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10 thoughts on “Tea with Milk

  1. says:

    In Tea with milk, Allen Say speaks eloquently about the cross cultural conflict between traditional Japanese values and American values Using his trademark beautiful watercolor images to support the text, Say tells the story of a young girl, May, who was raised in San Francisco but moves to Japan with her mother and father who are returning home Young May struggles to find her place in her parents home and finally makes a friend who is enduring a similar struggle Say surprises readers with a In Tea with milk, Allen Say speaks eloquently about the cross cultural conflict between traditional Japanese values and American values Using his trademark beautiful watercolor images to support the text, Say tells ...


  2. says:

    The book is a realistic fiction written and illustrated by Allen Say It s beautiful illustrations depict the story accurately and do a wonderful job of capturing Japanese culture It is about a Japanese girl living in America who although she is familiar with aspects of her culture, she has really adapted to the American culture as well and has made friends in America However her parents move back to Japan, and she had to go back to Japan with them While there she misses her American friends The book is a realistic fiction written and illustrated by Allen Say It s beautiful illustrations depict the story accurately and do a wonderful job of capturing Japanese culture It is about a Japanese girl living in America who although she is familiar with aspects of her culture, she has really adapted to the American culture as well and has made friends in America However her parents move back to Japan, and she had to go back to Japan with them While there she misses her American friends and her life in America, and originally feels out of place in Japan However, as time goes on she begins to find her own way in Osaka Most of ...


  3. says:

    Allen Say retells his mother s childhood and young adulthood, from being an Japanese immigrant in San Fransisco, to moving back to Japan and being treated like an American immigrant This story allows young readers to begin to understand cultural differe...


  4. says:

    Tea with Milk is an eloquent look at the struggle to live in two worlds May grew up in America, but her parents always maintained old world Japanese values When they decide to move back to their homeland, May finds herself out of place and homesick for America Her journey to find where she belongs is inspiring and ultimately speaks to perseverance, being true to one s self, and striking a balance between traditional and modern values I think one of the reasons this story was so engaging was Tea with Milk is an eloquent look at the struggle to live in two worlds May grew up in America, but her parents always maintained old world Japanese values When they decide to move back to their homeland, May finds herself out of place and homesick for America Her journey to find where she belongs is inspiring and ultimately speak...


  5. says:

    Published in 1999 by Houghton Mifflin Walter Lorraine BooksInterest Level 5th 8th GradeThe story of Allen Say s mother is a compelling, heartfelt story about immigration, culture clashes, assimilation, and the meaning of home Through the depictions of May otherwise known as Masako and her cross cultural experiences, the reader is transported to another time period and culture where being an independent woman was a muchdifficult task than imagined Contrasting with Say s Grandfather s Published in 1999 by Houghton Mifflin Walter Lorraine BooksInterest Level 5th 8th GradeThe story of Allen Say s mother is a compelling, heartfelt story about immigration, culture clashes, assimilation, and the meaning of home Through the depictions of May otherwise known as Masako and her cross cultural experiences, the reader is transported to another time period and...


  6. says:

    What is it like to feel like you do not belong To stick out To be ripped from your birthplace and forced to adapt to a new country, a new culture and new people These questions andare answered in Allen Say s phenomenal book Tea with Milk.Every year my class has numerous students whose family originated from another country Now these students will be the experts, being able to explain how it feels to be the new one, adapting to new rules and customs, a new language and way of life They What is it like to feel like you do not belong To stick out To be ripped from your birthplace and forced to adapt to a new country, a new culture and new people These questions andare answered in Allen Say s phenomenal book Tea with Milk.Every year my class has numerous students whose family originated from another country Now th...


  7. says:

    Masako was born in California All of her California friends called her May One day, May s parents decided they were homesick and wanted to move back to Japan This was devastating for May, in Japan, she had to wear kimonos, take high school again, and drink her tea with out milk Her parents tried to console her and even attempted to arrange a marriage to a nice banker for her, but May would have none of it She missed the hustle and bustle of the city She finally found what she had been look Masako was born in California All of her California friends called her May One day, May s parents decided they were homesick and wanted to move back to Japan This was devastating for May, in Japan, she had to wear kimonos, take high school again, and drink her tea with out milk Her parents tried to console her and even attempted to arrange a marriage to a nice banker for her, but May would have none of it She missed the hustle and bustle of the city She finally found what she had been looking for in a city called Osaka There, she...


  8. says:

    Allen Say tells the tale of May and American born girl forced to move back to Japan with her parents after she graduated from high school She immediately faced a cultural backlash when she arriver Her parents wanted her to become something she was not willing to become In an attempt to break free May moved to the city of Osaka and began to work at a department store The story of her finding her independence while fitting into the traditional Japanese culture evolves when she finds love after Allen Say tells the tale of May and American born girl forced to move back to Japan with her parents after she graduated from high school She immediately faced a cultural backlash when she arriver Her parents wanted her to become something she was not willing to become In a...


  9. says:

    Tea With Milk follows a young woman stuck between the Japanese and American cultures of what appears to be the late 1920s Masako, who prefers her American name May, is reluctantly taken back to Japan by her Japanese born parents She hates the men her parents arrange for her, she hates the traditional arts she s forced to learn, and she resents having no one to connect with She runs away to Osaka to work as a lowly elevator operator However, eventually her talents set her on a path towards ha Tea With Milk follows a young woman stuck between the Japanese and American cultures of what appears to be the late 1920s Masako, who prefers her American name May, is reluctantly taken back to Jap...


  10. says:

    This book was very eye opening for me Consider feeling like an outsider in a place where people assume you should fit in This book would help someone feel as though they were not alone in feeling like a cultural outsider The story and the images balanced each other well The illustrations held a lot of emotion in their stillness I also felt that the complex feelings of being an outsider would be accessi...


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Tea with Milk After Growing Up Near San Francisco, A Young Japanese Woman Returns With Her Parents To Their Native Japan, But She Feels Foreign And Out Of Place.

  • Hardcover
  • 32 pages
  • Tea with Milk
  • Allen Say
  • English
  • 08 May 2018
  • 0395904951

About the Author: Allen Say

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