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Ten Days and Nine Nights

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Ten Days and Nine Nights

An Adoption Story

By Yumi Heo

Schwartz & Wade Books, Hardcover, 9780375847189, 40pp.

Publication Date: May 12, 2009

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Description
A girl waits ten days and nine nights for her mom to return from a trip with an adopted baby sister.


About the Author
Yumi Heo is the author and illustrator of many acclaimed books for children. Among the books she has illustrated are Knopf s own "The Lonely Lioness and the Ostrich Chicks "by Verna Aardema; and "Henry s First-Moon Birthday "and "Uncle Peter s Amazing Chinese Wedding," both written by Lenore Look and selected as ALA Notable Children s Books. She is also the author of "The Green Frogs: A Korean Folktale. "She was born in Korea, and currently lives in White Plains, New York, with her husband and their two children."
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