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Thanhhà Lai

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About Thanhhà Lai

Thanhhà Lai is a Vietnamese-American writer of middle-grade and young adult novels. She lives in upstate New York with her husband and daughter.

Her first novel, Inside Out & Back Again (2011), won the National Book Award and a Newbery Honor, and was a New York Times bestseller. Other books include Listen, Slowly (2015) and Butterfly Yellow (2019), her YA debut. Hundred Years of Happiness (2022), Thanhhà's first picture book, is out now.

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Explaining what's going on in the world and the news can be difficult, particularly to children. Inside Out & Back Again can help you find the right words to use. By Thanhhà Lai from Penguin Random House Children's UK.

1 month ago

Refugee Week

Explaining what's going on in the world and the news can be difficult, particularly to children. Inside Out & Back Again can help you find the right words to use. By Thanhhà Lai from Puffin Classics.

1 month ago

Thanhhà Lai

Out now! Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhhà Lai. Published by Puffin Classics.

1 year ago

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