Happy Book Birthday: Tina Cho’s RICE FROM HEAVEN

Don’t you love birthdays? I do!

Especially when they are book birthdays and I don’t get any older!

And especially when they are book birthday for one of my dearest kidlit friends!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU! HAPPY BIRTHDAY DAY TO RICE FROM HEAVEN!

RicefromHeaven cover

And not only is this a story by a dear critique buddy, the other amazing thing is that this book is based on true events! 

balloon launch 2

I am extremely grateful to Tina for writing this story and informing children and adults of what is happening on the other side of the world. We read a lot about North Korea in the news – but this is something that is going on behind the scenes. It shows such love and compassion on the part of the South Koreans who want the people in North Korea to have food. Learn more about RICE FROM HEAVEN tomorrow on Perfect Picture Book Friday.

 

And how excited I am to see that RICE FROM HEAVEN is the #1 New Release on Amazon in Children’s Asia Books!

tina cho amazon

I know you won’t want to miss our Perfect Picture Book Friday post when I review RICE FROM HEAVEN…and then, to top off this special week, Tina Cho will be stopping by to chat with us and share one of her favorite treats.

Thank you for spending your precious time here.  Pleases remember that the finest gift you can give the authors of your favorite books is to buy their books, review their books, tell your friends about their books, and ask your local library to purchase copies for their collection.

I hope you have a wonderful week and I hope to see you back here on Friday!

 

About viviankirkfield

Writer for children - Reader forever Mom of 3, educator, author of FOUR OTTERS TOBOGGAN: AN ANIMAL COUNTING BOOK (Pomegranate Press, 2019), PIPPA'S PASSOVER PLATE (Holiday House, 2019), FROM HERE TO THERE: INVENTIONS THAT CHANGED THE WAY WE MOVE (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019), SWEET DREAMS, SARAH (Creston Books, 2019), picture book junkie, lover of travel, hiking, fly-fishing, cooking, and playing Monopoly with my 9-year old grandson.

Posted on August 14, 2018, in Book Birthday, Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 12 Comments.

  1. Looking forward to this. Can’t wait for my copy to arrive in the post. 🙂

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  2. This is great, Vivian. Thank you so much for promoting my book!

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  3. Happy Birthday, RICE FROM HEAVEN! Awesome picture of the real balloons!

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  4. I’ve seen great reviews of this book. Happy Book Birthday, Rice from Heaven and Tino Cho. Thanks for featuring it here, Vivian.

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  5. Congratulations, Tina!

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  6. Happy Book Birthday Tina!

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  7. So excited to see this book come out!! Congratulations, Tina and thank you, Vivian!

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  8. Danielle Hammelef

    I can’t wait to read this book and learn about something new while having fun. Birthdays are always fun to celebrate–congratulations!

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  9. Got home today, and my copy of this beautiful book was in the mail!!!

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  10. I have been waiting for this release because it is such an important story. Received my copy on Tuesday! Beautiful book! Congratulations Tina!!!

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  11. I’m happy you and Tina are critique buddies. You make a great team.
    And I’m so pleased to read that Tina’s book, RICE FROM HEAVEN, is the #1 New Release on Amazon in Children’s Asia Books! That’s amazing news.
    Congratulations, Tina!

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