This graphic novelist and reading ambassador tells kids to reach beyond their comfort zone — Today’s Reading News | Reading Rockets

Graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang wrestled with his identity growing up, but he’s made the Chinese-American experience one of the main subjects of his critically acclaimed work. One of this year’s MacArthur Fellowship winners and the national ambassador for young people’s literature, Yang sits down with Jeffrey Brown to discuss his childhood, his love of…

via This graphic novelist and reading ambassador tells kids to reach beyond their comfort zone — Today’s Reading News | Reading Rockets

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