A single shard

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Scholastic, 2002 - Korea - 152 pages
22 Reviews
Tree-ear, a thirteen-year-old orphan in medieval Korea, lives under a bridge in a potters' village, and longs to learn how to throw the delicate celadon ceramics himself.

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It is moving, but not sad, and has a very happy ending. - Goodreads
Nope, it's just dull writing. - Goodreads
The story would be very educational for children. - Goodreads
I did, however, like how Parks ending the story. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Ann Carpenter - Goodreads

Another book that I would never have read if it wasn't a Newbery winner, but one that I ended up really enjoying. The story is a quiet one, with only one small section that could be deemed tense. Yet ... Read full review

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User Review  - K. - Goodreads

Just finished with kids today (2.11.13). Made me cry all over again, it is so beautiful. We then looked up the Thousand Cranes Vase and it is astonishing! Reading the book made the artistry of the ... Read full review


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