Learn more about the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature program.

Gene Luen Yang, Printz Award winning author of American Born Chinese and two-time National Book Award finalist, is the country’s fifth National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature.

Learn more about the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature program.

Discover all there is to know about Gene Luen Yang and his inspiring platform, “Reading Without Walls.”

Find an Ambassador event near you.

Meet our partners and learn how you can get involved.

Who were our past ambassadors and what were their platforms?

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