Dr. Virginia Loh-Hagan is an author, university faculty member, and former K-8 teacher. She’s currently directing the Liberal Studies program at San Diego State University. She writes books about things that geek her. She especially likes to write about her Chinese-American heritage. After all, she was born on Flag Day in the Year of the Dragon. She's also interested in writing fun facts about monsters, weird bodily noises, urban legends, hot dogs, and anything on the odd side. She has written over 300 books, mainly for children. Her most recent children's book is NIAN: The Chinese New Year Dragon (Sleeping Bear Press, 2019); she has a picture book about Norse gods and goddesses coming out in 2020. She lives in northern San Diego with two non-trained naughty dogs and one semi-well-trained husband.