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Celebration: There Are Books for All of Us

I could say all kinds of things about the US election results. I feel all kinds of things. Fear. Shock. Worry. Pressure. Responsibility. While Trump truly is #notmypresident, a border does not separate us from humanity. 926 more words

Middle Grade Novels

Preview: New Super-Man #5

New Super-Man #5

Written by: Gene Luen Yang
Art by: Richard Friend
Cover by: Viktor Bogdanovic
Variant cover by: Bernard Chang, Viktor Bogdanovic

“MADE IN CHINA” part five! 76 more words


A Change for the Worse By Margaux

In the book American Born Chinese, by Gene Luen Yang, all three characters, The Monkey King, Jin, and Danny changed. All three of these characters wanted to be something other than what they really were. 265 more words

October 2016 Wrap Up!

October as a reading month was pretty much expected. Some novels, a graphic novel, a play and a short story so just the usual for me. 986 more words

Would You Give Up Your Soul? by Lexi

Gene Luen Yang tells the reader in his book American Born Chinese that it is wrong to change who you are to fit in and be acceptable. 212 more words

American Born Chinese

Changes of the Monkey King by Sasha

In this book American Born Chinese , by Gene Luen Yang, there are three main characters.  Each have their own stories.  Jin is a Chinese American who wants to be the “All American Boy,” with blonde hair and blue eyes.  222 more words

American Born Chinese