ISBN-13: 978-07660-3158-6

Linda Sue Park wrote poems and stories from the time she was a very young girl. Today she is the award-winning author of A Single Shard, The Kite Fighters, and other books, many of which draw upon her Korean heritage. This biography tells Park’s story, including what inspired her to be a writer and how she works. She also offers advice to young writers. Filled with childhood photos and many personal quotes.

“Linda Sue Park’s personal and professional lives intersect in this lively and conversational biography...
this is a well-organized and inviting look at a popular Newbery author.”
Children’s Literature, December 2009

“Clearly written...outstanding...many interesting that enhance the text....excellent choices...”
School Library Journal, November 2009

“...a well-organized little biography that will appeal to young fans of the author.”
TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, November 2009