Stay Connected:

Asian Author Alliance

Asian Authors Directory

Lyla Lee
Lyla Lee

Lyla Lee is the author of the Mindy Kim series as well as the YA novel, I’ll Be the One (Katherine Tegen/HarperCollins). Although she was born in a small town in South Korea, she’s since then lived in various parts of the United States, including California, Florida, and Texas. Inspired by her English teacher, she started writing her own stories in fourth grade and finished her first novel at the age of fourteen. After working various jobs in Hollywood and studying Psychology and Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California, she now lives in Dallas, Texas. When she is not writing, she is teaching kids, petting cute dogs, and searching for the perfect bowl of shaved ice.

Award(s) and Accolade(s):

I’ll Be the One optioned by HBO

Identity:
Korean
Age Categories:
Chapter Book, Middle Grade
Genres:
Contemporary
Publicity Information:
https://lylaleebooks.com/contact/

Asian Author Alliance is happy to present a Directory of Asian Kidlit Authors as a way to help others discover and amplify Asian voices and stories!

If you're an Asian author who would you like to be a part of the directory? Please submit your info here.

If you'd like to update an existing entry please email us at AsianAuthorAlliance@gmail.com