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Jin Woo

Title

Jin Woo

Authors

Eve Bunting

Illustrator

Chris K. Soentpiet

Publisher

Clarion Books

Pages

30 pages

Publication Year

2001

ISBN

9780395938720

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Interracial; international adoption; interracial family

Annotation

Davey is dubious about having a new adopted brother from Korea, but when he finds out that his parents still love him, he decides that having a baby brother will be fine.

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Korean / White

Awards

Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 13th Edition,2002 National Council of Teachers of English; Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, Supplement,2002 H.W. Wilson; Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition,2006 H.W. Wilson; Kaleidoscope, A Multicultural Booklist for Grades K-8, Fourth Edition,2003 National Council of Teachers of English; Golden Sower Award, 2003-2004; Nominee Nebraska; West Virginia Children's Book Award, 2003-2004; Nominee West Virginia; Young Hoosier Book Award, 2004-2005; Nominee Indiana

Keywords

brothers; Korean Americans; love; baby brother

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

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