Posted January 23, 2007 by youngadult in Books & Reading

And the winner is…..


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“American Born Chinese” by Gene Luen Yang is the 2007 Printz Award winner.
Michael L. Printz Award is given for excellence in literature written for young adults
In this action-packed modern fable about the problems young Chinese Americans face when trying to participate in American popular culture, the lives of three apparently unrelated characters–Jin Wang, Monkey King, and Chin-Kee–come together with an unexpected twist.
Read it and let us know what do you think!