Ruby's loves to attend classes in her grandfather's home in China. Her greatest wish is to go to college, but her family expects her to marry. Will her wish ever come true? Sara reads Ruby's Wish by Shirin Yim Bridges.
written by Shirin Yim Bridges, illustrated by Sophie Blackall
published by Chronicle Books, copyright 2002
RUBY'S WISH: text © 2002 by Shirin Yim Bridges; illustrations © by Sophie Blackall. Used with permission of Chronicle Books LLC, San Francisco. Visit ChronicleBooks.com.
Direct link: ruby.mp3
Total time: 6:37 minutes
ETA: Link to mp3 recording removed per agreement with publisher. Please see our list of other titles featuring Asian or Asian American characters.