Every Falling Star: The True Story of How I Survived and Escaped North Korea

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Every Falling Star: The True Story of How I Survived and Escaped North Korea

by Sungju Lee, Susan Elizabeth McClelland

First Release:

October 2016

ISBN: 9781419721328

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.

 
  • 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
    Genre: Nonfic
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