April 10 – Gene Luen Yang signing
Big Planet Comics is excited to welcome National Ambassador of Young People’s Literature and bestselling comic book creator Gene Luen Yang for a signing!
Gene Yang is the creator of American Born Chinese, Boxers & Saints, and the writer of Avatar: The Last Airbender, New Super-Man, Secret Coders, The Shadow Hero, and many more. Gene Yang was recently appointed the fifth National Ambassador of Young People’s Literature by the Library of Congress, Children’s Book Council, and Every Child A Reader.
As the National Ambassador, he has also started the Reading Without Walls challenge for all readers.
More information about Gene Yang’s books, his ambassadorship, and the Reading Without Walls challenge can be found on his website: http://geneyang.com
Readers are encouraged to bring their copies of Gene’s books to be signed, but copies will also be available for purchase at the event.
Monday, April 10th from 6:00-7:30pm
Big Planet Comics of Washington DC
1520 U St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/284465331975372/