As the first Vietnamese librarian and a respected storyteller in Minnesota, Phuoc Thi Minh Tran has shared her experiences and knowledge of Vietnamese culture at various events, storytelling programs, libraries, and schools throughout the state. In addition, she had dedicated her time to helping new immigrants transition into life in America. Within the Asian community, she is involved in various organizations.
Phuoc Thi Minh Tran was recognized for her work bridging cultures and introducing the culture of Vietnam to the mainstream community. She is very proud to have her first book “Vietnamese Children’s Favorite Folktales” published in 2015 by Tuttle Publishing.
For more information about the book, please see the promotional video:
Promotional video for “Vietnamese Children’s Favorite Stories”, a collection of 15 charming short Vietnamese folktales by Phuoc Thi Minh Tran and illustrated by Nguyen Thi Hop and Nguyen Dong