The Cambodian Dancer: Sophany's Gift of Hope
Contributor(s): Reicherter, Daryn (Author), Hale, Christy (Illustrator), Penh, Bophal (Translator)
Publisher: Tuttle: 2015
Format: Hardcover: 32 pages.
Winner of the Moonbeam Children's Book Award Silver Medal for Non-Fiction--Picture Book. The true story of a Cambodian refugee--a dancer and teacher--who built a life in the U.S. after fleeing the Killing Fields of the Khmer Rouge. She then became a counselor to other Cambodian refugees and created a school of dance for children. Full color.