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A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park [in aMagazine: Inside Asian America]

Single ShardLinda Sue Park‘s fascinating tale is rich with the legacy of Korea’s unprecedented celadon pottery. The resonating story takes the reader back to the 12th century, when a young orphan becomes the apprentice to an acerbic master potter.

Click here to read an interview with Park about her 2002 Newbery Award for A Single Shard.

Review: “Young Reads,” aMagazine: Inside Asian America, August/September 2001

Tidbit: Linda Sue Park was a much lauded guest for the Smithsonian’s Korean American Centennial Commemoration‘s fall program, “Children’s Books,” on September 13, 2003.

Readers: Middle Grade

Published: 2001

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