The Resource The shadow hero, story by Gene Luen Yang ; art by Sonny Liew ; lettering by Janice Chiang

The shadow hero, story by Gene Luen Yang ; art by Sonny Liew ; lettering by Janice Chiang

Label
The shadow hero
Title
The shadow hero
Statement of responsibility
story by Gene Luen Yang ; art by Sonny Liew ; lettering by Janice Chiang
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the comics boom of the 1940s, a legend was born: the Green Turtle. He solved crimes and fought injustice just like the other comics characters. But this mysterious masked crusader was hiding something more than your run-of-the-mill secret identity. The Green Turtle was the first Asian American super hero
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
Illustration
Award
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2015.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2016
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10319880
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yang, Gene Luen
Dewey number
741.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
GN420L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PN6728.S4565
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/letterer
WnhjxRl62c8
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
Reading level
3.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Liew, Sonny
  • Chiang, Janice
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Superheroes
  • Chinese Americans
  • Mothers and sons
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The shadow hero, story by Gene Luen Yang ; art by Sonny Liew ; lettering by Janice Chiang
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes an excerpt from "Blazing Comics #1."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
158 pages
Isbn
9781596436978
Lccn
2014027803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
Label
The shadow hero, story by Gene Luen Yang ; art by Sonny Liew ; lettering by Janice Chiang
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes an excerpt from "Blazing Comics #1."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
158 pages
Isbn
9781596436978
Lccn
2014027803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations

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