My Name Is Yoon

Recorvits, Helen

Book - 2003
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
My Name Is Yoon
Disliking her name as written in English, Korean-born Yoon, or "shining wisdom," refers to herself as "cat," "bird," and "cupcake," as a way to feel more comfortable in her new school and new country.

Publisher: New York : Frances Foster Books, c2003
ISBN: 0374351147
Branch Call Number: J PIC R
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Swiatkowska, Gabriela Illustrator


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A little girl from Korea learns that even in English her name is still "shining wisdom."

List - Ezra Jack Keats Award by: nypl_selection Oct 24, 2011

2004 - New Illustrator

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