A Map into the World

People, Identity & Culture
A Map Into the World book cover
Author(s):
Kao Kalia Yang
Illustrator(s):
Seo Kim
Age Group:
5-9
Publisher:
Carolrhoda Books
ISBN:
978-1541538368
Year:
People, Identity & Culture

Paj Ntaub, a young Hmong girl, moves into a new home with her family. As the seasons change, so too does her world as she encounters both birth and death. As this curious girl explores life inside her house and beyond, she collects bits of the natural world. But who are her treasures for?

This picture book is a heartfelt story that weaves together threads of family life, community and culture, the natural world, and the power of stories.

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