Remember Me
OR

 
$5.94
Retail $6.99

QUANTITY
In Cart: 0
Available: 25
Paperback
ISBN 9780547248882
Publisher Summary
Jade never ventures beyond the walls of her family's Inner Court; in seventeenth-century Korea, a girl of good family does not leave home until she marries. She is enthralled by her older brother's stories about trips to the market and to the ancestral grave sites in the mountains, about reading and painting, about his conversations with their father about business and politics and adventures only boys can have. Jade accepts her destiny, and yet she is endlessly curious about what lies beyond the walls. A lively story with a vividly realized historical setting, "Seesaw Girl" recounts Jade Blossom's daring attempts to enlarge her world.

Twelve-year-old Jade Blossom, who is impatient with the constraints put on her as an aristocratic girl living in Korea during the seventeenth century, determines to see beyond her small world.
 
If you like this book, here are a few more suggestions
Eli Remembers Real Boy Secret School Small Steps : The Year I Got Polio Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict Walking With Miss Millie Darby Wonder Under Their Skin Under Their Skin I Am David Night Journeys Loot : How to Steal a Fortune Ruby Reinvented Children of Exile Detective's Assistant Cloak Society Forty Acres and Maybe a Mule Joshua's Song In Over Their Heads