Saturday, February 1, 2014

Lisa Yee


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Lisa Yee is a Chinese American writer and the author of Millicent Min, Girl Genius, Stanford Wong Flunks Big-Time, and So Totally Emily Ebers. Lisa has been an inventor, a hand model, and the associate director of a creative think tank. At Walt Disney World Lisa was a writer/producer and one time, when she was the only short person around, she got to be Mickey Mouse. She lives in South Pasadena.

Warp Speed (Scholastic, 2013)

Lisa Yee returns to her core strength in older middle-grade fiction and the characters that made her famous in this "Diary of a Wimpy Trekkie."

Entering 7th grade is no big deal for Marley Sandelski: Same old boring classes, same old boring life. The only thing he has to look forward to is the upcoming Star Trek convention. But when he inadvertently draws the attention of Digger Ronster, the biggest bully in school, his life has officially moved from boring to far too dramatic... from invisible to center stage.


Pasadena Public LibraryBridge to Books

Photos and Thanks

Our fourth annual teen book festival, Pasadena Loves YA, featured 17 authors, 4 panels, and a book blitz.  We owe a gazillion thanks to ...