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Author Yang, Gene Luen, author.

Title The shadow hero / story by Gene Luen Yang ; art by Sonny Liew ; lettering by Janice Chiang.

Publication Info. New York : First Second, [2014]
©2014

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Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Adult Department  GRAPHIC YANG    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Main Library - Children's Graphic Novels  JGN YANG    Check Shelf
 Burlington Public Library - Teen  GRAPHIC YF YANG    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Teen  GRAPHIC NOVEL YANG    Check Shelf
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Children's Department  J GRAPHIC NOVEL YANG    In Transit +1 HOLD
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Young Adult  GRAPHIC YA YANG    Check Shelf
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Young Adult  GRAPHIC YA YANG    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Young Adult  YA GN YANG    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Teen  TEEN GN YANG    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Teen Graphic Novels  TEEN GRAPHX YANG    Check Shelf

Edition First edition.
Description 158 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
age Children lcsh
Contents Green Turtle Chronicles -- Dawn of a Golden Age -- Fathers and Sons -- Fights You Cannot Win -- True Colors -- Enter the Green Turtle
Note Includes a [9] page excerpt from Blazing Comics no. 1 at the end of the text.
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. The comic had a short run before lapsing into obscurity, but Gene Luen Yang has revived this character in Shadow Hero, a new graphic novel that creates an origin story for the Green Turtle.
Note Chiefly illustrations.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 3.2 1.0 166176.
Subject Shadow hero (Comic strip)
Hing, Chu. Green Turtle (Comic Strip) -- Parodies, imitations, etc.
Green Turtle (Fictious character) -- Parodies, imitations, etc.
Superheroes -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Superheroes -- Juvenile fiction.
Asian Americans -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Asian Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Superheroes -- Fiction.
Asian Americans -- Fiction.
Cartoons and comics.
Graphic novels.
Genre/Form Graphic novels.
Added Author Liew, Sonny, 1974- artist.
Chiang, Janice, letterer.
ISBN 9781596436978 paperback
1596436972 paperback
9780606355216
0606355219
9781480661004 Paw Prints 26.99
1480661007 Paw Prints 26.99
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