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Girls for Breakfast

Title

Girls for Breakfast

Authors

David Yoo

Publisher

Laurel-Leaf

Publication Year

2006

ISBN

9780440238836

Pages

294 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

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

Topic

Racial Diversity; Race discrimination; racial insecurity; racism

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

Korean

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

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

Diversity Impact

direct

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