May 7, 2022 — Author Hope Lim reads from her children’s book My Tree, a story of finding comfort in a new place. The reading was followed by an artistic demonstration by Il Sung Na, the book’s illustrator. (12 min., 14 sec.)
This is the second part of Asia Society Center for Global Education's Stories of Heritage: Asian American Voices in Children's Literature, an #ownvoices reading series that spotlights the works of Asian American children’s book authors. These are presented during the Asian American Pacific Island Heritage Month of May, in partnership with Holiday House Publishing.