About

Tanya Kyi is the author of more than 30 picture books, novels, and information books for children and young adults. She often writes about science, history, pop culture, or a combination of the three. Her recent works include Me and Banksy, Mya’s Strategy to Save the World, and This Is Your Brain on Stereotypes, which Kirkus Reviews called “a must-read primer for change.” Tanya is a past winner of a B.C. Book Prize, a Science in Society Book Award, a Hackmatack Children’s Choice Award, an Information Book Award, and a Montaigne Medal. Her books are available in more than a dozen countries and have been translated into French, Spanish, German, Finnish, Korean, and Chinese.


Tanya Kyi is the author of more than 30 picture books, novels, and information books for children and young adults. She often writes about science, history, pop culture, or a combination of the three. Her recent works include Me and Banksy, Mya’s Strategy to Save the World, and This Is Your Brain on Stereotypes, which Kirkus Reviews called “a must-read primer for change." Tanya is a past winner of a B.C. Book Prize, a Science in Society Book Award, a Hackmatack Children’s Choice Award, an Information Book Award, and a Montaigne Medal. Her books are available in more than a dozen countries and have been translated into French, Spanish, German, Finnish, Korean, and Chinese.

Tanya Kyi is the author of more than 30 picture books, novels, and information books for children and young adults. She often writes about science, history, pop culture, or a combination of the three. Her recent works include Me and Banksy, Mya’s Strategy to Save the World, and This Is Your Brain on Stereotypes, which Kirkus Reviews called “a must-read primer for change." Tanya is a past winner of a B.C. Book Prize, a Science in Society Book Award, a Hackmatack Children’s Choice Award, an Information Book Award, and a Montaigne Medal. Her books are available in more than a dozen countries and have been translated into French, Spanish, German, Finnish, Korean, and Chinese.