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    • Forgotten Country

    • By: Catherine Chung
    • Narrated by: Emily Woo Zeller
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 25

    On the night Janie waits for her sister Hannah to be born, her grandmother tells her a story: Since the Japanese occupation of Korea, their family has lost a daughter in every generation, so Janie is charged with keeping Hannah safe. As time passes, Janie hears more stories, while facts remain unspoken. Her father tells tales about numbers, and in his stories everything works out. In her mother's, deer explode in fields, frogs bury their loved ones in the ocean, and girls jump from cliffs and fall like flowers into the sea. Within all these stories are warnings.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Tedious story; annoying narrator

    • By Ellen on 05-28-12

    Regular price: $15.36