• Laurence loves researching information for his books. He says it's like a treasure hunt!
• Laurence admires people who are courageous and curious.
• He likes to write about Chinese history so that he can research and learn about his roots as a Chinese American
To find out more about Laurence Yep, go to: www.harperchildrens.com/authorintro/index.asp
Other books written by Laurence Yep:
• Yep, Laurence. Angelfish. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2001.
• Yep. Laurence. Child of the Owl. New York: HarperCollins, 1977.
• Yep, Laurence. The Imp that Ate my Homework. New York: HarperCollins, 2000.
• Yep, Laurence. The Rainbow People. New York: HarperCollins, 1992.
• Yep, Laurence. When the Circus Came to Town. New York: HarperCollins, 2004.