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Girls for Breakfast

Title

Girls for Breakfast

Authors

David Yoo

Publisher

Laurel-Leaf

Pages

294 pages

Publication Year

2006

ISBN

9780440238836

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diversity; Race discrimination; racial insecurity; racism

Annotation

Nick Park, about to graduate from high school, looks back on his life in upscale Renfield, Connecticut, and wonders how much being the only Asian American in his school affected his thwarted quest for popularity and a girlfriend.

Grade Level

9-12

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Korean

Keywords

Korean Americans; Asian American high school students; popularity; high schools; identity

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Girls for Breakfast

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