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Little Cricket
"Little Cricket" details the impact of the Vietnam War on a Hmong family. The Vangs live peacefully in a small Laotian farming community prior to the arrival of North Vietnamese soldiers. The soldiers destroy crops, burn homes, terrorize the women, and march the men off to war against their will. 9-year-old Kia Vang watches helplessly as her father disappears into the jungle with the Communist army. Kia and her older brother, Xigi, flee to a refugee ...