We’re thrilled to see Maisie Chan involved in this book of beautiful, celebratory, and joyful bedtime stories. Written and illustrated by creators with heritage from across the continent of Asia, Bedtime Stories showcases a curated collection of tales from Asian history, based on important figures and events. Each story is the ideal length to read at bedtime as well as any moment when young readers are looking for an inspirational tale!
This collection features one young reader’s winning entry from the First News and Scholastic competition and would make an empowering and celebratory gift that would be perfect for any child wanting to learn more about history’s untold stories.
Stories include those of:
- King Sejong the Great, a Korean King who invented an alphabet
- Julia Domna, a Syrian princess and Roman empress
- Margaret Lin Xavier, Thailand’s first female doctor
- Sake Deen Mohammed, the Indian man who brought shampooing and curry to Britain.
If you haven’t already, you can grab your copy here.