Author: Sherry Garland
Illustrator: Tatsuro Kiuchi
Narrated by: Rona Figueroa
Description: THE LOTUS SEED is the touching story of a young Vietnamese woman who, when forced to flee her country, takes a lotus seed with her as a warm reminder of her past. LeVar explores how traditions and heritage are passed down through generations when he meets families who have come to the United States and embraced more than one culture.
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