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Lady of Ch'iao Kuo, warrior of the south —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

In 531 A.D., a fifteen-year-old princess of the Hsien tribe in southern China keeps a diary which describes her role as liaison between her own people and the local Chinese colonists, in times of both peace and war.

Auntie Tiger [Little Red Riding Hood]

In this version of Red Riding Hood set in China, Big Sister sets aside her differences with Little Sister to rescue her from a tiger in disguise.

The magic paintbrush. —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

Steve can hardly believe it. With his new paintbrush, whatever he paints becomes real. Now he, Grandfather, and Uncle Fong can wish for anything they want. Uncle Fong uses the paintbrush to return to China, to the villag...

A dragon's guide to the care and feeding of humans —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

Crusty dragon Miss Drake's new pet human, precocious ten-year-old Winnie, not only thinks Miss Drake is her pet, she accidentally brings to life her "sketchlings" of mysterious and fantastic creatures hidden in San Franc...

An American girl, Isabelle dances into the spotlight

Nine-year-old Isabelle is an inspired dancer with a flair for fashion design. She's thrilled to be studying ballet at a prestigious performing arts school but her classmates are so talented, and she can't help feeling th...

A dragon's guide to the care and feeding of humans —Yep, Laurence, 1948- author.
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Crusty dragon Miss Drake's new pet human, precocious ten-year-old Winnie, not only thinks Miss Drake is her pet, she accidentally brings to life her "sketchlings" of mysterious and fantastic creatures hidden in San Franc...

Designs by Isabelle. 2 —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

Ten-year-old Isabelle finds a creative way to use her talent for fashion design to help her older sister Jade, who is performing the role of Clara in the Nutcracker ballet.

The dragon prince : a Chinese Beauty & the beast tale —Yep, Laurence, 1948- author.

A poor farmer's youngest daughter agrees to marry a fierce dragon in order to save her father's life.

The journal of Wong Ming-Chung : a Chinese miner —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

A young Chinese boy nicknamed Runt records his experiences in a journal as he travels from southern China to California in 1852 to join his uncle during the Gold Rush.

Hiroshima : a novella —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

Describes the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, particularly as it affects Sachi, who becomes one of the Hiroshima Maidens.

City of fire —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

Twelve-year-old Scirye and her companions travel to Houlani, a new Hawaiian island created by magic, where they enlist the help of volcano goddess Pele in an attempt to stop an evil dragon and a mysterious man from alter...

City of ice —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

From the islands of Hawaii, Scirye and her loyal companions pursue the villainous Mr. Roland and evil dragon Badik all the way to the city of Nova Hafnia in the icy Arctic Circle, to prevent Roland from obtaining the pow...

A dragon's guide to making your human smarter —Yep, Laurence, 1948- author.

Winnie is challenged to adapt to a new school for girls where teaching is anything but ordinary and where the eclectic student body includes magicals as well as humans, and while Winnie uses her wits to find her own way,...

City of death —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

"Scirye and her loyal companions chase the villainous Mr. Roland for a final showdown at Riye Srukalleyis, the City of Death, located in the heart of the Kushan Empire, along the Silk Road. There, they reunite with old f...

When the circus came to town —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

An Asian cook and a Chinese New Year celebration help a ten-year-old girl at a Montana stage coach station to regain her confidence after smallpox scars her face.

The shell woman & the king : a Chinese folktale —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

To save herself and her husband from an evil king, Shell agrees to bring him three wonders.

Spring Pearl : the last flower —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

Called boyish by her new family for being able to read and write, twelve-year-old, orphaned Spring Pearl's "odd ways" help save the family during the 1857 Opium War in Canton, China.

The Khan's daughter : a Mongolian folktale —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

In this retelling of a Mongolian folktale a simple shepherd must pass three tests in order to marry the Khan's beautiful daughter.

The boy who swallowed snakes —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

An honest young boy tries to get rid of an ever-increasing number of snakes that have come with the bowlful of silver coins he found.

The butterfly boy —Yep, Laurence, 1948-

A boy, who dreams he is a butterfly, sometimes forgets whether he is a butterfly or boy and gets into trouble.

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