Jaime Kim

Jaime Kim was born South Korea and moved to the US when she was eighteen. Her favorite things are the sun, moon, and stars—which is why they always creep into her artwork. She lives in North Carolina.


What was your favorite book when you were a child?

A Hen into the Wild (Korean Edition)
The Little Prince

What’s your favorite line from a book?

“All grown-ups were children, although few of them remember it.”—Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince

Who are your top three favorite authors or illustrators?

Peter Doig (painter)
Suzy Lee (illustrator)
Jon Klassen (illustrator)