Julie knows the holidays will be difficult this year, but when her sister refuses to go to Dads house for Christmas, Julie feels as if her family is falling apart. Julie finds comfort with her best friend, Ivy Ling, whose Chinese-American family is getting ready for Chinese New Year. The Looking Back section explores Chinese New Year traditions. Illustrations.

Happy New Year, Julie 2007, American Girl Publishing Inc

ISBN-13: 9781593692919

Trade paperback

Happy New Year, Julie 2007, Turtleback Books

ISBN-13: 9781417828098

Turtleback School & Library edition