Gene Luen Yang

Gene Luen Yang

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Gene Luen Yang Stats: The highest rated book by Gene Luen Yang on Book Notification is Robots & Repeats, the 5th novel in the Secret Coders series. The second-highest rated book is Lost & Found (Secret Coders #3).

The most read book by Gene Luen Yang on Book Notification is American Born Chinese, a Standalone novel. The second most read book is American Born Chinese, a Standalone novel.

Below is a complete list of Gene Luen Yang books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series. The most popular series by Gene Luen Yang is The Promise Series.

List of The Search Books in Publication Order

List of The Promise Books in Publication Order (with Michael Dante DiMartino, with Bryan Konietzko)

List of The Rift Books in Publication Order

List of Boxers & Saints Books in Publication Order

List of North and South Books in Publication Order

List of Secret Coders Books in Publication Order

List of The Shadow Hero Books in Publication Order

List of Shang-Chi Books in Publication Order (with Marcus To)

List of Smoke and Shadow Books in Publication Order

List of Superman Graphic Novels in Publication Order

List of New Super-Man Collections in Publication Order

List of Avatar: The Last Airbender Collections in Publication Order (with Faith Erin Hicks, with Sara Goetter)

List of Monkey Prince Books in Publication Order

List of Books Of Clash Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Graphic Novels in Publication Order

List of Gene Luen Yang Anthologies in Publication Order

Gene Luen Yang: Biography

Gene Luen Yang was born on August 9th, 1973 and is currently 50 years old. Gene Luen Yang was born in Alameda, USA.

Gene Luen Yang is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 7 novels available. The first standalone was released in 2003 with the novel Rosary Comic Book. The most recently released novel was Dragon Hoops which was released in 2020. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Gene at this time.

Gene Luen Yang has also written The Shadow Hero series which has 7 books including The Green Turtle Chronicles and The Dawn of a Golden Age .

Gene Luen Yang was the recipient of the MacArthur Fellowship in 2016 for bringing a diverse group of people and culture to children's and YA literature, as well as helping to solidify comics' part as a creative force.

Gene Luen Yang: Awards & Accolades

Luen Yang's book, Boxers & Saints won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Best Young Adult Literature, in 2013.

The following novels by Gene Luen Yang were nominated for these awards:

  • American Born Chinese: National Book Awards, Young People’s Literature (2006).
  • The Eternal Smile: Goodreads Awards, Best Graphic Novels and Comics (2009).
  • Level Up: Goodreads Awards, Best Graphic Novels and Comics (2011).
  • The Promise, Part 1: Goodreads Awards, Best Graphic Novels and Comics (2012).
  • The Search, Part 1: Goodreads Awards, Best Graphic Novels and Comics (2013).
  • Boxers & Saints: Goodreads Awards, Best Graphic Novels and Comics (2013). National Book Awards, Young People’s Literature (2013).
  • The Rift, Part 1: Goodreads Awards, Best Graphic Novels and Comics (2014).
  • The Shadow Hero: Goodreads Awards, Best Graphic Novels and Comics (2014).

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Gene Luen Yang are:

  1. Suzanne Collins, author of The Hunger Games Series.
  2. Neil Gaiman, author of the American Gods Series.
  3. Stephen King, author of The Dark Tower Series.
  4. J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter Series.
  5. Leigh Bardugo, author of the Grisha Series.

Gene Luen Yang: F.A.Q

When was Gene Luen Yang Born? How old is Gene Luen Yang?

Gene Luen Yang was born on August 9th, 1973. Gene Luen Yang is currently 50 years old.

Where was Gene Luen Yang Born?

Gene Luen Yang was born in Alameda, USA and is American.

What book awards has Gene Luen Yang won?

Luen Yang's book, Boxers & Saints won the award Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Best Young Adult Literature, in 2013.

What was the first book Gene Luen Yang wrote?

The first novel written by Gene Luen Yang was Rosary Comic Book, published in 2003.

What was the most recent book Gene Luen Yang wrote?

His most recently released work was Lunar New Year Love Story on January 9th, 2024.

Will there be any more books by Gene Luen Yang?

Gene Luen Yang has two new books coming out: The Books of Clash, Volume 3 will be released on May 28th, 2024. The Books of Clash, Volume 4 will be released on November 5th, 2024.

How many books has Gene Luen Yang written?

Gene Luen Yang has written 61 books across 20 series.
  • 3 books in The Search Series
  • 3 books in The Promise Series
  • 3 books in The Rift Series
  • 3 books in the Boxers & Saints Series
  • 3 books in the North and South Series
  • 7 books in the Secret Coders Series
  • 7 books in The Shadow Hero Series
  • 3 books in the Shang-Chi Series
  • 3 books in the Smoke and Shadow Series
  • 2 Superman Graphic Novels
  • 4 New Super-Man Collections
  • 4 Avatar: The Last Airbender Collections
  • 1 book in the Monkey Prince Series
  • 4 books in the Books Of Clash Series
  • 7 Standalone Novels
  • 5 Graphic Novels

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