TITLE: Ed Young
SPEAKER: Ed Young
EVENT DATE: 2002/10/12
RUNNING TIME: 19 minutes
Speaker Biography: Ed Young, born in Tientsin, China, has illustrated over 70 books for children, 15 of which he has written. A two-time Hans Christian Andersen Medal nominee, he is the author-illustrator of "Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China," winner of the 1990 Caldecott Medal and "Seven Blind Mice," a Caldecott Honor Book, and the illustrator of "The Emperor and the Kite," a Caldecott Honor Book by Jane Yolen. His most recent books are "Monkey King" and "What About Me." Young lives in Westchester, N.Y.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2002