Summaries and reviews of fiction and nonfiction books by Korean American authors,
books about Korean Americans and Korea, and Korean literature in English translation,
including some academic works and a sampling on the Korean War
Monday, May 4, 2009
Seesaw Girl, by Linda Sue Park
Jade Blossom, being an aristocrat's child, cannot leave her family compound, until one day she does—to see her sister who recently married. Her adventure is unprecedented for a girl of her class, and brings uproar to the family. Very young adult.