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Includes the name: Wang, Jen

Image credit: Jen Wang at BookExpo at the Javits Center in New York City, May 2019. By Rhododendrites - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=79387552

Works by Jen Wang

The Prince and the Dressmaker (2018) 1,832 copies
In Real Life (2014) — Illustrator — 1,016 copies
Stargazing (2019) — Author, Illustrator — 658 copies
Koko Be Good (2010) 190 copies
Con/Game 1 copy
Ash’s Cabin (2024) 1 copy

Associated Works

Shadow and Bone (2012) — Cover artist, some editions — 10,739 copies
Siege and Storm (2013) — Cover artist, some editions — 6,700 copies
The Likeness (2008) — Cover designer, some editions — 5,655 copies
Flight, Volume One (2004) — Contributor — 942 copies
Flight, Volume Two (2005) — Contributor — 663 copies
Lumberjanes Vol. 4: Out of Time (2016) — Illustrator — 533 copies
As Red as Blood (2013) — Cover design & illustration, some editions — 316 copies
The Hidden Doors (Explorer) (2014) — Contributor — 207 copies
Adventure Time: Marceline and The Scream Queens (2013) — Contributor — 185 copies
Lumberjanes: Bonus Tracks (2018) — Author — 86 copies
Peanuts: A Tribute to Charles M. Schulz (2015) — Contributor — 47 copies
Snacking Bakes: Simple Recipes for Cookies, Bars, Brownies, Cakes, and More (2023) — Cover designer, some editions — 45 copies
Boom Studios Summer Blast 2016 (Free Comic Book Day 2016) (2016) — Contributor — 16 copies
Baltic Comics Magazine š! #9: Female Secrets — Contributor — 9 copies

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Common Knowledge

Birthdate
1984
Gender
female
Nationality
USA
Country (for map)
USA
Places of residence
Los Angeles, California, USA
Occupations
animation assistant
Agent
Judith Hansen (Hansen Literary Agency)

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After designing a gown that turns some heads, Frances is invited to become the dressmaker for a mysterious person reluctant to show their face. An awkward moment suddenly reveals Frances' patron to be none other than Prince Sebastian, whose parents, the king and queen in the midst of pursuing a worthy match for him, are unaware of his enormous secret: at night, he sneaks out in fabulous gowns as the Lady Crystallia.

This is a cute graphic novel which carries a strong fairy tale vibe. I appreciated that both Frances and Sebastian were strong characters who were unwilling to settle for anything other than being their true and honest selves. I do have to say, for all the buildup and secrecy, the central conflict was surprisingly easily and swiftly (not to mention hilariously) resolved. Sweet, affirming and fun.… (more)
 
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ryner | 142 other reviews | May 16, 2024 |
Ah the last comic of Lumberjanes finally finished. Although I will miss the comics terribly, there still are some chapter books to read to get my fill of the girls including my favorite Ripley! There are two stories in this comic. First one is about a ghost story which terrifies one of the campers and soon after a mysterious figure is eating everything in the mess hall. Time for an investigation! The shorter story is about Ripley trying to find Jen with the help of a Sphinx. Art was wonderful in this issue and of course both stories were cute and silly.… (more)
 
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booklover3258 | 1 other review | Mar 28, 2024 |
Una historia pequeña sobre amistad y celos, muy bien llevada y muy bien dibujada.

El estilo de Jen Wang me sigue enamorando mucho.
 
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Cabask | 40 other reviews | Mar 27, 2024 |
Que belleza todo. Que maravilla de comic e historia. Que desfile de amor.
 
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Works
9
Also by
17
Members
3,751
Popularity
#6,756
Rating
3.9
Reviews
290
ISBNs
59
Languages
8
Favorited
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