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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Phil Yeh  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Born: 1954 in Chicago, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Yeh was born in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Phil Yeh is a freelance cartoonist, illustrator, and writer. He is the owner and publisher of Fragments West. He founded Uncle Jam (newspaper) in Long Beach, California, and Cartoonist Across America & the World, a program that is dedicated to promoting literacy and creativity through school visits and community mural paintings.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Adventures of a Modern Day Unicorn
ISBN: B000K07Q16

Valentine Press. 1981

The Magic Gumball MacHine and Company

Fragments west/ the Valentine Press. 1982

Mr. Frank goes to Washington D.C
ISBN: 0916063003

Fragments West/Valentine Press. 1984

Book by Yeh, Phil

Frank the Unicorn and Syd Ha Sitbird on the Brooklyn Bridge
ISBN: 0916063070

Fragments West/The Valentine Press. 1986

A fun story about the day the entire city of New York decided to be happy and sit with Syd. It's a book for everyone looking for an easy way to reduce stress and have fun too. Illustrated.

Frank in England
ISBN: 0916063097

Fragments West/Valentine Press. 1987

Winged Tiger's World Peace Party Puzzle Book
ISBN: 0964414910

Hawaya Inc. 1997

Book by Yeh, Phil

The Winged Tiger and the Lace Princess
ISBN: 0964414945

Hawaya. 1998

Dinosaurs Across America
ISBN: 156163509X

NBM Publishing. 2007

The 50 States of America presented one by one in comics by Phil Yeh’s famous Patrick Rabbit and his Dinosaur friends in full color. One of the most popular comic books (190,000 sold) from Cartoonists Across America, a literacy group using comics for decades to teach literacy to kids all over the US, is now a beautiful exciting educational graphic novel, a fun way to learn about America’s 50 States! Phil Yeh is the champion behind the group and well noted for his tireless tours and appearances at schools and libraries across the land, bringing literacy through comics.

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