Thursday, April 10, at 7 p.m. at Kidsbooks, 3083 West Broadway

Kidsbooks invites you to meet Joy Kogawa in celebration of her new book, Naomi’s Tree. This beautiful picture book touches on the internment of Canadians of Japanese descent during the Second World War. Illustrated by Ruth Ohi, Naomi’s Tree is based on the characters from Joy Kogawa’s classic novel, Naomi’s Road. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

Tickets are $5 available at Kidsbooks, or by phone at 604-738-5335, and are fully redeemable toward Joy Kogawa’s books on the night of the event only.

If you would like signed copies but are unable to attend, please call or email us in advance.

For more information, email us at or call 604-738-5335.

Jointly sponsored by Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival, The Land Conservancy of BC, and Historic Joy Kogawa House Society.