WorldCat Identities

Yang, Gene Luen

Overview
Works: 214 works in 512 publications in 6 languages and 27,338 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Juvenile works  Comics (Graphic works)  Young adult works  History  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Caricatures and cartoons  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Scenarist, Other, Draftsman, Artist, Speaker, Interviewee
Classifications: PZ7.7.Y35, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gene Luen Yang
American born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

38 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 3,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alternates three interrelated stories about the problems of young Chinese Americans trying to participate in the popular culture. Presented in comic book format"--Title page verso
Boxers by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

12 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In China in 1898 bands of foreign missionaries and soldiers roam the countryside, bullying and robbing Chinese peasants. Little Bao has had enough: harnessing the powers of ancient Chinese gods, he recruits an army of Boxers--commoners trained in kung fu who fight to free China from "foreign devils."
Level up by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dennis, the son of Chinese immigrants, yearns to play video games like his friends and, upon his strict father's death, becomes obsessed with them but later, realizing how his father sacrificed for him, he chooses a nobler path
The shadow hero by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the comics boom of the 1940s, a legend was born: the Green Turtle. He solved crimes and fought injustice just like the other comics characters. But this mysterious masked crusader was hiding something more than your run-of-the-mill secret identity: the Green Turtle was the first Asian American super hero. The comic had a short run before lapsing into obscurity, but Gene Luen Yang has revived this character in Shadow Hero, a new graphic novel that creates an origin story for the Green Turtle
The eternal smile : three stories by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents three short stories in graphic novel format involving the blurred line between fantasy and reality, including an office assistant who falls for an e-mail scam, and a young knight whose life is not what it seems
Comics Squad : recess! by Jennifer L Holm( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collection of comics about every kid's favorite school subject: recess"--
Secret coders by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

8 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using their wits and their growing prowess with computer coding, Hopper and her friend Eni try to solve the mysteries at Stately Academy by following the many clues the founder of the school left to challenge his enterprising students
Paths & portals by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 2 in the mind-bending new series from Gene Luen Yang! There's something lurking beneath the surface of Stately Academy -- literally. In a secret underground classroom Hopper, Eni, and Josh discover that the campus was once home to the Bee School, an institute where teachers, students, and robots worked together to unravel the mysteries of coding. Hopper and her friends are eager to follow in this tradition and become top-rate coders. But why are Principal Dean and the rugby team suddenly so interested in their extracurricular activities? - Back cover
Avatar, the last airbender by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

40 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picking up exactly where Avatar: The Last Airbender left off, The Promise takes Aang to a Fire Nation colony in the heart of the Earth Nation, where tensions between neighbors threaten to shatter the world's newfound peace-putting the Avatar on a collision course with one of his closest friends, FireLord Zuko
Secret coders : secrets & sequences by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

9 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to learn the history of once-elite Stately Academy, Hopper, Eni, and Josh are challenged to outmaneuver Principal Dean, who demands that the team turn over their most powerful robot and threatening coding genius, Professor One-Zero
Avatar, the last airbender by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Aang and Katara are working tirelessly for peace when an impasse between Fire Lord Zuko and Earth King Kuei over Fire Nation colonies within the borders of the Earth Nation threatens to plunge the world back into war! Meanwhile, Sokka must help Toph prepare her hapless first class of metalbending students to defend their school against a rival class of firebenders!"--Publisher's web site
Superman by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superman is going through some changes. First, there's his new "solar flare" power, which releases tremendous amounts of energy but leaves him functionally human--fragile, vulnerable, prone to hangovers--for 24 hours. But an even bigger change is coming. A new company called Hordr has sprung up, and its business is secrets. If you have one that you want to keep hidden, Hordr can control you--and no one has a bigger secret than Clark Kent. Now, Hordr is threatening to expose Clark's alter ego unless he does everything they command. Will Superman play into the hands of blackmailers to keep his loved ones out of danger? And if the truth that Superman has been hiding is exposed, will it set him free-or ruin his life?
Prime baby by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thaddeus Fong has a hard time convincing others that his baby sister, Maddie, is an interdimensional gateway for peace-loving aliens, and he is extremely disappointed to discover that there is no evil alien invasion to thwart
Avatar, the last Airbender by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Harmony Restoration Movement has failed, and the four nations are plunged back into war! In the midst of the battle, can Aang and Fire Lord Zuko mend the rift between them, or will Aang be forced to take actions that can't be undone?
Boxers & saints by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saints : "China, 1898. An unwanted and unwelcome fourth daughter, Four-Girl isn't even given a proper name by her family when she's born. She finally finds friendship--and a name, Vibiana--in the most unlikely of places: Christianity. But China is a dangerous place for Christians. The Boxer Rebellion is in full swing, and bands of young men roam the countryside, murdering Westerners and Chinese Christians alike. Torn between her nation and her Christian friends, Vibiana will have to decide where her true loyalties lie . . . and whether she is willing to die for her faith."--Dust jacket flap
Avatar, the last Airbender by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Avatar Aang travels to the spirit world to parley with an ancient power, bringing Fire Lord Zuko ever closer to discovering the truth about his mother's fateand his own past. Yet Zuko's sister Azula is becoming increasingly dangerous, threatening to ruin everything that Zuko, Aang, Katara, and Sokka have struggled to achieve on their search!" -- from publisher's web site
Avatar, the last Airbender by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As fire Lord Zuko continues his quest to uncover his mothe's fate, a shocking revelation causes him to question everything he knows. It's an opportunity that his sister, the deadly and insane Azula, will not fail to take advantage of as she joins Zuko and his friends Aang, Katara, and Sokka on their journey into a mysterious forest from which some people never reemerge"--Page 4 of cover
Avatar, the last Airbender by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What happened to Fire Lord Zuko's mother? Finding a clue at last, Zuko enlists the aid of Team Avatar--and the most unlikely ally of all--to help uncover the biggest secret of his life"--Page [4] of cover, Part 1
Avatar, the Last Airbender by Gene Luen Yang( Book )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Avatar Aang and his martial arts friends seek answers to the mysteries surrounding a refinery on land sacred to the Air Nomads, Toph uncovers a startling truth about her father's involvement with the refinery, while Aang travels to the spirit world, discovering a secret as surprising as it is dangerous
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
American born Chinese
Alternative Names
Gene Luen Yang Amerikaans hoogleraar

Gene Luen Yang chino america

Luen Yang, Gene

Luen Yang, Gene 1973-

Yang.

Yang, Gene.

Yang, Gene 1973-

Yang Gene Luen

ינג, ג'ין לואן

ژن لئون یانق

양, 진 루엔

양근륜

진 룬 양 미국의 만화가

楊謹倫

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Level upThe eternal smile : three storiesPrime baby