Author & Illustrator

Hyewon Yum

Biography

Hyewon Yum is the author and illustrator of several acclaimed books for children, including Mom, It’s My First Day of Kindergarten!, which earned her the Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Award. She is also the illustrator of A Piece of Home, written by Jeri Watts. Hyewon Yum lives with her family in Brooklyn, New York.

Grandpa Across the Ocean
The Happiness of a Dog with a Ball in Its Mouth
I Am a Bird
Lion Needs a Haircut
Clever Little Witch
Saturday Is Swimming Day
A Piece of Home
Mom, It's My First Day of Kindergarten!
Grandpa Across the Ocean
The Happiness of a Dog with a Ball in Its Mouth
I Am a Bird
Lion Needs a Haircut

Books by Hyewon Yum

    The Happiness of a Dog with a Ball in Its Mouth
    Bruce Handy, Hyewon Yum
    Saturday Is Swimming Day
    Hyewon Yum
    I Am a Bird
    Hyewon Yum, Hope Lim
    Grandpa Across the Ocean
    Hyewon Yum
    Mom, It's My First Day of Kindergarten!
    Hyewon Yum
    A Piece of Home
    Jeri Watts, Hyewon Yum

Book Stats

4
Authored
8
Illustrated
4
Collaborators

All Hyewon Yum Books

YearTitleAuthorPages
2021Grandpa Across the OceanHyewon Yum40
2021The Happiness of a Dog with a Ball in Its MouthBruce Handy56
2021I Am a BirdHope Lim32
2020Lion Needs a HaircutHyewon Yum40
2019Clever Little WitchMuon Thi Van40
2018Saturday Is Swimming DayHyewon Yum40
2016A Piece of HomeJeri Watts32
2012Mom, It's My First Day of Kindergarten!Hyewon Yum40

Collaborators

Bruce Handy
Hope Lim
Jeri Watts
Muon Thi Van