June 24, 2022 10:55
Children's book author and illustrator Baek Hee-na has been honored at the Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards.
Baek's "Moon Pops," published in 2010, was chosen as an Honor Book in the Picture Book category on Wednesday.
The award, established in 1967, is one of the most prestigious prizes for children’s and young adult literature in the U.S.
In 2020, Baek became the first Korean to win the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, the world's most prestigious children's book prize.
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