Originally from Taiwan and currently living in the San Francisco Bay area of California, Rebecca’s contribution to the arts community began with doodling as a child and has evolved into her serving as the program coordinator for the Community School of Music and Arts. In both her first illustrated picturebook, Bobo and the New Baby (2018), and in Queen of Physics (2019), Rebecca primarily uses printmaking techniques and color pencil. Visit her website to learn more about her and view some of her work.
Queen of Physics has received numerous awards and honors in 2020 including the Asian/Pacific American Libraries Association’s youth literature award, the ILA Children’s and Young Adults’ Book Award Nonfiction Honor, ALA’s Notable Children’s Book, and a NCTE Orbis Pictus Recommended Book.
Rebecca's Process & Artifacts
Listen to Rebecca explain how she researched and illustrated Queen of Physics. In particular she addresses: