I’m a children’s writer, an early literacy educator, and an advocate for diverse bookshelves. I’m represented by Tracy Marchini at BookEnds Literary Agency.
THE YELLOW SUITCASE
“A thoughtful story that artfully addresses the loss of a grandparent from an immigrant perspective.” – Kirkus Reviews
“This thoughtful picture book provides a rare and necessary perspective, free of tropes and clichés: that of the contemporary bicultural child…” – American Library Association’s (ALA) Booklist
NEW! COMING FALL 2020!
A GIFT FOR AMMA
My campaign for diverse children’s literature:
Ten Reasons Parents Should Read Multicultural Books to Kids
The Brown Bookshelf’s Declaration in Support of Children
On The Importance of Difficult Themes in Children’s Literature
CBC Diversity: Multicultural Children’s Book Day Feature