TAKAYAMA, Sandi. American, b. 1962. Genres: Children's fiction. Career: Elementary school teacher in Hawaii, 1987-90; elementary school librarian in Hawaii, 1991-. Publications: The Musubi Man: Hawaii's Gingerbread Man, 1996; Sumorella: A Hawaii Cinderella Story, 1997; The Prince and the Li Hing Mui: Hawaii's Princess and the Pea, 1998. Address: c/o Bess Press, 3565 Harding Ave., Honolulu, HI 96816, U.S.A.