Journey Home

Journey Home Cover

Journey Home

By Lawrence McKay; Lawrence McKay Jr; Dom Lee

Lee & Low Books, Hardcover, 9781880000656, 1pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1998

Ten-year-old Mai is excited about traveling to Vietnam to search for her mother's birth family who gave her up for adoption during the war. After visiting orphanages and records departments, Mai and her mother track down an elderly man who not only knows their family history, but also shares the unforgettable story of how Mai's mom survived the war. Full color.

About the Author
McKay is the author of Caravan.

DOM LEE was born in Seoul, South Korea and received his MFA from the School of Visual Arts in New York City. With his unique style of art combining techniques of painting and scratching details in encaustic wax, Lee has illustrated many award-winning picture books. He lives with his wife and children in Demarest, New Jersey.