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Laurence Yep

Author of Dragonwings

Includes the names: Luarance Yep, Lawrence Yep, YEP LAURENCE, Yep Laurencea

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Laurence Yep was born in San Francisco, California on June 14, 1948. He graduated from the University of California at Santa Cruz in 1970 and received a Ph.D. in English from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He primarily writes fiction for young adults, but has also written and edited several works for adults. His first novel, Sweetwater, was published in 1973. His other books include Dragonwings, Dragon's Gate, Shadow Lord, Child of the Owl, The Earth Dragon Awakes: The San Francisco Earthquake of 1906, and The Dragon's Child: A Story of Angel Island. He has won numerous awards for his work including the Newbery Medal Honor Book, the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, Jane Addams Children's Book Award, and the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Dragonwings 2,020 copies, 28 reviews
Dragon's Gate 1,326 copies, 15 reviews
The Star Fisher 744 copies, 10 reviews
Hiroshima 687 copies, 7 reviews
Shadow Lord (Author) 420 copies, 3 reviews
Child of the Owl 402 copies, 8 reviews
Isabelle (American Girl Today) 396 copies, 3 reviews
Dragon of the Lost Sea 351 copies, 3 reviews
Mia 303 copies, 4 reviews
The Rainbow People 261 copies, 3 reviews
Cockroach Cooties 252 copies, 2 reviews
Later, Gator 226 copies, 2 reviews
Dragon Steel 169 copies
The Tiger's Apprentice 159 copies, 3 reviews
When the Circus Came to Town 155 copies, 1 review
Designs by Isabelle 144 copies, 4 reviews
The Serpent's Children 144 copies, 5 reviews
Dragon Cauldron 141 copies, 1 review
Dragon War 130 copies
The Lost Garden 125 copies, 4 reviews
Ribbons 122 copies
To the Stars, Isabelle 116 copies, 1 review
City of Fire 115 copies, 10 reviews
The Traitor 114 copies, 1 review
Thief of Hearts 106 copies, 1 review
The Man Who Tricked A Ghost 97 copies, 1 review
Mountain Light 86 copies, 1 review
Bravo, Mia! 86 copies, 3 reviews
Sweetwater 82 copies, 1 review
Dream Soul 78 copies, 1 review
City of Dragons 74 copies, 5 reviews
The Magic Paintbrush 72 copies, 1 review
The Amah 70 copies, 1 review
Dragon Road 70 copies, 7 reviews
Angelfish 66 copies, 1 review
The Case of the Lion Dance 60 copies, 1 review
Sea Glass 58 copies, 2 reviews
Tiger's Blood 56 copies
Dragons of Silk 50 copies, 2 reviews
The Ghost Fox 46 copies
Skunk Scout 44 copies
Tiger Woman 43 copies, 2 reviews
City of Ice 39 copies, 2 reviews
Tongues of Jade 38 copies
Tiger Magic 38 copies, 1 review
The Case of the Firecrackers 37 copies, 3 reviews
The Star Maker 33 copies, 4 reviews
Seademons 32 copies
The Curse of the Squirrel 29 copies, 1 review
Auntie Tiger 22 copies, 4 reviews
The Butterfly Boy 22 copies, 1 review
City of Death 20 copies, 1 review
Liar, Liar 15 copies, 1 review
The Mark Twain Murders 10 copies, 1 review
Breaker's Bridge 2 copies, 1 review
Guys Write for Guys Read (Contributor) 701 copies, 13 reviews
World's Best Science Fiction: 1969 (Contributor) 162 copies
Quark/2 (Contributor) 50 copies, 1 review
Protostars (Contributor) 39 copies
Strange Bedfellows (Contributor) 39 copies, 1 review
Spooky Stories for a Dark and Stormy Night (Contributor) 27 copies, 1 review
Demon Kind (11-in-1) (Contributor) 16 copies

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