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Saints

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Publisher:
First Second,
Pub. Date:
2013.
Edition:
First edition.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG+ - BL: 3 - AR Pts: 1
Description

Gene Luen Yang is the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature and is a MacArthur Fellow, a recipient of what's popularly known as the MacArthur "Genius" Grant.

A New York Times bestseller

China, 1898. An unwanted fourth daughter, Four-Girl isn't even given a proper name by her family. She 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 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. ---- Boxers & Saints is a groundbreaking graphic novel in two volumes. This innovative format presents two parallel tales about young people caught up on opposite sides of a violent rift. Saints tells Vibiana's story, and the companion volume, Boxers , tells the story of Little Bao, a young man who joins the Boxer Rebellion. American Born Chinese author Gene Luen Yang brings his trademark magical realism to the complexities of the Boxer Rebellion, and lays bare the universal foundations of extremism, rebellion, and faith.

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9781596436893
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Full title saints
Author yang gene luen
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-24 23:14:15PM
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display_description "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" -- front flap.
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series Boxers and Saints
series_with_volume Boxers and Saints|2
subject_facet China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901 -- Comic books, strips, etc, Christians -- China -- Comic books, strips, etc, Comic books, strips, etc. -- United States, Graphic novels, American, Persecution -- China -- Comic books, strips, etc, Women -- China -- Comic books, strips, etc, Young adult fiction
title_display Saints
title_full Saints / Gene Luen Yang ; color by Lark Pien
title_short Saints
topic_facet Christians, Comic books, strips, etc, Graphic novels, American, History, Persecution, Women, Young adult fiction