Yoon and the Christmas mitten /
Helen Recorvits ; pictures by Gabi Swiatkowska.
1st ed.
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
0374386889, 9780374386887
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New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2006.
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"Frances Foster books."
Yoon, a Korean American, is excited to hear about Santa Claus and Christmas at her school, but her family tells her that such things are not part of their Korean tradition.
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Appeared in Publishers Weekly on 2006-09-25:
PW said in a starred review of My Name Is Yoon, "Yoon may be new to America, but her feelings as an outsider will be recognizable to all children." Here the heroine struggles with remaining true to her Korean traditions while embracing the ways of her new home in Yoon and the Christmas Mitten by Helen Recorvitis, illus. by Gabi Swiatkowska. (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved
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