William F. Wu
• William's earliest childhood memory is his second birthday party. His guests were a few stuffed animals!
• William's own mother is a published poet. William originally wrote poetry before realizing he wasn't very good!
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Other books about the Gold Rush:
• Blashfield, Jean. The California Gold Rush. Minneapolis, MN: Compass Point Books, 2000.
• Gregory, Kristiana. Seeds of Hope: The Gold Rush Diary of Susanna Fairchild. New York: Scholastic, 2001.