Boxers and Saints


This is an astonishing feat of sequential art. There is violence and war and an ultimately tragic outcome. But Luen Yang’s ability to relate in an even-handed manner, the little known (in the West) story of the Boxer uprising and its outcome is an essential for all YA libraries. The Washington Post review is here  12+ and one you’ll definitely want to read yourself and discuss with your kids/pupils afterwards.

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