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Boxers & saints : boxed set

Author: Gene Luen Yang; Lark Pien
Publisher: New York : First Second, 2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Boxers : 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."
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Fiction
History
Young adult works
Cartoons and comics
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Luen Yang; Lark Pien
ISBN: 9781480615106 1480615102 9781480615113 1480615110 9781596433595 1596433590 9781596436893 1596436891 9781596439245 1596439246
OCLC Number: 932565574
Notes: Some releases bound by Paw Prints.
Awards: Winner of L.A. Times Book Prize (Young Adult Literature) 2013
Commended for Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards (Fiction) 2014
Commended for National Book Awards (Young People's Lit.) 2013
Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Ten to Fourteen) 2014
Commended for Cybils (Graphic Novel/YA) 2013
Short-listed for Volunteer State Book Awards (Middle School) 2015
Description: Boxers (328 pages) ; Saints (170 pages) : chiefly color illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: v. 1 Boxers --
v. 2. Saints
Other Titles: Boxers.
Saints.
Responsibility: Gene Luen Yang ; color by Lark Pien.

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"A masterful work of historical fiction that happens to be in the form of a graphic novel, and a very accessible view into a complicated moment in Chinese history." --Dave Eggers"In Boxers and Read more...

 
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