Lisa Yee’s books for middle grade readers include Millicent Min, Girl Genius, which won the Sid Fleischman Humor Award, Stanford Wong Flunks Big-Time, and So Totally Emily Ebers. Warp Speed, her newest novel, is the eagerly anticipated spin-off of the Millicent trilogy, and features a Star Trek geek who gets beat up everyday at school.
Lisa's young adult novel, Absolutely Maybe, was named a YALSA Teen's Top Ten nominee, and a new chapter book series for younger readers includes Bobby Vs. Girls (Accidentally) and Bobby the Brave (Sometimes). She has also written for Good Luck, Ivy for American Girl, plus their 2011 Girl of the Year Books, Aloha, Kanani and Good Job, Kanani.
A Thurber House Children’s Writer-in-Residence, Lisa’s other accolades include Publishers Weekly Flying Start, USA TODAY Critics’ Top Pick, Fox Sports Network American in Focus, ALA Notable book, and more.
Visit Lisa at www.lisayee.com or check out her blog here at Red Room.
As a kid I devoured books. That hasn't stopped.
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