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    When My Name Was KeokoLinda Sue Park

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    2011
    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...
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    Black FlowerYOUNG-HA KIM

    "'Can a nation disappear forever?' . . . [In] a tale of collective loss, political revolution and the individual quest for self-determination . . . Kim brings us the souls caught up on the ground of this larger drama." — Minneapolis Star Tribune In 1904, facing war and the loss of their nation,...
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    I Have the Right to Destroy MyselfYOUNG-HA KIM

    In the fast-paced, high-urban landscape of Seoul, C and K are brothers who have fallen in love with the same woman—Se-yeon—who tears at both of them as they all try desperately to find real connection in an atomized world. A spectral, nameless narrator haunts the edges of their lives as he tells of...
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    Your Republic Is Calling YouYOUNG-HA KIM

    A foreign film importer, Gi-yeong is a family man with a wife and daughter. An aficionado of Heineken, soccer, and sushi, he is also a North Korean spy who has been living among his enemies for twenty-one years. ... Source: http://lti.lib.overdrive.com/09D479FD-5042-4E54-90B8-3F6FB77807A0/10/50/...
  • Bee-Bim Bop!

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    2008
    / 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...
  • The plot against America : A novel

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    2004
    / Literature - English and American literatures - Fiction
    In a novel of alternative history, aviation hero Charles A. Lindbergh defeats Franklin Roosevelt in the 1940 presidential election, negotiating an accord with Adolf Hitler and accepting his conquest...
  • Finding my voice

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    1992
    / Literature - English and American literatures - Fiction
    The only Asian in a small American high school, Ellen Sung looks forward to spending time with schoolmates, finding a boyfriend, and getting into the college of her choice, but must contend with...
  • BLACK FLOWER

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    2012
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Traces the experiences of Ijeong, a Korean immigrant sold into indentured servitude who resolves to find the nobleman's daughter that he loves and is swept up by the Mexican revolution.