Books by Huy Voun Lee

THE MAGIC BRUSH by Kat Yeh
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Jan. 1, 2011

In Chinese folklore, the theme of the artist who brings paintings to life is told again and again. Read full book review >

FIRE DRILL by Paul Dubois Jacobs
FICTION
Released: June 22, 2010

"Simple done well" sums up this exploration of a near-universal childhood experience. Read full book review >

FICTION
Released: April 1, 2009

From mid-March through the day after the chicks hatch, Sayre follows a mated pair as they start a family. Read full book review >

1, 2, 3, GO! by Huy Voun Lee
Released: Jan. 1, 2001

Lee (In the Park, 1998, etc.) continues her successful series on beginning Chinese characters with a fourth volume, this time a counting book with children's movements (of hands or feet) providing the action. Read full book review >

CARDINAL AND SUNFLOWER by James Preller
FICTION
Released: April 30, 1998

With quiet elucidation, Preller tells the story of a family of cardinals in a city park. Read full book review >

IN THE PARK by Huy Voun Lee
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: April 1, 1998

In her continuing series of books on writing Chinese characters (In the Snow, 1995), Lee beautifully executes paper-cut illustrations with a spring theme. Read full book review >

IN THE SNOW by Huy Voun Lee
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Sept. 1, 1995

A mother-son walk through a wintry landscape teaches readers the stories behind Chinese characters that represent things they see. Read full book review >