A Single Shard is a novel by Linda Sue Park, set in 12th-century Korea. It won the Newbery Medal, awarded for excellence in children's literature; it also received an honorable mention from the Asian/Pacific American Awards for Literature. A Single Shard Clarion Books, Ages 9 and up. Reviews. “Park (Seesaw Girl) molds a moving tribute to perseverance and creativity in this finely etched novel set in mid- to lateth-century Korea. In Ch'ul'po, a potter's village, Crane- man (so called because of one shriveled leg) raises year-old orphan Tree-Ear . A Single Shard Paperback – January 10, In this Newbery Medal-winning book set in 12th century Korea, Tree-ear, a year-old orphan, lives under a bridge in Ch’ulp’o, a potters' village famed for delicate celadon ware. This item:A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park.
A Single Shard has ratings and reviews. Ross said: What a beautiful book. It is far more accessible than I had imagined knowing only that it. Park (Seesaw Girl) molds a moving tribute to perseverance and creativity in this finely etched novel set in mid- to late 12th-century Korea. In Ch'ul'po. Complete summary of Linda Sue Park's A Single Shard. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of A Single Shard.
Award-winning reading solution with thousands of leveled readers, lesson plans, worksheets and assessments to teach guided reading, reading proficiency and comprehension to K-5 students. Robbers attack Tree-ear and destroy Min's pottery, but Tree-ear continues the trip and presents a single shard of a broken vase to the king's emissary. The shard provides enough detail to convince the emissary to offer Min a royal commission. Tree-ear returns home and finds that Crane-man has died. Min and his wife invite .