Search Results: "Yunmee Kyong"


BOOK REVIEW

SILLY CHICKEN by Rukhsana Khan
ANIMALS
Released: March 1, 2005

"The emotions ring true, the language is conversational and spare and the pacing just right—a perfect read-aloud. (Picture book. 4-8)"
In this classic tale of jealousy (or sibling rivalry), Rani, a young Pakistani girl, resents the attention her mother lavishes on a silly chicken who doesn't even know how to lay an egg. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

LAND by Park Kyong-ni
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 8, 1996

"A much-beloved work in Korea (where it was made into an equally popular television series) that should find many grateful admirers in America as well."
An enthralling saga and panorama of Korean village life in the early 20th century (roughly 18951925) by that country's most highly acclaimed living novelist. Read full book review >