Posts Tagged ‘A Step from Heaven’

A Step from Heaven – 18

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

A Step from Heaven – By An Na – This book is about a young Korean girl who comes to live in America. She thinks that things are going to be heaven when she reaches America. Her mother has a baby boy that is the pride if Apa, father. Apa works cleaning and doing yard work. Uhmma, mother, works two jobs to help the family out. As Young Ju grows she excels in school. Joon, her brother, is a talented artist. Apa stars drinking too much and hitting Uhmma. Young Ju finals sees enough and calls the cops to come help. Young Ju, Joon, and Uhmma finally are able to save enough money to buy a house and move out of the small apartment.