Laurence Yep is the acclaimed author of nearly sixty books for young people and a winner of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award. His illustrious list of novels includes the Newbery Honor Books Dragonwings and Dragon's Gate. He is also the author of the Tiger's Apprentice series, The Case of the Firecrackers, Sweetwater, When the Circus Came to Town, a Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies (NCSS/CBC), and The Rainbow People, a Boston GlobeHorn Book Award Honor Book.
Mr. Yep grew up in San Francisco, where he was born. He attended Marquette University, graduated from the University of California at Santa Cruz, and received his Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He lives in Pacific Grove, California, with his wife, the writer Joanne Ryder.--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Dragon of the Lost Sea is, ultimately, nothing more than a quest adventure, but it is elevated by its surprisingly lovely, elegant writing, and distinguished by a Chinese... Read morePublished on Feb. 24 2004 by Ashley Lambert-Maberly
Dragon of the Lost Sea is an excellent fantasy book. It's not too in-depth, but it's still very good. Read morePublished on Dec 30 2003 by Becca
I thought this book was exciting. My favorite part was when the characters were in the caves. I was disappointed in the ending because it left me "hanging".Published on June 10 2003
I read this book a few months ago and I thought it was cute.It was easy reading and I didnt have to take a long time reading it. It is a good adventure story and I liked it. Read morePublished on Oct. 16 2002 by Jaslee Lord
I think this is an awesome book.It is one of the best book i have ever read .My favorite part is the last part when the dragon takes the boy flyingPublished on March 28 2002
Dragon of the Lost Sea is perhaps one of the best Fantasy books I have ever read.Other reviews say that a pearl called the Mist Stone holds Princess Shimmer's sea (The Inland Sea). Read morePublished on May 26 2001 by Adam Gorvin
This book was my most favorite book I've read.It was very interesting and exciting exspecially when I found out the old lady was a dragon. Read morePublished on May 11 2001
If you like dragons, and are not into the real details about what chinese dragons can and can't do, go ahead and read this book. If you bothered by little details.... Read morePublished on June 15 2000
This is a story for all Fantasy-Fiction lovers. It is about an exiled dragon who has lost her home (the Inland Sea). Read morePublished on April 20 2000