PAUL YEE is a writer and archivist who grew up around Vancouver’s Chinatown and is now living in Toronto. He has written many stories and has won the Ruth Schwartz Children’s Book Award, the IODE Book Award and the Sheila A. Egoff Children’s Prize. In 2012, he won the Vicky Metcalf Award for Childrens Literature for over 30 years documenting the Chinese Canadian experience from its early days to the present. www.paulyee.ca
Author Paul Yee tells the stories of eight Canadian Chinatown's -- Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, Winnipeg, Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, and Halifax -- and explores the unique culture and heritage of each.