The Whispering Cloth: A Refugee's Story

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Mai listens to Hmong women as they stitch pa'ndau--brightly colored story cloths--and prepares to find her own story of hope and faith to stitch

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About the Author:

Pegi Deitz Shea visited Ban Vinai, the refugee camp in Thailand where this story is set. She is the author of Bungalow Fungalow and lives in Rockville, Connecticut.

Anita Riggio is the author-illustrator of several books, including A Moon in My Teacup and Beware the Brindlebeast, both published by Boyds Mills Press. She lives in Wethersfield, Connecticut.

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A Hmong refugee girl remembers painful episodes from her life in a pa'ndau, a traditional story cloth. Close-up photos of Yang's textured needlework "add to the [tale's] poignancy," said PW. Ages 3-8.
- poignancy," said PW. Ages 3-8.
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