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Ed Young is the illustrator of more than 80 books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning “Lon Po Po” and the New York Times best-seller “Wabi Sabi” by Mark Reibstein. He has also written and illustrated “The House Baba Built,” which recounts his childhood in Shanghai. Born in China, Young moved to the United States as a young man and pursued his love of art. His new picture book is “Nighttime Ninja” (Little, Brown).

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Ed Young