The New Year Fair is in the city, and Mei Li's brother has been told that he can go, but little girls have to stay home. Strong, bold line drawings present many aspects of Chinese culture and customs as they follow the irrepressible Mei Li, who sneaks off for a grand time at the fair.
- Randolph Caldecott Medal 1939 (Medal Winner)
- Format: Book
- ISBN: 9780385076395