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Paper Son wins the 2021 the Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature in the picture book category!
I am immensely honored that Paper Son has won the Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature in the picture book category.
The cover of PAPER SON: THE STORY OF TYRUS WONG is revealed! The illustrations, cover, and pure life of this picture book are thanks to illustrator Chris Sasaki. So much heart and soul went into the making of this — I can’t wait to share the whole of it with you on Sept 24! Read Read more about Paper Son Cover Reveal at Angry Asian Man![…]
I’m so honored to be sharing the story of Tyrus Wong as a picture book coming in Fall ’19.
“Redwall fans will feast on this.” Read more about Publishers Weekly reviews Mice of the Round Table
“Leung creates a fascinating parallel world of mice living alongside Camelot’s famous human inhabitants and neatly laces the action-driven plot with colorful animal and legendary Arthurian characters. Spot art adds to the Round Table feel. Read more about Kirkus Reviews Mice of the Round Table!
This piece was first read at an event hosted by the brilliant Kristen Felicetti, featuring Actual Asian Poets. It is inspired by the many years working at my family’s restaurant, repeating the same phrase over and over to incoming customers. Read more about For Here Or To-Go: A Poem
For the next two months, I’m going to be all over the map—literally. Starting with Emerald City Comic-Con from April 6-11 and Book Expo America in Chicago from May 10-14!
And to top it all off, I’ll have my very first BEA book signing for MICE OF THE ROUND TABLE!
Today was the cover reveal for Mice of the Round Table: A Tail of Camelot—a glorious creation by the supernaturally talented Lindsey Carr and the team at HarperCollins. Read more about Reflections on My Book Cover Reveal
I picked up a pen, I wrote my own deliverance. Read more about Top Writerly Lyrics from the Hamilton Musical, Ranked
Some photo highlights from my recent trip north of The Wall to Iceland, plus our stopover in Amsterdam. Read more about Photo Highlights from My Iceland Trip