About

Portrait of Mượn Thị Văn
Mượn Thị Văn stitches stories by starlight and by daylight. Some of these stories become books, and some of these books are read around the world. From her acclaimed debut, In a Village by the Sea, illustrated by April Chu, to her latest, Wishes, illustrated by Victo Ngai, her books have received many distinctions, including a Northern California Book Award, a New York Public Library Best Book, a Kirkus Reviews Best Book, and an Irma Black Honor Book. Mượn Thị Văn lives in California.