Wesley Chu’s best friend is Michael Jordan, assuming that best friend status is earned by a shared television commercial. If not, then his best friend is his dog, Eva, who he can often be seen riding like a trusty steed through the windy streets of Chicago.
In 2014, Wesley Chu was shortlisted for the John W Campbell Best New Writer Award. His debut, The Lives of Tao, earned him a Young Adult Library Services Association Alex Award and a Science Fiction Goodreads Choice Award Finalist slot. The sequel, The Deaths of Tao, continues the story of secret agent Roen Tan and his sarcastic telepathically bonded alien, Tao. Chu has two books scheduled for 2015: The Rebirths of Tao from Angry Robot plus Time Salvager from Tor.
Interview with Barnes & Noble (April 2015)
Interview with SFF World (April 2015)
Interview with Skiffy & Fanty (August 2014)
Article about Wesley’s Reddit AMA interview on Tor.com (May 2014)
Article at Lawrence M. Schoen (November 2013)
Interview with Comic Book Therapy (November 2013)
Interview with Don’t Panic (October 2013)
Article ‘The Big Idea’ on Whatever (October 2013)
Article ‘Ten Questions about The Deaths of Tao’ on Terrible Minds (October 2013)
Interview on Only the Best Science Fiction & Fantasy (May 2013)
Tao series overview from Barnes & Noble