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A step from heaven

Author: Na An; Jina Oh; Ingram Digital (Firm)
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Listening Library, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young girl describes her family's bittersweet experience in the United States after their emigration from Korea. While going up and into the sky on the flight from Korea to California, four-year-old Young Ju concludes that they are on their way to heaven--America is heaven! After they arrive, however, Young Ju and her parents and little brother struggle in their new world, weighed down by the difficulty of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)173495293
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Audio book, etc., Sound recording
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Na An; Jina Oh; Ingram Digital (Firm)
ISBN: 9780739360002 0739360000
OCLC Number: 319432739
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from title screen (viewed Apr. 17, 2009).
Unabridged.
Read by Jina Oh.
Duration: 4 hr., 14 min.
Description: 1 audio file : digital
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.; System requirements: Ingram Media Manager (file size: 54629977 bytes).
Responsibility: An Na.

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A young girl describes her family's bittersweet experience in the United States after their emigration from Korea. While going up and into the sky on the flight from Korea to California, four-year-old Young Ju concludes that they are on their way to heaven--America is heaven! After they arrive, however, Young Ju and her parents and little brother struggle in their new world, weighed down by the difficulty of learning English, their insular family life, and the traditions of the country they left behind. An Na's striking language authentically reflects the process of acculturation as Young Ju grows from a child to an adult.

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