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The Resource So far from the Bamboo Grove : by Yoko Kawashima Watkins, :

So far from the Bamboo Grove : by Yoko Kawashima Watkins, :

Label
So far from the Bamboo Grove : by Yoko Kawashima Watkins
Title
So far from the Bamboo Grove
Title remainder
by Yoko Kawashima Watkins
Statement of responsibility
:
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized autobiography in which eleven-year-old Yoko escapes from Korea to Japan with her mother and sister at the end of World War II. Though Japanese, eleven-year-old Yoko has lived with her family in northern Korea near the border with China all her life. But when the Second World War comes to an end, Japanese on the Korean peninsula are suddenly in terrible danger; the Korean people want control of their homeland and they want to punish the Japanese, who have occupied their nation for many years. Yoko, her mother and sister are forced to flee from their beautiful house with its peaceful bamboo grove. Their journey is terrifying -- and remarkable. It's a true story of courage and survival
Summary
A fictionalized autobiography in which eight-year-old Yoko escapes from Korea to Japan with her mother and sister at the end of World War II
Award
  • Parents' Choice Award for Story Books, 1986.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1987
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
100895
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
So far from the Bamboo Grove : by Yoko Kawashima Watkins, :
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=1681526
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn881469619
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Beech Tree edition.
Extent
1 online resource (183 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062347114
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
map.
Publisher number
EB00314752
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
64AC91CB-79E9-47C4-B297-9D7E91F11B59
System control number
(OCoLC)881469619
Label
So far from the Bamboo Grove : by Yoko Kawashima Watkins, :
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=1681526
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn881469619
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Beech Tree edition.
Extent
1 online resource (183 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062347114
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
map.
Publisher number
EB00314752
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
64AC91CB-79E9-47C4-B297-9D7E91F11B59
System control number
(OCoLC)881469619

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