Ally Hwang and Amy C. Smith

A Good Family by Seo Hajin
Before Noon When the woman was ready to leave and came out, her son was still “playing games.” “It’s been more than thirty minutes.” The boy stopped her hand as it reached out to a palm-size machine. “But I’m ‘studying’ now.” Following the machine’s instructions, the boy spelled and pronounced the English words. Do you understand what I mean? The screen changed and the next word popped up. “What? Only twenty points?” the boy complained, moving the plastic button and clicking through to the next screen. A white puppy appeared on one side of the screen, its tongue darting out...