A Piece of Home

A Piece of Home

Book - 2016
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When Hee Jun s family moves from Korea to West Virginia, he struggles to adjust to his new home. His eyes are not big and round like his classmates , and he can t understand anything the teacher says, even when she speaks s-l-o-w-l-y and loudly at him. As he lies in bed at night, the sky seems smaller and darker.
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, [2016]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780763669713
Call Number: jPS WATT
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Yum, Hyewon - Illustrator


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Hee Jun and his grandmother have a hard time adjusting after immigrating from Korea to Virginia. Eventually they learn that time, the kindness of friends, and the comfort in finding something familiar can all help to make a new home.

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