Donald Wu grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area after moving there as a child from Hong Kong. Years of drawing doodles in school along with a love of comic books led him to study illustration at the California College of the Arts. His current focus is in children's book illustration, but he also has experience with portraiture and editorial artwork. Donald continues to reside and draw his "doodles" in the San Francisco Bay Area. J is for Jack-O'-Lantern: A Halloween Alphabet is his first book with Sleeping Bear Press.