|Asian Children's Favorite Stories
Marian Davies Toth
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Subtitled "A treasury of folktales from China, Japan, Korea, India, The Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia," this is a wonderful collection of 13 traditional stories. These multicultural tales just might become your new favorite bedtime reading.
|A Step from Heaven
The struggles of young Ju and her family give powerful dramatization to the Korean immigrant expexerience in America. There is cultural clash and inner family turmoil, and all the difficulties that come with being a teenager caught between two worlds. Winner of the ALA Printz Award for teenage literature.