Carol Hinz at Lerner/Carolrhoda has bought world rights to From the Tops of the Trees by Kao Kalia Yang, illustrated by Rachel Wada. In this picture book memoir, a girl who has known only life within a refugee camp in Thailand gains new perspective when her father carries her to the top of a tree in a gesture of possibility, hope, and love. Publication is slated for fall 2021; Heather Karpas at ICM Partners represented the author, and Amy Tompkins at Transatlantic Agency represented the illustrator.