Be part of an extraordinary event! Join us for the official book launch of A Map into the World, a moving picture
Be part of an extraordinary event! Join us for the official book launch of A Map into the World, a moving picture book by acclaimed Hmong American author Kao Kalia Yang. During the event, Kao Kalia Yang will read from her book and answer questions. Copies of the book will be available for purchase, and Yang will sign books at the end of the event.
About the Book
A Map into the World is a heartfelt story of a young girl seeking beauty and connection in a busy world. As the seasons change, so too does a young Hmong girl’s world. She moves into a new home with her family and encounters both birth and death. As this curious girl explores life inside her house and beyond, she collects bits of the natural world. But who are her treasures for?
About the Author
Kao Kalia Yang is a Hmong American writer and author of the award-winning books The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir and The Song Poet. She lives in Minnesota with her husband, her daughter and twin sons. This is her first picture book. Visit her online at www.kaokaliayang.com.