The Trip Back Home

The Trip Back Home

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These are the gifts brought across the ocean to Korea: Leather gloves. An apron with pockets like flowers. A book with pictures and simple words. What is given in return? Simple gifts like these--and so much more.
Janet S. Wong invites us to join her on the trip back home, revealing that even when family members speak different languages, there is still much they can share.
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Product details

  • 3-5
  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 231.14 x 269.24 x 10.16mm | 476.27g
  • Roundhouse Publishing Ltd
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • colour illustrations
  • 0152007849
  • 9780152007843
  • 2,089,076

About Janet S. Wong

Janet S. Wong was born in Los Angeles to a Korean mother and a Chinese father. An award-winning author of picture books and poetry for young readers, she lives in Hopewell, New Jersey. Bo Jia studied painting in China, where he was born and raised. He emigrated to the United States in 1989 and now lives in Washington, D.C., where he works as a designer, painter, and illustrator.
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61 ratings
3.75 out of 5 stars
5 21% (13)
4 43% (26)
3 28% (17)
2 7% (4)
1 2% (1)
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