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Book Club / Their Conceptions of Their Own Identities

American Born Chinese
By Gene Luen Yan

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American Born Chinese is a damn good comic book.

(Altho I wish it was longer and I’m not sure I like how it ends but whatever). 5,574 more words

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"Smoke and Shadow, Part 1" by Gene Luen Yang & Gurihiru

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  • “Avatar: The Last Airbender: Smoke and Shadow, Part 1″ by Gene Luen Yang and Gurihiru
  • Media Tie-In Graphic Novel
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Book Review

Joy and Frustration in New Super-Man 17

by Mark Mitchell

This article contains SPOILERS. If you haven’t read the issue yet, read on at your own risk!

There’s a lot of joy in the opening pages of Gene Luen Yang and Joe Lalich’s New Super-Man 17 as Kenan Kong and his Justice League of China friends get to meet their older, more experienced OG idols. 274 more words

Mark Mitchell

Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Promise, Part 1 review

Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Promise, Part 1 by Gene Luen Yang

Star rating: ★★☆☆☆ 2/5

Format: library graphic novel

Summary: After the events of the show, Aang and his friends attempt to repair the damage done to other nations by the fire nation. 240 more words


This week's Book talks 10/16-20

I had two days of training this week, co only did booktalks three days. I still managed to get in five books, though.

On the heels of listening to Jason Reynolds, I booktalked  49 more words

Lonely Book of the Week: American Born Chinese

GRAPHIC NOVELS CONTINUE to be popular with our readers. One of the most acclaimed in our collection is American Born Chinese. It is about a a boy just trying to fit in his new neighborhood and school when he is the only Chinese boy around. 57 more words