Search - List of Books by Don Lee

Don Lee (born 1959) is an American novelist who spent his childhood in Tokyo and Seoul as the son of a State Department officer. He received his B.A. in English Literature from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and his M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Emerson College. He has also served as the primary editor of the literary journal Ploughshares for 17 years. Lee's earlier work have appeared in GQ, New England Review, American Short Fiction, Kenyon Review, and Glimmer Train, with Voir Dire anthologized in Charlie Chan is Dead 2. He has also received fellowships from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the St. Botolph Club Foundation.

His first collection of short stories, Yellow, documents the lives of various Asian American characters living in the fictional Rosarita Bay. Yellow has also won the Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He has followed that collection with the novel Country of Origin, which has earned an American Book Award and an Edgar Award for Best First Novel.

Recently, Lee has finished up on a new novel called Wrack and Ruin. The book, which revisits the fictional town of Rosarita Bay, was published by W.W. Norton in April 2008. Lee was formerly a faculty member of the Creative Writing department at Macalester College. In the fall of 2008, Lee moved to the faculty of Western Michigan University where he taught both graduate and undergraduate courses. He currently in the faculty of the Creative Writing program at Temple University.

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Total Books: 17
Lonesome Lies Before Us A Novel
2017 - Lonesome Lies Before Us a Novel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780393608816
ISBN-10: 0393608816
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Asian Pulp
2015 - Asian Pulp (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781514752180
ISBN-10: 1514752182
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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The Collective A Novel
2012 - The Collective a Novel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780393083217
ISBN-10: 0393083217
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Wrack and Ruin
2009 - Wrack and Ruin (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393334753
ISBN-10: 0393334759
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Humor & Entertainment
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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LEGENDS OF THE GOLDEN AGE The Black Terror and Daredevil
2009 - Legends of the Golden Age the Black Terror and Daredevil (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780982087299
ISBN-10: 0982087292
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
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Wrack and Ruin
2008 - Wrack and Ruin (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780393062328
ISBN-10: 0393062325
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Humor & Entertainment
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 4

Wenn es Nacht wird in Tokio
2005 - Wenn Es Nacht Wird in Tokio (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783442459841
ISBN-10: 3442459842
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Country of Origin A Novel
2005 - Country of Origin a Novel (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393327069
ISBN-10: 039332706X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 5

Country of Origin A Novel
2004 - Country of Origin a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780393058123
ISBN-10: 0393058123
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 3

Rivers of Gold A True Yukon Story
2004 - Rivers of Gold a True Yukon Story (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780888395559
ISBN-10: 0888395558
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Yellow Stories
2002 - Yellow Stories (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393323085
ISBN-10: 0393323080
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 2

Yellow Stories
2001 - Yellow Stories (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780393025620
ISBN-10: 0393025624
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 2

Rivers of Gold  A True Yukon Story
1999 - Rivers of Gold a True Yukon Story (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780897168274
ISBN-10: 0897168275
Genre: History
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