Authors & Illustrators

Ying Chang Compestine

Ying Chang Compestine is the author of the acclaimed middle-grade novel Revolution Is Not a Dinner Party as well as several picture books and a collection of short stories, A Banquet for Hungry Ghosts. Ying Chang Compestine lives in California.

Books written by Ying Chang Compestine

  • Crouching Tiger

    By Ying Chang Compestine
    Illustrated by Yan Nascimbene

    Hardback, AUS $27.99, NZ $29.99
    A Chinese-American boy gains a new understanding of his Chinese grandfather in this celebratory story of family, martial arts, and the Chinese New Year.

  • Crouching Tiger

    By Ying Chang Compestine
    Illustrated by Yan Nascimbene

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    “Poignant but not treacly, Crouching Tiger deals with an immigrant child’s conflicting emotions toward a grandparent from the old country . . . . Nascimbene’s delicate ink and watercolor illustrations are exquisite.” — The New York

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