Ellen Oh

Appearing Courtesy of Friends of the Festival

Ellen Oh is the president and founder of We Need Diverse Books and the author of the Spirit Hunters series for middle grade and the Prophecy trilogy, "Prophecy," "Warrior" and "King," for young adults. Her latest book is "The Dragon Egg Princess."

Oh is a former adjunct college instructor and lawyer with an insatiable curiosity for ancient Asian history. She also loves martial arts films, K-pop, K-dramas and cooking shows, and she is a rabid fan of the Last Airbender and the Legend of Korra series. Oh lives with her husband and three children in Bethesda, Md.

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The Dragon Egg Princess
Children / Teens
March 2020
ISBN 9780062875792
$16.99, INSTORE
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"A magicless boy, a fierce bandit leader, and a lost princess must join forces to save their worlds from foreign forces and a long-forgotten evil that lurks in an ancient magical forest"--

Spirit Hunters
Children / Teens
June 2018
ISBN 9780062430090
304 pages
$7.99, INSTORE
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“Oh has crafted a truly chilling middle grade horror novel that will grab readers’ imaginations. More/less

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