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Fall 2020

The Most Beautiful Thing

A warmhearted and tender true story about a young girl finding beauty where she never thought to look. Drawn from author Kao Kalia Yang's childhood experiences as a Hmong refugee, this moving… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • Dewey: 305.8959/72073

Reviews

Publishers Weekly

“Yang centers her cherished paternal grandmother in this poignant picture book memoir.”—Publishers Weekly

 

School Library Journal

“A sincere narrative that centers on the power of family love.”—starred, School Library Journal

 

Booklist

“Richly colored mixed-media illustrations feature beautiful, intricate patterns as a backdrop to this tale of a close-knit, multigenerational family.”—Booklist

 

Kirkus Reviews

“A deep and moving reflection on enduring hardship and generational love. . . . Poignant storytelling with stunning visuals.”—starred, Kirkus Reviews