Ed Young





Ed Young

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in Tianjin, China
November 28, 1931

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Ed Young is the illustrator of more than eighty books for children, seventeen of which he has also written. Among his books is the Caldecott Medal winner Lon Po Po, which he both wrote and illustrated. He says that his work is inspired by the philosophy of Chinese painting. He lives in Westchester County, New York.


Average rating: 3.99 · 23,420 ratings · 2,612 reviews · 115 distinct works · Similar authors
Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hoo...
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 11,428 ratings — published 1989 — 17 editions
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Seven Blind Mice
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 5,010 ratings — published 1992 — 12 editions
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The House Baba Built: An Ar...
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 427 ratings — published 2011
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Hook
3.45 of 5 stars 3.45 avg rating — 165 ratings — published 2009
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Beyond the Great Mountains:...
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 82 ratings — published 2005
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My Mei Mei
3.45 of 5 stars 3.45 avg rating — 86 ratings — published 2006
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Cat and Rat: The Legend of ...
3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 83 ratings — published 1995 — 4 editions
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What About Me?
3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 69 ratings — published 2002
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The Sons of the Dragon King...
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 62 ratings — published 2004
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I, Doko: The Tale of a Basket
3.47 of 5 stars 3.47 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 2004
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“To all the wolves of the world for lending their good name as a tangible symbol for our darkness.”
Ed Young, Lon Po Po

“whats intelegnece without wisdom”
Ed Young

“Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds. JAMES 1:2”
Ed Young, The Creative Leader: Unleashing the Power of Your Creative Potential

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