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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

Diversity Topics

Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Race discrimination; Bicultural; racial insecurity; racism; bicultural teenager

Main Character

male teenager

Race/Ethnicities

Korean American

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

Book Sense Children's Picks

Keywords

Korean Americans; high school; popularity; identity; dating; girl crazy; fantasies; humor

Diversity Impact

direct

Girls for Breakfast


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