Book by Wondra Chang
"Sonju" opens on a chilly day in November, 1946 in Seoul, Korea. Japan has ended its thirty-five-year occupation of Korea after the bombing of Nagasaki and Hiroshima. The American military has become the new occupier. Sonju is on the way to her best friend's house when she sees two Americans in military uniforms walking ahead of her, and her heart stirs. So begins the story that spans over two decades. "Sonju" received the coveted Kirkus Star and was hailed as one of Kirkus Reviews' Best Books of 2021.
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