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Benson Shum

Benson Shum is a children’s book Author and Illustrator. He uses watercolor, ink and digital tools to create his illustrations. SLOTH WENT (2020) published with Bloomsbury, received a starred review from Booklist. His most recent book ALEX’S GOOD FORTUNE (2020) published with Penguin Workshop is available at your local bookstore. And ANZU THE GREAT KAIJU (Roaring Brook Press) coming fall 2021. Benson is also an Animator at the Walt Disney Animation Studios, where he was a part of such films as Frozen, Big Hero 6, Zootopia, Moana, Frozen 2, Raya and the Last Dragon and Encanto.