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Pacific odyssey to California, 1905

Author: Laurie Lawlor
Publisher: New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, ©2002.
Series: American sisters, 9.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Aladdin pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Eleven-year-old Su-Na and her family immigrate from Korea to the island of Hawaii hoping to find prosperity and good fortune, but racism and poor job prospects force the family to move on to California.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurie Lawlor
ISBN: 0743436318 9780743436311
OCLC Number: 50274927
Notes: "A Minstrel hardcover."
Target Audience: "008-012"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 199 pages : map ; 20 cm.
Series Title: American sisters, 9.
Other Titles: American sisters
Responsibility: Laurie Lawlor.
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Eleven-year-old Su-Na and her family immigrate from Korea to the island of Hawaii hoping to find prosperity and good fortune, but racism and poor job prospects force the family to move on to California.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-02-22) Good Permalink

     This is an excellent story about a family's experiences migrating to America. The author did a good job portraying all the hardships people face coming to America. I think this book would be wonderful to help teach tolerance to kids about people from other countries learning...
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