Lorian Tu

Lorian is an author and Illustrator of children’s Books, living in New England with her Family. She loves creating art for children, because she knows that they are the best humans. When she’s not making art, she’s probably exploring the Forest and Mountains, or making something yummy to eat and share. She loves music and reading, and spending time with friends. She is of Chinese, Cuban, and Ashkenazi descent.

Workshops for Writers & Illustrators

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The Crash Course | The Whole Novel Workshop | Summer Camp


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Visiting Our Campus

Our campus (The Barn at Boyds Mills) is tucked away in the foothills of the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania.  It's a few hours from both New York City and Philadelphia, but worlds away from everyday life.

Line drawing of the Barn at Boyds Mills

Our Mission in Action

Equity & Inclusion in Kidlit

The Highlights Foundation positively impacts children by amplifying the voices of storytellers who inform, educate, and inspire children to become their best selves.  Learn more about our impact.

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