Angel Child, Dragon Child
Ut comes to America from Vietnam, but her mother must stay behind due to a shortage of funds. Ut's struggle to adjust to her new life is worsened by insensitive classmates. In a heartwarming ending, the students run a fair and raise the money for Ut's mother to join her family. Full color. A Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies; Booklist Editors' Choice.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - KristinPetersMoreno - LibraryThing
Picture Book: Ut is a little Vietnamese girl who's family just arrived in the United States. She has a hard time fitting in and misses her mother greatly. A boy teases her so much that they begin the ... Read full review
Review: Angel Child, Dragon ChildUser Review - Heila - Goodreads
Sometimes children's books really get to the heart of things in a way that more words in "adult" literature can't or doesn't - plus they can be beautifully illustrated, and when the words and text ... Read full review