Have you heard about Boxers & Saints? It was recently named to the long list for the National Book Award in young people’s literature. I am very excited about this two-volume graphic novel that took 6 years to make! Author and artist Gene Luen Yang recently visited The Toronto Public Library as part of Raincoast's Young Adult Library Tour where he spent the day with a group of one hundred local students.
To read about Yang's inspiration and challenges for the books on TPL Teens, click here.