By Miriam Moore-Keish Today we're pleased to welcome Su Youn Lee to the WNDB blog to discuss Have You Eaten?, out today, April 19, 2022! A charming, heartfelt picture book debut from Su Youn Lee, Have You Eaten? celebrates one of the many ways we show love, by sharing food. Coco loved sweet … [Read more...] about Q&A With Su Youn Lee, Have You Eaten?
By Andrea Ruggirello In the Korean folktale, “The Story Spirits,” a young boy keeps story spirits trapped in pouches for years. At the end of the story, he cuts open the pouches and sets them free to be enjoyed by all who hear them. This story echoes my experience with traditional Korean … [Read more...] about When Tigers Smoked: Exploring My Korean Culture Through Folklore
Today we are thrilled to reveal the cover for Finding Junie Kim by Ellen Oh. Jacket art © 2021 by Alex Cho. Jacket design by Joel Tippie. The book will be released on May 4, 2021, by HarperCollins. Preorder here! Junie Kim just wants to fit in. So, she keeps her head down and tries not to draw … [Read more...] about Cover Reveal for Finding Junie Kim by Ellen Oh
Today we are thrilled to reveal the cover for Peter Lee's Notes from the Field by Angela Ahn, illustrated by Julie Kwon. The book will be released on March 2, 2021, by Tundra Books. Preorder here! Eleven-year-old Peter Lee has one goal in life: to become a paleontologist. But in one summer, that … [Read more...] about Cover Reveal for Peter Lee’s Notes from the Field