Gene Luen Yang appears at the Coolidge Corner Theatre on Thursday April 6, 2017 at 6:00 PM!
Celebrated graphic novelist and National Ambassador of Young People’s Literature Gene Luen Yang discusses Reading Without Walls, a new reading initiative for kids that encourages kids to get out of their comfort zone and explore the world through books. Signing will follow at the Brookline Booksmith. This event is co-hosted by the Brookline Booksmith and the Public Library of Brookline.
About Gene Yang:
Gene Yang is the cartoonist behind books including the Printz-Award-winning American Born Chinese, as well as Boxers & Saints, The Eternal Smile, Prime Baby, and Animal Crackers. He is the co-creator of The Shadow Hero with Sonny Liew, and Secret Coders with Mike Holmes, and has written for the hit comics Avatar: The Last Airbender and Superman. Gene Yang lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.
- Tickets are $5
- Tickets may be purchased online, in-store, or over the phone
- The line at the theatre will form promptly at 5:30pm
- Gene’s presentation at the theatre will last an hour
- He will follow with a signing, to take place at Brookline Booksmith
- Several of Gene’s books will be available for purchase and signing at the Booksmith
- You are not required to purchase a book in order to join the signing line
Coolidge Corner Theatre
290 Harvard Street, Brookline, MA 02446-2908