Posted January 23, 2007 by youngadult in Books & Reading

And the winner is…..

“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!