Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Dia's Story Cloth: The Hmong People's Journey of Freedom

Authors/Editors

Chue, Dia
Cha, Nhia Thao

Publisher(s)

New York, NY: Lee and Low Books

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

1998, 24 pages

Description of Resource

The story of Dia, who was born in Laos and fled with her family to Thailand as a child. When she was 15-years-old, she came to the United States to begin a new life with her family. Dia’s story is told through a "story cloth", stitched by her aunt and uncle, which makes up the illustrations of the book. A teacher’s guide also accompanies this children’s book.

Recommended for ages 4-7.

Languages

English

Availability

https://www.leeandlow.com/books/2385/teachers_guide