About the Author

Maria Wen Adcock, a children’s book author, has written It’s Chinese New Year, Curious George (2023) and My Name is Ai Lin (2025).

Maria is a first-generation Chinese-American writer and founder of the award-winning multicultural parenting blog www.BiculturalMama.com. She has appeared on Bloomberg News, Newsday, The Dr. Oz Show, and Huffington Post.

Maria is a board member of Multicultural Kid Blogs, an organization supporting diverse parenting bloggers, and co-host of the annual publishing event Multicultural Children’s Book Day. She also works at the local library in the children’s department. Maria resides on Long Island with her husband and two children.