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Author Johnson-Feelings, Dianne.

Title Presenting Laurence Yep / Dianne Johnson-Feelings.

Published New York : Twayne Publishers ; London : Prentice Hall International, c1995.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  813.54 YEP/JOHN {Bund28 20111209}    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvii, 137 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Twayne's United States authors series. Young adult authors
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-133) and index.
Contents 1. A Garden of Dragons and the Lost Garden: Introducing Laurence Yep (Dragon of the Lost Sea, The Lost Garden) -- 2. Puzzle Pieces of History (Sweetwater, The Serpent's Children, Mountain Light, Dragon's Gate, Dragonwings) -- 3. The Other Outsiders (The Mark Twain Murders; The Tom Sawyer Fires; Kind Hearts and Gentle Monsters; Liar, Liar; Shadow Lord) -- 4. Children of the Owl: The Idea of Identity (Child of the Owl, Sea Glass, The Star Fisher) -- 5. Conclusion (The Shell Woman and the King, The Boy Who Swallowed Snakes, The Ghost Fox, The Curse of the Squirrel, The Man Who Tricked a Ghost, The Butterfly Boy, The Rainbow People, Tongues of Jade, American Dragons) -- Appendix I: Awards and Honors Won by Laurence Yep -- Appendix II: Articles by Laurence Yep ("Writing Dragonwings," "A Garden of Dragons," "The Green Cord," "A Cord to the Past").
Summary Provides biographical information about this Chinese-American award-winning writer and presents literary criticism of some of his works for young adults.
Subject Yep, Laurence, 1948- -- Juvenile literature.
Young adult fiction, American -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Chinese-Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 080578201X