When my name was Keoko
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Source:Clarion Books, New York, p.199 (2002)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3566 .A6739 W48 2002
Keywords:1910-1945--Juvenile fiction, Courage--Fiction, Family life--Korea--Fiction, Juvenile materials, Korea--History--Japanese occupation, Korea--History--Japanese occupation, 1910-1945--Fiction, Military occupation--Fiction, Patriotism--Fiction, World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements--Korea--Fiction
Summary: With national pride and occasional fear, a brother and sister face the increasingly oppressive occupation of Korea by Japan during World War II, which threatens to suppress Korean culture entirely.
Lexile measure 610; Ages 10-15; Grade level 5.1; Historical fiction, Multicultural