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The Resource American born Chinese, Gene Luen Yang ; color by Lark Pien

American born Chinese, Gene Luen Yang ; color by Lark Pien

Label
American born Chinese
Title
American born Chinese
Statement of responsibility
Gene Luen Yang ; color by Lark Pien
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alternates three interrelated stories about the problems of young Chinese Americans trying to participate in the popular culture. Presented in comic book format
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2006
  • Eisner Awards, Best Graphic Album - New, 2007.
  • Michael L. Printz Award, 2007.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2007
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
147509
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yang, Gene Luen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
GN530L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PZ7.K678337
LC item number
Am 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Reading level
3.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pien, Lark
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Americans
  • Identity
  • Schools
  • Cartoons and comics
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
American born Chinese, Gene Luen Yang ; color by Lark Pien
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
621473
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
233 pages
Isbn
9781596431522
Lccn
2005058105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781596431522
  • (OCoLC)63295041
Label
American born Chinese, Gene Luen Yang ; color by Lark Pien
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
621473
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
233 pages
Isbn
9781596431522
Lccn
2005058105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781596431522
  • (OCoLC)63295041

Library Locations

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