Laura Gao is the author of Messy Roots: A Graphic Memoir of a Wuhanese American, a Winter/Spring 2022 Indies Introduce young adult selection.
Originally from Wuhan, China, Gao immigrated to a small town in Texas when she was four.
“She was left in Wuhan, China, right after she was born when her parents immigrated to the United States.
Reading this very touching graphic memoir, one hopes for a sequel to learn more about where Laura has planted her roots.”Here, Mullin and Gao talk about crafting a graphic memoir.
Messy Roots: A Graphic Memoir of a Wuhanese-American by Laura Gao (Balzer + Bray, 9780063067769 / 9780063067776, Paperback/Hardcover, Young Adult Graphic Memoir, $14.99/$22.99) On Sale: 3/8/2022.