Halmoni and the Picnic

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1993 - Juvenile Fiction - 31 pages
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When Yunmi's class plans a picnic in Central Park, her Korean grandmother, Halmoni, agrees to chaperone. But Yunmi worries that the other children will make fun of Halmoni's traditional Korean dress and unfamiliar food. "A sensitive exploration of difficulties facing immigrants." -- Kirkus Reviews

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User Review  - raizel - LibraryThing

Delicate and colorful full-page illustrations on the right page of each two-page spread enhance this gentle story of a Korean American girl who, along with her classmates, help make her grandmother ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Yunmi, a Korean-American third-grader in a N.Y.C. parochial school, worries about her grandmother Halmoni, who's been in the US only two months and is having a hard time with the English language and ... Read full review

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