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4 edition of So far from the bamboo grove found in the catalog.

So far from the bamboo grove

by Yoko Kawashima Watkins

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Published by Beech Tree Books in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

A fictionalized autobiography in which eleven-year-old Yoko escapes from Korea to Japan with her mother and sister at the end of World War II.

Edition Notes

Statementby Yoko Kawashima Watkins
The Physical Object
Pagination183 p.
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24638928M
ISBN 100688131158
ISBN 109780688131159
LC Control Number93011720
OCLC/WorldCa426064992

According to JoongAngdaily of Korea, “So Far From the Bamboo Grove” has been banned in China and Japan since its initial publication.". It's a wrong information. The book is not published in Japanese, but the imported English written book is sold in several book shops such as gulfpbc.com I don't know the situation in China, however, I'm. Book Wizard; So Far from the Bamboo Grove. By Yoko Kawashima Watkins. Grades. V. Genre. Fiction. Though she is Japanese, year-old Yoko has lived with her family in Korea all her life. When World War II comes to an end, Koreans rise up to take control of their homeland. Yoko and her family are forced to flee their home, and their.

No subtropical plants such as bamboos can live in Hamgyeongbukdo Nanam [the title is “So far from the bamboo grove” There is big bamboo grove on the cover but the title of this novel is“ so far from the bamboo grove” and there is a bamboo forest on the cover. And in a book, many scenes that described the bamboo forest often appeared. So Far from the Bamboo Grove Bamboo Grove Series, Book 1 · Bamboo Grove by Yoko Kawashima Watkins. ebook. Sign up to save your library. With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts.

"So Far from the Bamboo Grove" has been read in the New England area for more than a decade. The author is one of sixty recommended by the Massachusetts Department of Education for grades 5 through 8. The book is a compelling read, and such books are always in demand. Making Connections Select a passage from So Far from the Bamboo Grove that might be included with these readings. Explain why you chose that particular passage. Art Therapy In So Far from the Bamboo Grove, Yoko is a child exposed to the horrors of World War II. .


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So Far from the Bamboo Grove [Yoko Kawashima Watkins] on gulfpbc.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In the final days of World War II, Koreans were determined to take back control of their country from the Japanese and end the suffering caused by the Japanese occupation.

As an eleven-year-old girl living with her Japanese family in northern KoreaCited by: Apr 01,  · So Far from the Bamboo Grove was spectacular.

This memoir reminds me much of the story of Anne Frank because of both of their inner-self. If I were to be in Anne Frank's or Yoko Kawashima(the main character in So Far From The Bamboo Grove) and I was in the middle of World War II going on and I have to travel from one place to another, I would be with my family, but I wouldn't be 4/5.

So Far from the Bamboo Grove is a semi-autobiographical novel written by Yoko Kawashima Watkins, a Japanese American writer. It was originally published by Beech Tree in April Watkins's book takes place in the last days of 35 years of Korea's annexation by gulfpbc.comher: William Morrow.

In the final days of World War II, Koreans were determined to take back control of their country from the Japanese and end the suffering caused by the Japanese occupation.

As an eleven-year-old girl living with her Japanese family in northern Korea, Yoko is suddenly fleeing for her life with her mother and older sister, Ko, trying to escape to Japan, a country Yoko hardly knows/5(80).

So Far from the Bamboo Grove Summary & Study Guide Description. So Far from the Bamboo Grove Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book.

This study guide contains the following sections. So Far from the Bamboo Grove is an autobiography that traces the Japanese author’s narrow escape from Korea during World War II. In addition to the eleven chapters that tell Yoko Kawashima. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for So Far from the Bamboo Grove at gulfpbc.com Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.4/5().

So Far from the Bamboo Grove - Chapter 3 Summary & Analysis. Yoko Kawashima Watkins. This Study Guide consists of approximately 35 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of So Far from the Bamboo Grove.

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Read new romance book reviews, posts from your favorite authors, samples, exciting digital first. Aug 12,  · First, So Far from the Bamboo Grove is a well-written story of survival, and Ms. Watkins has done an excellent job to bring her alleged experience to life.

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Check out other translated books in French, Spanish languages. Mrs. Watkins is the author of So Far from the Bamboo Grove, and My Brother, My Sister and I. Children at the school are reading So Far from the Bamboo Grove, and because many of the children found that book to be so inspiring the children have chosen the second book.

She was recently at the school for a whole day to meet with children, parents. This summary of So Far from the Bamboo Grove includes a complete plot overview – spoilers included.

We’re considering expanding this synopsis into a full-length study guide to deepen your comprehension of the book and why it's important. Oct 02,  · About the book: The young adult novel describes the brutal experiences of an year-old girl whose Japanese family is forced to flee their home in North Korea at the end of World War II.

Excerpt: “It was almost midnight on July 29,when my mother, my elder sister Ko, and I, carrying as many of our belongings as we could on our back, fled our home in its bamboo grove, our friends, and. Oct 02,  · So Far from the Bamboo Grove.

By TIME Staff Oct. 01, Author: Yoko Kawashawa Watkins. Year Released: Get This Book. About the book: The young adult novel describes the brutal experiences of an year-old girl whose Japanese family is forced to flee their home in North Korea at the end of World War II.

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Enhancements were made to more precisely measure materials read .Nov 03,  · So Far from the Bamboo Grove is a compelling, well-written story, detailing how the Kawashima women survive by their wits and much luck.

It is a coming of age story, in which Yoko goes from a whining, complaining 11 year old to stronger, and more mature 12 year old gulfpbc.com: Alex Baugh.Learn so far from the bamboo grove with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of so far from the bamboo grove flashcards on Quizlet.