Title: Step from Heaven By An Na
Micheal L. Printz Award
Na, A., 1972. (2002). A step from heaven. New York: Speak.
Short Summary: A young Korean girl and her family have a hard time adjusting to new challenges in America. Finding it difficult to learn English, and adapting to their new life.
Genre:Young adult fiction
Grade Level: 5
Intended Readers: Students who want to read about a young girl’s journey on how to better yourself.
Personal Response: I thought this book was extremely interesting, and to be able to read about this young girl’s journey in America. I would rate this book five out of five stars.
Text Dependent Question: Why did family come to America from Korea?