Activity: Vroman’s Local Author Day introducing Judy Choi, John T. L. Lu, and Colyna Winbush
January 27 @ 4:00 pmFree
Vroman’s Local Author Day introducing Judy Choi, John T. L. Lu, and Colyna Winbush
Judy Choi presents and signs The Cloud that Fell from the Sky
The Cloud that Fell from the Sky is a photographic art book that uses imagery, taken by Francis George, to interpret poetry written by Judy Choi and Phoenix Brown. In 2015, Judy Choi, a Harvard and University of Colorado Boulder alum, discovered the poems of her 15-year old niece, Phoenix Brown. Moved by the sophistication, eloquence, and poignancy of Phoenix’s writing, they both set forth to write a book in hopes of sharing their message. Phoenix’s poems document the travesty of a child watching both her parents succumb to drug addiction, while Judy’s writing portrays the anticipation, hope, and disappointment of love. The 152-page, 9-3/4″x 12″ book features 85 original images and 55 poems and is hand bound using traditional Asian stitch binding. Since each book is hand bound, there will be aspects unique to each book.
John T. L. Lu presents and signs The Unlikely Yank
This book is as much a memoir of my first ten years in the United States as it is an immigrant boy’s adventures. Join me on my journey from being a 15-year-old FOB in Hawaii, to academic enlightenments on the Mainland, to my backpacking exploits in Europe. Take a front row seat on my tour bus as I take you on my domestic and international tours. Discover how, I, The Unlikely Yank, utilize my earlier experiences to secure safe passage out of China during political chaos.
Colyna Winbush presents and signs It’s Not Your Fault: Coco Girl to the Rescue
This book, It’s Not Your Fault, is to help adults and children that have been Molested or sexually abused to talk about it and or get help weather its counseling or just to get to safety. This book is also a Molestation /Sexual abuse Prevention booklet as well as a conversation starter about Sexual abuse. This book also introduces COCO GIRL a Super Hero that helps abused children get to safety and she helps adults face the hurtful reality about Molestation and this book is a Great read and can HELP anyone that needs it.