Alyce Park Breshears, the daughter of H.K. Park, is a lifelong resident of California, where she and her husband, Robert, are parents to Mychael, Todd, Nycole, and Nathan. Retired, she enjoys reading, writing, and studying the past.
Nine year olds usually do not know how to compete in a race, let alone be on a relay team of four girls. You will read and see these four learn, practice, and set out to win. Their hearts and souls are set to win for the team. Enjoy the pride and teamwork of these four girls.
Living is a country setting; we frequently observe nature’s creatures in their natural settings. Friends and the relationships of those creatures came from watching and imagining how they might exist as friends. Often the author would go to the skimmer and rescue toads who were trapped there, and then release them in the bushes so they could be with their friends.
To know H.K. Park, you must understand that he lived and fought for the cause that consumed his entire being. When he and his bride were forced to flee Korea in 1921, he was determined to see his beloved homeland freed of its brutal Japanese occupation. Even as he built a good life for his family in American, he worked continually to ensure that Sygman Rhee, another exile, would lead Korea.