My #FirstPictureBook

A MORNING WITH GRANDPA

May 6, 2016

Tags: A MORNING WITH GRANDPA, Sylvia Liu, Christina Forshay, Lee & Low, first picture book

Environmental lawyer turned children’s author and illustrator, Sylvia Liu was lucky to do what she loved, protecting the oceans and the environment at the U.S. Department of Justice and the nonprofit group Oceana. Her good fortune continued when she won Lee & Low's 2013 New Voices Award. Today she shares the story behind all the work that went into the winning manuscript and her debut picture book, A MORNING WITH GRANDPA, illustrated by Christina Forshay. (more…)