American Born Chinese

Today’s post (and I do mean today!) is about Gene Yang’s American Born Chinese! The only warnings I can think of are racist slurs and stereotypes toward East Asian people, particularly the Chinese and Chinese-Americans. Although it’s geared toward a younger audience, you’ll enjoy this comic if you like stories about coming-of-age, self-acceptance, and cultural differences. I’d also throw in that if you’re a fan of Chinese mythology (or any of its offspring media like Saiyuki or Dragon Ball), you’ll probably get a kick out of this.

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