Saigong esŏ Aellabaema kkaji

사이공에서 앨라배마까지 - Saigong esŏ Aellabaema kkaji

Book - 2013 | Korean | Ch'o p'an.
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Winner of the 2011 National Book Prize for Young People's Literature and 2012 Newbery Medal Honor Book, this stunning and engaging verse novel will captivate readers of all ages. Moving to America turns Ha's life inside out. For all the ten years of her life, Ha has only known Saigon: the thrills of its markets, the joy of its traditions, the warmth of her friends close by ... and the beauty of her very own papaya tree. But now the Vietnam War has reached her home. Ha and her family are forced to flee as Saigon falls, and they board a ship headed toward hope. In America, Ha discovers the foreign world of Alabama: the coldness of its strangers, the dullness of its food, the strange shape of its landscape ... and the strength of her very own family. This is the moving story of one girl's year of change, dreams, grief, and healing as she journeys from one country to another, one life to the next.
Publisher: Sŏul T'ŭkpyŏlsi : Hallim Ch'ulp'ansa, 2013.
Edition: Ch'o p'an.
Edition (Original Script): 초판
ISBN: 9788970944357
8970944354
Branch Call Number: INTL-KOR J LAI
Characteristics: 287 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Additional Contributors: Hŭnnallin
Kim, Nan-nyŏng
Additional Contributors (Original Script): 흩날린
김난령

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