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Park, Linda Sue

Works: 165 works in 723 publications in 10 languages and 54,964 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Historical fiction  Stories in rhyme  Sijo  Picture books  Action and adventure fiction  War fiction  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Creator
Classifications: PS3566.A6739, FIC
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A single shard by Linda Sue Park( Book )
76 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 5,596 libraries worldwide
Tree-ear, an orphan, lives under a bridge in Ch'ulp'o, a potters' village famed for delicate celadon ware. He has become fascinated with the potter's craft; he wants nothing more than to watch master potter Min at work, and he dreams of making a pot of his own someday. When Min takes Tree-ear on as his helper, Tree-ear is elated - until he finds obstacles in his path: the backbreaking labor of digging and hauling clay, Min's irascible temper, and his own ignorance. But Tree-ear is determined to prove himself - even if it means taking a long, solitary journey on foot to present Min's work in the hope of a royal commission ... even if it means arriving at the royal court with nothing to show but a single celadon shard
Project Mulberry : a novel by Linda Sue Park( Book )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,420 libraries worldwide
While working on a project for an after-school club, Julia, a Korean American girl, and her friend Patrick learn not just about silkworms, but also about tolerance, prejudice, friendship, patience, and more
Tap dancing on the roof : sijo (poems) by Linda Sue Park( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 3,806 libraries worldwide
Sijo is a traditional Korean form of poetry. Sijo is syllabic, like Japanese haiku, with three lines of 14 to 16 syllables each: the first two introduce the topic, the third and fourth lines develop it, and the fifth and sixth lines contain an unexpected humorous or ironic twist. This collection contains 26 sijo
The firekeeper's son by Linda Sue Park( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 3,145 libraries worldwide
In eighteenth-century Korea, after Sang-hee's father injures his ankle, Sang-hee attempts to take over the task of lighting the evening fire which signals to the palace that all is well
Keeping score by Linda Sue Park( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Korean and held by 3,042 libraries worldwide
Both Maggie Fortini and her brother, Joey-Mick, were named for baseball great Joe DiMaggio. Unlike Joey-Mick, Maggie doesn?t play baseball?but at almost ten years old, she is a dyed-in-the-wool fan of the Brooklyn Dodgers. Maggie can recite all the players? statistics and understands the subtleties of the game. Unfortunately, Jim Maine is a Giants fan, but it?s Jim who teaches Maggie the fine art of scoring a baseball game. Not only can she revisit every play of every inning, but by keeping score she feels she?s more than just a fan: she?s helping her team. Jim is drafted into the army and sent to Korea, and although Maggie writes to him often, his silence is just one of a string of disappointments?being a Brooklyn Dodgers fan in the early 1950s meant season after season of near misses and year after year of dashed hopes. But Maggie goes on trying to help the Dodgers, and when she finds out that Jim needs help, too, she?s determined to provide it. Against a background of major league baseball and the Korean War on the home front, Maggie looks for, and finds, a way to make a difference. Even those readers who think they don?t care about baseball will be drawn into the world of the true and ardent fan. Linda Sue Park?s captivating story will, of course, delight those who are already keeping score
A long walk to water by Linda Sue Park( Book )
33 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 2,796 libraries worldwide
When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan
Storm warning by Linda Sue Park( Book )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,591 libraries worldwide
"Amy and Dan hit the high seas as they follow the trail of some infamous ancestors to track down a long lost treasure. However, the real prize isn't hidden in a chest. It's the discovery of the Madrigals' most dangerous secret and, even more shockingly, the true identity of the mysterious man in black."
When my name was Keoko by Linda Sue Park( Book )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,429 libraries worldwide
With national pride and occasional fear, a brother and sister face the increasingly oppressive occupation of Korea by Japan during World War II, which threatens to suppress Korean culture entirely
Trust no one by Linda Sue Park( Book )
12 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,952 libraries worldwide
When seven members of their family were kidnapped, thirteen-year-old Dan Cahill and his older sister, Amy, got ready for the fight of their lives. But their enemy, a terrifying group known as the Vespers, remained frustratingly elusive. They stay in the shadows, picking off Cahills one by one. And now the Vespers have landed their most serious blow yet? A blow that strikes at the very heart of the Cahill family. Because Amy and Dan discover that there's a Vesper mole in their innermost circle. Amy and Dan need to smoke out the traitor before the next hostage dies. They have just days to discover who has their back ... and who wants to sink a knife into it
The kite fighters by Linda Sue Park( Book )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,805 libraries worldwide
In Korea in 1473, eleven-year-old Young-sup overcomes his rivalry with his older brother Kee-sup, and combines his kite-flying skill with his brother's in an attempt to win the New Year kite-fighting competition
Xander's panda party by Linda Sue Park( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,686 libraries worldwide
Xander's plan to host a panda party falls through, since he is the only panda at the zoo, but when he extends the invitation to all of the bears, complications ensue. Includes author's note on the wonders of the animal kingdom and the international effort to save pandas from extinction
Bee-bim bop! by Linda Sue Park( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,344 libraries worldwide
A child, eager for a favorite meal, helps with the shopping, food preparation, and table setting
Archer's quest by Linda Sue Park( Book )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in English and Korean and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Kevin Kim helps Chu-mong, a legendary king of ancient Korea, return to his own time
Forest of wonders by Linda Sue Park( Book )
11 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,101 libraries worldwide
When Raffa makes a cure from a rare crimson vine he finds deep in the forbidden forest, the bat he saves transforms into something much more
Seesaw girl by Linda Sue Park( Book )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,062 libraries worldwide
Impatient with the constraints put on her as an aristocratic girl living in Korea during the seventeenth century, twelve-year-old Jade Blossom determines to see beyond her small world
The third gift by Linda Sue Park( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,035 libraries worldwide
After harvesting an especially large "tear" of a resin known as myrrh, a young boy and his father visit a spice merchant whose three customers are seeking a special gift to bring to a baby. Includes biblical references and historical information about the Magi and myrrh. Grades K-3, 2011
What does Bunny see? : a book of colors and flowers by Linda Sue Park( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in English and held by 987 libraries worldwide
A rabbit wanders through the various flowers and colors of a cottage garden
A talk with Linda Sue Park ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
"Join the 2002 Newbery award-winning author of "A Single Shard" for a lively conversation about her life and writing. She reads from her own work and talks about the special challenges she faces as an Asian-American author. She talks about her love of poetry, gives some writing tips and introduces the viewer to her dog, and writing partner, Cosmo."
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Alternative Names
Linda Sue Park Amerikaans schrijfster
Linda Sue Park amerikansk författare
Linda Sue Park amerikansk skribent
Linda Sue Park écrivain américaine
Linda Sue Park scrittrice statunitense
Pak, Linda Su.
Pak, Linda Su, 1960-
Pārka, Linda Sjū 1960-
Линда Сю Парк
לינדה סו פארק סופרת אמריקאית
פארק, לינדה סו
פרק, לינדה סו
لیندا سو پارک نویسنده آمریکایی
린다 수 박
박, 린다 수 1960-
パーク, リンダ・スー
パーク, リンダ スー 1960-
English (253)
French (11)
Spanish (10)
Korean (7)
Japanese (6)
Chinese (5)
Persian (3)
Vietnamese (2)
Hungarian (2)
Hebrew (1)
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