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Forthcoming:

The hundred choices department store

by ginger Park, Spring 2022

That lonely spell 
by frances Park, Spring 2022

Grandpa's Scroll
by Ginger Park & Frances Park, Spring 2023

OUR BOOKS

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That Lonely Spell

Heliotrope Books

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My Freedom Trip: A Child's

Escape from North Korea

Boyds Mills & Kane

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The Hundred Choices Department Store

Fitzroy Books

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Goodbye, 382 Shin Dang Dong

National Geographic Books

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Where On Earth is My Bagel?

Lee and Low Books

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The Royal Bee
Boyds Mills & Kane

 

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The Have a Good Day Cafe
Lee and Low Books

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Chocolate Chocolate Memoir

Thomas Dunne Books

 

AWARDS

My Freedom Trip

International Reading Association's Children's Book Award

IRA-CBC Teachers' Choice Award 

Notable Books for a Global Society Award

NCSS-CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Book For Young People

Children's Literature Book Award

Capitol Choices Book Award

The Royal Bee

Joan G. Sugarman Award for Children's Literature

Parents' Choice Award

Capitol Choices Book Award

Bank Street Book Award

A Junior Library Guild Selection                                                    

 

The Have A Good Day Cafe

Paterson Prize Book for Young Readers

"Book of the Month" Pick by Rutgers University Project on Economics and Children 

A Rutgers University "Top Five" Book Award

Choices-Cooperative Children's Book Center

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Teachers' Pick

Notable Book for a Global Society

Newsweek magazine praised it as 'The Perfect All-American Story"     

Where On Earth is My Bagel?

Included in the following collections:

English Fiction Grades PreK-2, Early Fluent Dual Language, Early Fluent English, Asian/Asian American English Collection Grades PreK-2, Realistic Fiction Collection Grades Prek-2 English Guided Reading Level L, Asian American Collection English 6PK 

 

NEWS & EVENTS

The Park Sisters are delighted to announce the recent acquisition of their picture book GRANDPA'S SCROLL to Albert Whitman & Company. Release date: March 1, 2023.

Ginger was honored to be a a panelist with authors Mary Quattlebaum, J. Albert Mann, Debbie Levy & Joan Waites for the SCBWI Facts and Form: Writing Compelling Nonfiction and Historical Fiction for Young People at the 2021 SCBWI Mid-Atlantic Conference. 

Ginger & Frances had a wonderful time at the 2021 Eat Local Read Local Book Sale & Festival at Cascades Library in Loudoun County. Thanks to all the parents & kids, librarians & teachers for coming out to support local authors. We're looking forward to next year's event! 

Frances' short story "The Summer My Sister Was Cleopatra Moon" will appear in the inaugural issue of COOLEST AMERICAN STORIES 2022.

Please join the Park Sister at their book launch event on Saturday, March 26, 2022 at 3PM at Politics and Prose for

The Hundred Choices Department Store

& That Lonely Spell.

CONTACT

For Questions & School Visit Information: FrancesandGinger@parksisters.com

Park Sisters' Children's Books agented  by Jennifer Unter at The Unter Agency