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A Single Shard

A Single Shard
By (author) Linda Sue Park

A Single Shard

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A Single Shard


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Short Description:

“Contains [the author’s] 2002 Newbery Award acceptance speech”– Cover.

Published: 10 January 2011
Format: Paperback
Pages: 152 pages
Categories: Fiction
ISBN 13: 9780547534268
ISBN 10: 0547534264

Full description for A Single Shard

In this Newbery Medal-winning book, Tree-ear, an orphan, lives under a bridge in Ch’ulp’o, a potters’ village famed for delicate celadon ware. He has become fascinated with the potter’s craft; he wants nothing more than to watch master potter Min at work, and he dreams of making a pot of his own someday. When Min takes Tree-ear on as his helper, Tree-ear is elated — until he finds obstacles in his path: the backbreaking labor of digging and hauling clay, Min’s irascible temper, and his own ignorance. But Tree-ear is determined to prove himself — even if it means taking a long, solitary journey on foot to present Min’s work in the hope of a royal commission . . . even if it means arriving at the royal court with nothing to show but a single celadon shard.

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