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1.25.2007

another award for american born chinese

More accolades for Gene Luen Yang's American Born Chinese. The acclaimed graphic novel just won the 2007 Michael L. Printz Award for "excellence in literature written for young adults": Winners named for children's book prizes. More here: Gene Luen Yang wins 2007 Printz Award. And here's an interview with Yang over at Comic Book Resources: YANG TALKS NATIONAL BOOK AWARD NOMINEE "AMERICAN BORN CHINESE". I know I've said this many times before, but I love this book, and I can't recommend it enough.