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My Name Is Yoon
School And Library, 32 pages, Farrar Straus & Giroux, List Price: $17.99 | purchase
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Disliking her name as written in English, Korean-born Yoon, or "shining wisdom," refers to herself as "cat," "bird," and "cupcake," as a way to feel more comfortable in her new school and new country.
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