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 - kbork1 - LibraryThing
Overall, I really enjoyed Angel Child, Dragon Child. I thought it was a great story that’d be the perfect addition to multi-cultural classroom because in the story, the main character Ut, is from ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kzilinskas - LibraryThing
Child immigrates to the USA and is not allowed to bring her mom. Not enough money to bring mom over, little girl is bullied. The bully is eventually caught, writes biography of child's story and raises money for the mother to get to the USA. Education on bullies. Read full review