Chicken of the Sea

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Author(s): Viet Thanh Nguyen & Ellison Nguyen

Ellison Tai Duong Nguyen likes watching videos and drawing comics and playing with Legos. He also likes reading superhero books and playing superhero games.

Viet Thanh Nguyen is a butler, the Alfred to Ellison’s Batman. When he is not butlering, Viet teaches, writes books, gives lectures around the country, and dreams that he might one day draw as well as Ellison. He lives in Los Angeles and is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sympathizer. His next novel is The Committed, the sequel to The Sympathizer, coming out in March 2021.

Illustrator(s): Thi Bui & Hien Bui-Stafford

Hien Bui-Stafford is now a teenager who enjoys sleeping. When he is awake, he reads, draws, plays games, and waits for school to open again.

Thi Bui is a cartoonist who loves to travel the world, talking to people. When she is home, she gets ramen with her son and they draw together. She lives in Oakland, California and is the illustrator of the Caldecott-winning A Different Pond, as well as the American Book Award-winning The Best We Could Do.