The Favorite Daughter
Arthur A. Levine Books
Yuriko, teased at school for her unusual name and Japanese ancestry, yearns to be more ordinary until her father reminds her of how special she is.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Single parent; Biracial; Bicultural; single father; mixed race; biracial child; bicultural child; heritage
Asian (Japanese) / White (European)
Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens, 2014
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2014 Biography
Japanese Americans; San Francisco; fathers and daughters; teasing; schools; artists; school assignment; kimono
Say, Allen, "The Favorite Daughter" (2013). Diverse Families. 778.