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Description - Peacebound Trains by Haemi Balgassi

While her mother is in the army, Sumi is living with her grandmother, on East Blossom Hill. Perched on her favorite rock, Sumi watches trains wind through the valley below, hears the lonely sound of their whistles piercing the air, and longs for the day her mother will return. The train whistle reminds Sumi's grandmother of a time when a train played an important role in her life too: long ago in Korea, when she and her family escaped Seoul at the last moment before the war came. In poetic language and exquisite paintings, PEACEBOUND TRAINS evokes the landscape and people of Korea and a special grandmother-granddaughter relationship.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780618040308
ISBN-10: 0618040307
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 178mm x mm)
Pages: 48
Imprint: Houghton Mifflin (Trade)
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Publish Date: 28-Mar-2000
Country of Publication: United States

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