Author Spotlight – Sofia Goodsoul
Literacy | Author Spotlight
Meet Sofia Goodsoul, author of the picture book Nian the Lunar Dragon, beautifully illustrated by Marina Kite. The story tells the legend behind Chinese New Year celebrations.
Sofia talks about the inspiration for writing this book, and shares snippets of her writing process. She hopes that by reading this story, children will develop an interest in and appreciation for Chinese culture and values.
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