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Lisa Yee Papers, undated, 2003-2010

Summary Information
Title: Lisa Yee Papers
Dates: undated, 2003-2010
Creator: Yee, Lisa
Extent: 3 boxes (3.45 cubic feet)
Language: Collection materials in English
Collection Number: CLRC-2127
Abstract:
This collection consists of manuscript material related to seven books by Lisa Yee, published between 2005 and 2011.

Repository: University of Minnesota. Children's Literature Research Collections.

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Yee, Lisa

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required. Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Copyright:

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Preferred Citation:

Lisa Yee Papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publications are arranged alphabetically by title.


Biographical Sketch

Born on August 27, 1959, Lisa was raised hear Los Angeles, California. She attended the University of Southern California, studying English and Humanities. Her first book, Millicent Min, Girl Genius was published in 2003 and won the Sid Fleischman Humor Award. Her publications have received awards, being named NPR Best Summer Read and USA Today Critics' Top Pick, while Stanford Wong Flunks Big-time was an ALA Notable Book. Yee is also the co-owner and creative director of Magic Pencil Studios, a strategic creative company. She currently resides in South Pasadena, California.


Collection Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of manuscript materials related to seven of Lisa Yee's publications, including corrected typescripts, correspondence, page proofs, galleys, notes and ephemera dating from 2003 to 2010.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • This collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Yee, Lisa
  • Hawaiians -- Fiction
  • Racially mixed people -- Fiction
  • Cousins -- Fiction
  • Hawaiians -- Juvenile fiction
  • Racially mixed people -- Juvenile fiction
  • Cousins -- Juvenile fiction
  • Cousins -- Fiction
  • Friendship -- Fiction
  • Hawaii -- Fiction
  • Hawaii -- Juvenile fiction
  • Fathers and sons -- Fiction
  • Individuality -- Fiction
  • Theater -- Fiction
  • Schools -- Fiction
  • Asthma -- Fiction
  • Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction
  • Individuality -- Juvenile fiction
  • Theater -- Juvenile fiction
  • Asthma -- Juvenile fiction
  • Schools -- Juvenile fiction
  • Best friends -- Juvenile fiction
  • Friendship -- Juvenile fiction
  • Best friends -- Fiction
  • California -- Juvenile fiction
  • Surfing -- Fiction
  • Surfing -- Juvenile fiction
  • Helping behavior -- Fiction
  • Monk seals -- Fiction
  • Children's stories
  • Moving, Household -- Juvenile fiction
  • Divorce -- Juvenile fiction
  • Parent and child -- Juvenile fiction
  • Moving, Household -- Fiction
  • Divorce -- Fiction
  • Parent and child -- Fiction
  • Letters -- Fiction
  • California -- Fiction
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Aloha, Kanani, 2011 
Box 1
Corrected typescript, 2009-2010  Box 1 , Folder 1-4
 
Correspondence, page proofs, notes, undated, 2010  Box 1 , Folder 5
 
Bobby the Brave (Sometimes), 2010 
Box 1
Corrected typescript, 2009  Box 1 , Folder 6-10
 
Page proof, 2009  Box 1 , Folder 11
 
Page proof, notes, 2009  Box 1 , Folder 12
 
Bobby vs. Girls (Accidentally), 2009 
Box 1
Corrected typescript, 2007-2008  Box 1 , Folder 13-18
 
Correspondence, notes, undated, 2007-2008  Box 1 , Folder 19
 
Good Job, Kanani, 2011 
Box 1
Corrected typescript, 2010  Box 1 , Folder 20-22
 
Page proof, 2010  Box 1 , Folder 23
 
Correspondence, page proofs, notes, 2010  Box 1 , Folder 24
 
So Totally Emily Ebers, 2007 
Box 3
Corrected typescript, 2006  Box 3 , Folder 1-13
 
Galley, 2006  Box 3 , Folder 14-15
 
Galley, Correspondence, Notes, 2006  Box 3 , Folder 16
 
Stanford Wong Flunks Big-time, 2005 
Box 2
Typescript, 2003-2004  Box 2 , Folder 1-4
 
Corrected typescript, 2004-2005  Box 2 , Folder 15-25
 
Corrected typescript, galley, 2005  Box 2 , Folder 26
 
Galley, 2005  Box 2 , Folder 27-29
 
Galley, Correspondence, Notes, Research and Ephemera, 2003-2005  Box 2 , Folder 30
 
Warp Speed, 2011 
Box 1
Corrrected typescript, 2010  Box 1 , Folder 25-30
 
Corrected typescript, correspondence, 2009-2010  Box 1 , Folder 31