Prize-winning writer Yong Takahashi is a first-generation Korean American. Growing up in Detroit with English as her second language, she worked hard to connect lessons of the New World to rules of the Old World. These struggles helped her develop insight into the human psyche and an eye for appreciating the diverse spectrum of humans around her. Yong lives with her husband in Atlanta, Georgia.
The Escape to Candyland
DARK AND ADDICTIVE INTERCONNECTED STORIES
The Escape to Candyland, published by SFK Press, is a novel in connected stories and vignettes that delves into the complicated, interwoven lives of its characters and explores the secrets they hide.