a picture book published by Little Bee Books, August 14, 2018, illustrated by Keum Jin Song.
"In a story based on the author’s own experiences, a young girl in South Korea takes on a covert mission of compassion...This compelling debut will capture the interest of children and adults alike. --Kirkus Reviews
"In a story at once lyrical and hard-hitting, Cho, a South Korean resident, reimagines a 2016 humanitarian mission in which she participated involving a clandestine rice delivery, via helium balloons, to hungry North Koreans...Concluding notes on the history, culture, and politics of the Korean peninsula provide context for this eye-opening, hopeful story. --Publishers Weekly
Rice from Heaven: The Secret Mission to Feed North Koreans