Christina Soontornvat

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Christina Soontornvat grew up in a small Texas town where she spent many childhood days behind the counter of her parents' Thai restaurant with her nose in a book. She is the author of many books for young readers, including "The Blunders," illustrated by Colin Jack. Her latest book is "A Wish in the Dark." She now lives in Austin, Texas, with her husband and two children.

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A Wish in the Dark
Children / Teens
Candlewick Press
March 2020
ISBN 9781536204940
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The Blunders: A Counting Catastrophe!
Children / Teens
Candlewick Press
February 2020
ISBN 9781536201093
32 pages
$16.99, INSTORE
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One, two, three . . . Wait, who am I missing? The Blunder kids' head count somehow keeps falling short in this funny and familiar tale. More/less

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