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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Gloria Chao  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Young Adult;

Born: , in

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Illinois Connection

Chao lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Gloria Chao is an MIT grad turned dentist turned writer.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library


Junior Library Guild Selection, B&N Teen Blog Most Anticipated Debuts 2018, Justine Magazine’s Most Anticipated Books 2018, Bustle’s 27 Most Anticipated YA Contemporary Books, New York Public Library’s Most Anticipated YA Books of 2018, Hypable’s Most Anticipated Diverse YA Books of 2018, Read Brightly’s 18 Most Exciting YA Books of 2018, Book Riot’s Must Read February Books, Starred Reviews - VOYA, School Library Journal, Booklist, Publishers Weekly - " American Panda"

Speaking Engagements

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