Sumi misses her mother, who has joined the army. In order comfort Sumi and reassure her that her mother will return home, Sumi's grandmother tells her the story of her family's escape from Seoul, Korea, just before the start of the Korean War. This story is based on the author's family history. Illustrated with color paintings.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Subgenre: People + Places / United States / Asian American, General, Historical / Military + Wars