This is the intense memoir of a North Korean boy named Sungju who is forced at age twelve to live on the streets and fend for himself. Letter from the author. A brief history of twentieth-century Korea. Glossary.
Every Falling Star: The True Story of How I Survived and Escaped North KoreaBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781419721328 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Amulet Page Count: 320 Trim Size: 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" Authors: Sungju Lee, Susan Elizabeth McClelland Accelerated Reader: Level: 5.9, Points: 12 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.7, Points: 18 Lexile: Level: 880L Awards & Honors: CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2017, 9–12
2017 Notable Books for a Global Society
Parents’ Choice Award Winner, Nonfiction Silver
2016 Cybils Award Winner, Young Adult Nonfiction
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