Author Joanna Ho

The Reading Bug is thrilled to present Author Joanna Ho at your school!  Be sure to get your author signed copies below!

Event Date: 
Tuesday, March 19, 2024
Friday, March 15, 2024
In order for your child to receive their signed book(s) on the day of the event in school, orders must be placed on or before the date above. Late orders will be available for pick-up at The Reading Bug and may not be able to be personalized.

To order and personalize author-signed copies delivered to your child in-school for the author visit, complete this form.
FIRST, review the books below.
THEN, select quantities of each title to order (leave quantity as 0 if you do not wish to order a title).
NEXT, add details about your child & school and set personalization options.
FINALLY, add your order to cart, then check-out and pay. Order confirmation will be sent after payment.

Pre-order author signed copies using this form. Books will be delivered to your child's teacher on the day of the event.
Your order can help your school! For every $200 spent, The Reading Bug donates BugBucks to fund school purchases.

Books Available for Purchase: 

"This tale of self-acceptance and respect for one’s roots is breathtaking.” —Kirkus (starred review)

“A young girl finds beauty in her uniqueness.” —School Library Journal (starred review)

“A lyrical celebration of her eyes, their shape, spirit, and legacy.”  —Booklist (starred review)

“A poignant testament to familial love and legacy.” —Publishers Weekly

“By examining the life of Ma, whose story resonates with courage, persistence, and unity, Ho inspires readers to break barriers of their own.” —Horn Book (starred review)

“Everyone can benefit from Ho’s message of music bringing calm and peace to the world.” —Booklist 

“Hopeful and lovely.” —Kirkus

“An ambitious portrait of a storied humanitarian with a clear message of advocacy.” —Publishers Weekly

“A brilliant treatise to love of self and heritage.” —School Library Journal (starred review)

“A beautifully validating book that builds on the necessary work of its predecessor.” —Kirkus

“Affirmative poetry about a child’s eyes and the tale they tell about him. An uplifting read.” —Booklist

A beautiful adoption story

Say My Name By Joanna Ho, Khoa Le (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Joanna Ho, Khoa Le (Illustrator)

The beauty, meaning and history of names

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First and Last Name
ie: "To Riley." If blank, author will sign book(s) without any personalization.