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Superhero Novels: The Best of 2014 and a Peek at 2015

2014 was definitely the year of the tiger as far as we’re concerned. Nick Harkaway’s latest novel featured a substantial superhero storyline and we are happy to embrace it as our favorite novel of the year. 485 more words

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Review -- American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang

American Born Chinese by Gene Yuen Lang. Source: Library. Format: Paperback, 233 pages, Square Fish, Macmillan, 2008.

This was the first graphic novel I have ever completed. 319 more words

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American Born Chinese

Gene Luen Yang, 2006

The graphic novel is an intriguing art-form. The stylistic nature of the graphic narrative offers an alternative to extend the reader’s imagination in a succinct format that the written word simply can’t achieve with equal brevity. 458 more words

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Holiday Recommendations 2014

Here are our featured holiday recommendations for teens for 2014! If you’ve been following us for a while, you’ll notice that the list is quite a bit longer than last year’s. 1,379 more words

New AVATAR: LAST AIRBENDER Graphic Novels Coming in 2015

Another entry in the critically acclaimed original graphic novel (OGN) series based on Avatar: The Last Airbender will be released in 2015, according to a report made on December 1, 2014 by  127 more words

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{Graphic Novel Week} Graphic Novel Review Round-Up #3 (Boxers & Saints, Hark! A Vagrant, and more!)

Instead of throwing multiple review posts at you each day, I figured I’d do a few review round-up posts with mini reviews! This is the last of my review posts … hope you guys enjoyed them! 906 more words

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Review 4: American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang

American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang (First Second, 2006)

Genre: Graphic Novel

Awards: 

National Book Award Nominee for Young People’s Literature (2006)

Printz Award (2007) 280 more words

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