr. Gabrielle Wang’s fantasy novel really takes the reader on an adventure. We see the very real painful experiences of growing up Chinese-Australian.

Mimi doesn’t like the fact that not only does her house smell different because of the traditional Chinese foods cooked there, but that she doesn’t even have a house and yard like her friends. Jun 27, Rubaisha rated it it was amazing. Mimi and her special box of pastels She doesn’t like being different mardin the kids at school, and doesn’t like being called “Smelly-Lou” who would?

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View all 23 comments. Her school mates notice these differences and call her Smelly-Loo.

El Jardn de la Emperatriz Casia – Gabrielle Wang

uardin Apr 30, Miriam rated it it was ok Shelves: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Synopsis Product Details About the Author Shipping Mimi is a nice Chinese girl who lives in Australia and who doesn’t understand why her parents transmit her Chinese customs and traditions. Her maternal great grandfather came to Victoria during the Gold Rush and her father from Shanghai. Instead, Mimi’s parents have a sidewalk. Mar empertriz, Aimee rated it really liked it.


There is a very genuine Chinese feel to this charming tale about Mimi, a Chinese-Australian young girl who received the most fascinating gift- a set of magical oil pastels. Mimi is fed up with being different from the other children at school and wants to fit in.

Garden Of Empress Cassia

Published by Puffin first published January 1st Jul 16, ILoveBooks rated it really liked it. Would you like us to keep your Bookworld order history? Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This is the email address that you previously registered with on angusrobertson. One can understand why Gabrielle feels “embarassed” about her parents, her clothes and food, and the various traditons which seem to be preventing her from being a normal pre-teen in Australia.

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