Roseanne Thong

Roseanne Thong is the award-winning author of books about the Asian experience. Two of them have earned a Wisconsin-Madison Cooperative Children's Book Center Best of the Year Award. She divides her time between Hong Kong and Southern California, where she always shops in Chinese markets.Yangsook Choi is a highly acclaimed illustrator whose books have been nominated for the California Young Reader medal, acclaimed as Best of the Best by the Chicago Public Library, named as IRA Teachers' Choice books, and been selected by PBS's Reading Rainbow and the Junior Library Guild. She lives in New York City, where she loves to visit Chinatown.