When Heaven Fell
Family Relationships; Poverty; living in poverty; financial hardship; poor
When her grandmother reveals that the daughter that she had given up for adoption is coming from America to visit her Vietnamese family, nine-year-old Binh is convinced that her newly-discovered aunt is wealthy and will take care of all the family's needs.
Notable Books for a Global Society, 2008; The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection
Aunts; Families; culture conflict; Vietnam; wealth
Marsden, Carolyn, "When Heaven Fell" (2007). DIVerse Families. 1015.