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    When My Name Was KeokoLinda Sue Park

    Sun-hee and her older brother, Tae-yul, live in Korea with their parents. Because Korea is under Japanese occupation, the children study Japanese and speak it at school. Their own language, their flag, the folktales Uncle tells them—even their names—are all part of the Korean culture that is now...
  • Bee-Bim Bop!

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    / Social sciences - Social and cultural circumstances - Social and cultural circumstances in Korea
    A wonderful paperback picture book about the joys of family and food, from Newbery Award winning author Linda Sue Park. Bee-bim bop ("mix-mix rice") is a traditional Korean dish. In bouncy rhyming...
  • When my name was KEOKO

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    / History
  • Seesaw Girl

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    / Literature - English and American literatures - Fiction
    Impatient with the constraints put on her as an aristocratic girl living in 17th-century Korea, 12-year-old Jade Blossom determines to see beyond her small world. Jade Blossom can never go beyond her...
  • The Kite Fighters

    / Social sciences
    In Korea in 1473, eleven-year-old Young-sup overcomes his rivalry with his older brother Kee-sup, who as the first-born son receives special treatment from their father, and combines his kite-flying...