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The Magic Paintbrush by Kat Zhang and Eric Darnell
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May 21, 2024 | ISBN 9780593179932

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Inventive, playful, and bursting with action…this wildly fun and deeply inspiring book crosses oceans and reaches across generations, in order to touch our hearts.” —David Henry Hwang, Tony Award Winner and 3-time Pulitzer Prize Finalist (M. Butterfly)

Gorgeous and gripping!  Brimming with imagination and heart, The Magic Paintbrush shines promisingly as a new fantasy franchise in the making.” —Soman Chainani, author of The School for Good and Evil series
Enormously fun! Amy, Luna, and company will make you believe in the power of art!” —Gene Luen Yang, author American Born Chinese
A mythical, multi-generational thrill ride for the ages—and a love letter to the universal power of Art and Imagination.”  —Mark Siegel, author of The 5 Worlds series
An unforgettable fantasy adventure filled with humor, amazing illustrations, and the importance of never losing your creative spark.”  —Ellen Oh, author of Finding Junie Kim

An earnest, heart-warming and captivating adventure, The Magic Paintbrush is a charming romp of a tale. Sure to touch anyone with a creative soul.”  —Jo Rioux, author of The Cat’s Cradle series

[A] high-stakes adventure in this stimulating tale filled with Chinese folklore….this vibrant story by Zhang and debut author Darnell details a thrilling escapade via swift storytelling and moments of humor, warmth, and growth.” —Publishers Weekly

An exciting tale of friendship, family, and embracing the magic of our imagination.” Kirkus Reviews

Readers will become invested in Amy’s enchanted adventure in this exciting and imaginative story with nail-biting passages.”Booklist

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