Goyangi means cat /Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Viking, 2011Edition: 1st ed.Description:  p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9780670011797; 0670011797.Subject(s): Home -- Juvenile fiction | Korean Americans -- Juvenile fiction | Intercountry adoption -- Juvenile fiction | Adoption -- Juvenile fiction | Cats -- Juvenile fiction | Picture books for childrenSummary: An understanding cat helps a young Korean girl adjust to her new home in America.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
<p>When Soo Min comes from Korea to live with her new American family, she struggles to learn English and adjust to unfamiliar surroundings. She finds great comfort in the family's cat, Goyangi - that is, until he runs away. After searching the streets with her mother, Soo Min discovers her beloved pet has returned to the house, and speaks her first English word - 'Goyangi home.' This gentle story reveals that home is truly where the heart is.</p>
School Library Journal starred, July 2011
Publisher's Weekly, March 2011
Kirkus Starred, April 2011
Booklist, May 2011
Horn Book, July 2011
An understanding cat helps a young Korean girl adjust to her new home in America.
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