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When My Name Was Keoko

Linda Sue Park

Sun-hee and her older brother, Tae-yul, live in Korea with their parents. Because Korea is under Japanese occupation, the children study Japanese and speak it at school. Their own language, their flag, the folktales Uncle tells them—even their names—are all part of the Korean culture that is now forbidden. When World War II comes to Korea, Sun-hee ...
Publish Date
2012
April 17
First Published in 2002
Goodreads rating
4.12
ISBN
9780547722399
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