Karen Bao

Karen Bao does science in the lab, then goes home and writes about it. A Ph.D. candidate at Harvard University, she studies mosquito brains by blasting them with an electron beam. Her favorite activities include cooking, tending her plants, singing, and playing her violin. She is the author of Pangu’s Shadow (Carolrhoda Lab, February 2024), the Dove Chronicles trilogy published by Penguin Teen, and a contributor to the YA anthology (Ab)solutely Normal (Spring 2023, Candlewick Press). Karen writes adult and young adult.

Books by Karen Bao