Demi

Demi, along with her husband, Tze-si Huang, has been a practicing Buddhist for more than twenty years. She is the author and illustrator of many children's books, including Firebird, The Dalai Lama, Buddha, and The Dragon’s Tale. Her book The Empty Pot was selected by former First Lady Barbara Bush in 1990 as one of the books to be read on the ABC Radio Network Program Mrs. Bush's Story Time. Demi was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts and started drawing at an early age. She lives in Carnation, Washington.


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Florence Nightingale

Demi; illustrations by Demi
Henry Holt and Co.

Florence Nightingale revolutionized the world of medicine by emphasizing cleanliness, food that was hot and nutritious, and organization in hospitals. What...


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The Dalai Lama

Demi; Illustrated by the author
Henry Holt and Co.

Included is a foreword written by The Dalai Lama. When the thirteenth Dalai Lama died in 1933, the highest holy men in Tibet searched throughout the land...


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Buddha Stories

Demi; Illustrated by the author
Henry Holt and Co.

A golden goose demonstrates the wealth of kindness. A rabbit learns not to believe everything he hears. Throughout the ages, moral tales have been passed...


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The Empty Pot

Demi; Illustrated by the Author
Square Fish

An IRA-CBC Children's Choice.An American Bookseller "Pick of the Lists."


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Liang and the Magic Paintbrush

Demi; Illustrated by the Author
Square Fish

When a poor boy in China receives a magical paintbrush, everything he paints turns to life. But the wicked emperor wants to capture the boy when he hears the...


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