• Title : American Born Chinese

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  • ISBN: 1596431520

  • Format Type: Paperback

  • Number of Pages: 240 pages


American Born Chinese Description

All Jin Wang wants is to fit in When his family moves to a new neighborhood, he suddenly finds that he s the only Chinese American student at his school Jocks and bullies pick on him constantly, and he has hardly any friends Then, to make matters worse, he falls in love with an all American girlBorn to rule over all the monkeys in the world, the story of the Monkey King is one of the oldest and greatest Chinese fables Adored by his subjects, master of the arts of kung fu, he is the most powerful monkey on earth But the Monkey King doesn t want to be a monkey He wants to be hailed as a godChin Kee is the ultimate negative Chinese stereotype, and he s ruining his cousin Danny s life Danny s a popular kid at school, but every year Chin Kee comes to visit, and every year Danny has to transfer to a new school to escape the shame This year, though, things quickly go from bad to worseThese three apparently unrelated tales come together with an unexpected twist, in a modern fable that is hilarious, poignant and action packed American Born Chinese is an amazing rise, all the way up to the astonishing climax and confirms what a growing number of readers already know Gene Yang is a major talent..



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thumbnail Title: American Born Chinese
Author:Gene Luen Yang
ISBN :1596431520
ranting: 4.5
Reviewer: 5 Reviews
Description: All Jin Wang wants is to fit in When his family moves to a new neighborhood, he suddenly finds that he s the only Chinese American student at his school Jocks and bullies pick on him constantly, and h

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