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The House of Suh: An Award Winning Movie of the True Story of an Asian American Dream Gone Terribly Awry…

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The House of Suh: A Good Son is Committed for Life Yoon Myung and Tai Sook Suh immigrated to America for a better life for their children, Andrew and Catherine. But their pursuit of happiness quickly became riddled with misfortune, culminating on September 25, 1993, when Andrew shot and killed his older sister’s fiancé of …

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APALA Awards for Children’s Books and Young Adult Literature. Have You Heard of These?

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It came as big surprise to me to learn that there is, indeed, an Asian American Children’s and Young Adult Lit Award. It was Faye Bi from Little Brown who kindly pointed it out to me. I am pretty surprised because I spent the last year tracking Google Alert words “Children’s Book Award” in search of …

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Deborah Jiang Stein The UnPrison Project JadeLuckClub http://jadeLuckclub.com Celebrating the road less traveled by Asian Americans Creativity Notable Asian Americans with drug addiction problems

Deborah Jiang Stein: A Life Turned Around From Fractured Beginnings and The Un-Prison Project.

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Deborah Jiang Stein is not an example that your parents ever gave when they went on and on when you were growing up. Oh sure, you’ve heard stories of every child known to your parents who got into Harvard, went to Johns Hopkins Medical School, and/or won the Academic Decathlon. True, your parents might not …

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QuakeBook cover raising money for Japan tsunami and earthquake victims JadeLuckClub http://JadeLuckClub.com Celebrating Asian American Creativity Posts by Japanese Quake Victims How to help Japan victims

Quakebook Blog: A Twitter-sourced charity book about how the Japanese Earthquake affected us all.

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Quakebook Blog is a Twitter-sourced charity book about how the Japanese Earthquake at 2:46 on March 11, 2011 affected us all with all proceeds benefiting the Japan Red Cross. You can sign up to be notified when the book is released here. The #quakebook (2:46: Aftershocks: Stories from the Japan Earthquake) will be available very soon (within …

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Cranes for Clothes from Osh Kosh for Children of Japanese Quake JadeLuckClub http://JadeLuckClub.com ways to help victims of Japanese earthquake tsunami

Cranes for Clothes to the Children of Japan: Get Your Children Involved! From Osh Kosh B’Gosh

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Sometimes it helps children to understand tragedy such as the recent devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan by letting them help. Carter’s has set up a charity called Cranes for Kids: Giving Hope to the Children of Japan. It works like this: Through April 25, OshKosh will  be collecting the paper cranes that you and your …

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