VIRTUAL - Lyla Lee - MINDY KIM & THE BIRTHDAY PUPPY

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Saturday, June 6, 2020 - 3:00pm
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Gather the family and join us as we host author Lyla Lee for her new, fun chapter book, MINDY KIM AND THE BIRTHDAY PUPPY! Children are welcome to bring their own pet or favorite stuffed animal to show the author!  A great event for our younger readers!


Fresh off the Boat meets Junie B. Jones in this third novel in an adorable chapter book series about Mindy Kim, a young Asian American girl who wants a puppy for her birthday!

All Mindy Kim has ever wanted is a puppy of her very own. After all, having all the toy dog plushies in the world isn’t quite the same thing as a real one! She wants a dog to take on walks, teach tricks, and cuddle with. She knows she has what it takes to be the perfect pet owner, and she thinks a dog would be a perfect gift for her upcoming birthday.

But her dad isn’t so sure she’s ready for the big responsibility. Can Mindy prove to her dad that she can handle a new addition to the Kim household?


Lyla Lee is the author of the Mindy Kim series as well as the upcoming YA novel, I’ll Be the One. Although she was born in a small town in South Korea, she’s since lived in various parts of the United States, including California, Florida, and Texas. Inspired by her English teacher, she started writing her own stories in fourth grade and finished her first novel at the age of fourteen. After working various jobs in Hollywood and studying psychology and cinematic arts at the University of Southern California, she now lives in Dallas, Texas. When she is not writing, she is teaching kids, petting cute dogs, and searching for the perfect bowl of shaved ice. You can visit her online at LylaLeeBooks.com.   
 

Mindy Kim and the Birthday Puppy Cover Image
By Lyla Lee, Dung Ho Hanh (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534440135
Availability: Coming Soon - Pre-Order Now
Published: Aladdin - June 9th, 2020

Mindy Kim and the Yummy Seaweed Business Cover Image
By Lyla Lee, Dung Ho (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534440074
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Aladdin - January 14th, 2020

Mindy Kim and the Lunar New Year Parade Cover Image
By Lyla Lee, Dung Ho (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534440104
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Aladdin - January 14th, 2020