Clearinghouse Resource

Title

The Name Jar

Authors/Editors

Choi, Yangsook

Publisher(s)

New York, NY: Dell Dragonfly Books

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2001, 32 pages

Description of Resource

The story of Unhei, a Korean immigrant who is anxious for American children to like her and worried that they won't be able to pronounce her name. She decides to pick a new name but by the end of her first week she realizes how special her Korean name is.

Recommended for ages 5-8.

Languages

English

Availability

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