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

American born Chinese, Gene Yang ; coloring by Lark Pien

Label
American born Chinese
Title
American born Chinese
Statement of responsibility
Gene Yang ; coloring by Lark Pien
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A graphic novel which examines issues of self-image, cultural identity, transformation, and self acceptance as Jin Wang moves with his family from Chinatown to an upper class suburb in San Francisco that alternates three interrelated stories about the problems of young Chinese Americans trying to participate in the popular culture. Presented in comic book format
Awards note
Printz Award, 2007
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation coverage
  • 9/1/2006
  • 3/15/2007
  • 6/12/2006
  • 10/2006
Citation source
  • Booklist,
  • Library Journal,
  • Publisher's Weekly,
  • Voice of Youth Advocate,
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yang, Gene Luen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 3.3
  • 7-12
  • GN 530
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG+
  • High School
LC call number
PZ7.K678337
LC item number
Am 2006
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 3.3
  • 3.3
  • 5.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pien, Lark
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Americans
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Michael L. Printz Award
  • Schools
  • Schools
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
American born Chinese, Gene Yang ; coloring 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
Dimensions
  • 23 cm
  • 22 cm
Edition
1st ed., Collector's ed.
Extent
  • 233 pages
  • 233 pages
Isbn
9781596432086
Isbn Type
(Collector's ed.)
Lccn
2005058105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
  • chiefly color illustrations
  • color illustrations
System control number
ocm63295041
Label
American born Chinese, Gene Yang ; coloring 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
Dimensions
  • 23 cm
  • 22 cm
Edition
1st ed., Collector's ed.
Extent
  • 233 pages
  • 233 pages
Isbn
9781596432086
Isbn Type
(Collector's ed.)
Lccn
2005058105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
  • chiefly color illustrations
  • color illustrations
System control number
ocm63295041

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