Dave Seow has published 26 children's books. Twenty two were published with the Educational Publishing House (Singapore), including the Sam, Sebbie and Di-Di-Di series and the Baby Animal series. Tuttle, an imprint of Periplus published 'The Littlest Emperor' and 'Monkey: The Classic Chinese Adventure Tale'. Dave studied at the Anglo-Chinese School, Singapore; the Oregon Episcopal School; and is a graduate of the University of Portland, Oregon. After a stint as a sitcom writer with an award-winning television series, he started writing children's books. Many of Dave's books feature his young niece and three nephews as the main characters.