Every Falling Star

Every Falling Star

The True Story of How I Survived and Escaped North Korea

Downloadable Audiobook - 2016
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"Every Falling Star, the first book to portray contemporary North Korea to a young audience, is the intense memoir of a North Korean boy named Sungju who is forced at age twelve to live on the streets and fend for himself. To survive, Sungju creates a gang and lives by thieving, fighting, begging, and stealing rides on cargo trains. Sungju richly re-creates his scabrous story, depicting what it was like for a boy alone to create a new family with his gang, his 'brothers'; to be hungry and to fear arrest, imprisonment, and even execution. This riveting memoir allows young readers to learn about other cultures where freedoms they take for granted do not exist"--
Publisher: Old Saybrook : Tantor Audio, 2016
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781515990109
Branch Call Number: e-audio
Characteristics: 1 online resource (9 audio files) : digital
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Additional Contributors: Shih, David (Actor)- Narrator
Alternative Title: Library2Go

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