Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Little Cricket

Authors/Editors

Brown, Jackie

Publisher(s)

New York: Hyperion Books for Children

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2004, 224 pages

Description of Resource

The story of Kia Vang, a twelve-year-old Hmong girl from Laos, whose nickname is "Little Cricket," and her family's flight through Thailand to the United States. She and her grandfather work hard to raise money to bring the rest of their family to join them.

Recommended for ages 10 and up.

Languages

English

Availability

This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.