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In the shadow of the sun

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Publisher:
Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.,
Pub. Date:
2017.
Edition:
First edition.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 5.1 - AR Pts: 13
Lexile measure:
700L
Description
North Korea is known as the most repressive country on Earth, with a dictatorial leader, a starving population, and harsh punishment for rebellion. Not the best place for a family vacation. Yet that's exactly where Mia Andrews finds herself, on a tour with her aid-worker father and fractious older brother, Simon. Mia was adopted from South Korea as a baby, and the trip raises tough questions about where she really belongs. Then her dad is arrested for spying, just as forbidden photographs of North Korean slave-labor camps fall into Mia's hands. The only way to save Dad: get the pictures out of the country. Thus Mia and Simon set off on a harrowing journey to the border, without food, money, or shelter, in a land where anyone who sees them might turn them in, and getting caught could mean prison -- or worse. An exciting adventure that offers a rare glimpse into a compelling, complicated nation, In the Shadow of the Sun is an unforgettable novel of courage and survival.
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ISBN:
9780545905749
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.1, 13 Points
Lexile measure:
700L
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Last Grouping Update 2018-07-16 23:16:10PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-17 03:27:29AM

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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Conspiracies -- Fiction, Conspiracies -- Korea (North) -- Juvenile fiction, Father and child -- Fiction, Father and child -- Juvenile fiction, Korea (North) -- Fiction, Korea (North) -- Politics and government -- 2011- -- Juvenile fiction, Korea (North) -- Social conditions -- 21st century -- Juvenile fiction, Secrecy -- Juvenile fiction, Secrets -- Fiction, Tourists -- Korea (North) -- Juvenile fiction
title_display In the shadow of the sun
title_full In the shadow of the sun / Anne Sibley O'Brien
title_short In the shadow of the sun
topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Conspiracies, Father and child, Politics and government, Secrecy, Secrets, Social conditions, Tourists