We know that our youngest readers rise with the sun—and we are here for it!

Join us on Saturday, April 22, at 9 am for Morning Stories at Booksweet (1729 Plymouth Road), featuring author Kyunghee Kim, reading from her new picture book, See Us Bloom: Poems on Compassion, Acceptance, and BraveryKyunghee will also answer kid’s questions about what it’s like to be an author and lead a creative activity.

This event is FREE and open to all. Your Eventbrite RSVP is so helpful to our planning.

About Kyunghee Kim //

Author, life coach, public school educator, and proud Korean American immigrant Kyunghee Kim believes that stories have the power to be a catalyst for connection, compassion, and change. Her writing for kids and adults largely focuses on identity, mental health, wellbeing, and living when grief doesn’t go away. She is certified in yoga and mindfulness teaching and she is excited to share her new book, See Us Bloom with local families.

This list brings together some of Kyunghee’s favorite picture books supporting the emotional, social, and personal growth of kids. Take a peek!

About See Us Bloom //

Illustrated by Emily Paik, See Us Bloom is an inspiring and comforting collection of poems that will take kids on a journey to discover their own identities, find inner strength, and learn to love themselves—and one another. Filled with gracefully simple poems and vibrant, lyrical illustrations, all kids will be able to find a piece of themselves reflected within the pages of this book.