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Ed Young (1) (1931–2023)

Autor(a) de Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story from China

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33+ Works 8,632 Membros 491 Reviews 1 Favorited

About the Author

Caldecott Medalist Ed Young is the illustrator of over eighty books for children, seventeen of which he has also written. Born in Tientsin, China in 1931, Ed Young grew up in Shanghai and later moved to Hong Kong. As a young man, he came to the United States on a student visa to study architecture mostrar mais but turned instead to art. Young began his career as a commercial artist but found himself looking for something more expansive, expressive, and timeless. He discovered all this, and more, in children's books. Young's quest for challenge and growth are central in his role as illustrator. A graduate of the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, Young has since taught at the Pratt Institute, Yale University, Naropa Institute, and the University of California at Santa Cruz. In 1990, his book Lon Po Po was awarded the Caldecott Medal. He has also received two Caldecott Honors - for The Emperor and the Kite and Seven Blind Mice - and was twice nominated for the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, the highest international recognition given to children's book authors and illustrators who have made a lasting contribution to children's literature. In addition to Ed Young's writing and illustration career, he is also a respected master of t'ai chi and has been teaching students for over 30 years. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

Obras de Ed Young

Seven Blind Mice (1992) 2,685 cópias
Beyond the Great Mountains (2005) 214 cópias
Voices of the Heart (1997) 131 cópias
My Mei Mei (2006) 124 cópias
I, Doko: The Tale of a Basket (2004) 123 cópias
What About Me? (2002) 113 cópias
Hook (2009) 104 cópias
The Cat From Hunger Mountain (2016) 93 cópias
Monkey King (2001) 66 cópias
Night Visitors (1995) 62 cópias

Associated Works

Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze (1932) — Ilustrador, algumas edições1,359 cópias
The Double Life of Pocahontas (1983) — Ilustrador, algumas edições1,251 cópias
Yeh-Shen: A Cinderella Story from China (1982) — Ilustrador — 1,197 cópias
The Emperor and the Kite (1967) — Ilustrador — 705 cópias
Wabi Sabi (2008) — Ilustrador — 621 cópias
Sadako (1993) — Ilustrador — 426 cópias
Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out (2008) — Contribuinte — 353 cópias
The Girl Who Loved the Wind (1972) — Ilustrador — 202 cópias
The Turkey Girl: A Zuni Cinderella Story (1996) — Ilustrador — 142 cópias
Moon Bear (2010) — Ilustrador — 110 cópias
The Hunter (2000) — Ilustrador — 109 cópias
Bitter Bananas (1994) — Ilustrador — 95 cópias
Bicycle Rider (1832) — Ilustrador — 87 cópias
Whale Song (Sandcastle Books) (1987) — Ilustrador, algumas edições72 cópias
Tikvah: Children's Book Creators Reflect on Human Rights (2001) — Contribuinte — 62 cópias
Desert Song (2000) — Ilustrador, algumas edições61 cópias
White Wave: A Chinese Tale (1979) — Ilustrador — 52 cópias
Shanghai Messenger (2005) — Ilustrador, algumas edições50 cópias
The First Song Ever Sung (1993) — Ilustrador — 50 cópias
While I Sleep (1992) — Ilustrador — 42 cópias
Seven Fathers (2011) — Ilustrador — 34 cópias
The Red Lion: A tale of ancient Persia (1977) — Ilustrador — 29 cópias
8,000 stones; a Chinese folktale (1972) — Ilustrador — 19 cópias
The Mean Mouse and Other Mean Stories (2000) — Ilustrador — 7 cópias
Cricket Magazine, Vol. 6, No. 1, September 1978 (1978) — Ilustrador — 2 cópias
Cricket Magazine, Vol. 6, No. 2, October 1978 (1978) — Contribuinte — 2 cópias

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Conhecimento Comum

Outros nomes
Young, Ed (Tse-chun)
Data de nascimento
1931-11-28
Data de falecimento
2023-09-30
Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
China (birth)
USA
Local de nascimento
Tientsin, China
Educação
Pratt Institute (1958-59)
Ocupação
illustrator
author

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I thought the concept of the photo collages and the lyrical text was great, but I found some of the text hard to read throughout because of the font. This could be a problem regarding children with disabilities.
 
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aiudim2 | Apr 16, 2024 |
Incredible Red-Riding Hood story from China.
 
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mrsandersonreads23 | outras 241 resenhas | Apr 14, 2024 |
Independent Reading Level: Grades 2-4
Awards: 1990 Caldecott Medal
 
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lazwilliams | outras 241 resenhas | Dec 5, 2023 |
EducatingParents.org rating: Approved
 
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MamaBearLendingDen | outras 93 resenhas | Dec 1, 2023 |

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Obras
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Membros
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Popularidade
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Avaliação
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Resenhas
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ISBNs
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