Life Is Good with Yvette Fernandez and Isabel Roxas

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Children's Book Event

Life Is Good with Author Yvette Fernandez

Author Yvette Fernandez and Illustrator, Isabel Roxas will discuss their new children's book, Life Is Good: A Tale of Two Elephants, which explores the themes of love and loss. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing at  AsiaStore.

Fernandez's late sister and co-author Jackie Fernandez-Suntay had just finished her fellowship at a Harvard Medical School hospital when she was diagnosed with cancer. She and her husband Bobbit Suntay founded the Carewell Community Foundation, a nonprofit foundation that provides information and support to people living with cancer.


About the Author and Illustrator

Yvette Fernandez is the editor of Town & Country Philippines and the author of over a dozen books including Haluhalo Espesyal, Nanay Coring: The Story of Nat'l Book Store's Socorro Ramos, Simply Jesse: The Story of Jesse Robredo.  

 


Isabel Roxas is an award-winning illustrator, designer, ceramicist, and avid reader. She has  Illustrated numerous children's books, including Let me Finish! (Mihn Le), Araw sa Palengke (May Tobias Papa), and 2018 Newbery Medal winner Hello, Universe (Erin Entrada Kelly).

 


 

Event Details

Sat 30 Jun 2018
2 - 4 p.m.

AsiaStore at Asia Society

725 Park Ave. NY, NY 10021

Admission to AsiaStore is free
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