The Search, Part One

The Search, Part One

By Gene Luen Yang; Gurihiru (Illustrator); Michael Heisler (Contribution by)

Dark Horse Comics, Paperback, 9781616550547, 76pp.

Publication Date: March 19, 2013

Description
For years, fans of "Avatar: The Last Airbender" and "The Legend of Korra" have burned with one question--what happened to Fire Lord Zuko's mother? Finding a clue at last, Zuko enlists the aid of Team Avatar--and the most unlikely ally of all--to help uncover the biggest secret of his life.
* This is the perfect companion to "The Legend of Korra"
* The official continuation of "Airbender" from its creators.


About the Author
Gene Luen Yang is the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature. He began drawing comic books in the fifth grade, and in 1997 he received a Xeric Grant for his first comic, "Gordon Yamamoto and the King of the Geeks". He has since written and drawn a number of titles, including "Duncan s Kingdom", "The Rosary Comic Book", "Prime Baby" and "Animal Crackers". "American Born Chinese", his first graphic novel from First Second, was a National Book Award finalist, as well as the winner of the Printz Award and an Eisner Award. He also won an Eisner for "The Eternal Smile", a collaboration with Derek Kirk Kim. He is the author of the Secret Coders series (with artist Mike Holmes) and has written for the hit comics Avatar: The Last Airbender and Superman. Yang lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. geneyang.com