Monkey King Volume 02

The Bane of Heaven

From the Series Monkey King

  • Interest Level: Grade 6 - Grade 12   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 6

Sun Wu Kong continues his antagonistic campaign against the Jade Emperor and his allies until the gods surrender and offer the Handsome Monkey King the official title of QiTianDaSheng. Charged with keeping watch over a heavenly peach orchard, Sun Wu Kong cannot help but cause trouble throughout the heavens. When the monkey’s antics anger the Jade Emperor for a second time, a new military campaign is launched against the monkey, which culminates in Sun Wu Kong facing the one being who might bring his mischief to an end: Buddha himself.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-8-99834-102-2
$23.99 $17.99
Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 6
Genre Fiction, Graphic Novels
Publisher JR Comics ®
Imprint JR Comics ®
Language English
Publication Date 2013-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 9.4
BISACS JUV022000, JUV030020, JUV008000
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Lexile 990
Features Original artwork and Reviewed

Reviews

Booklist

“[T]he creators haven’t skimped on the drama, humor, and history of the original, making this a great introduction to the classic story.” —Booklist


Illustrator: Chao Peng

Author: Wei Dong Chen

Wei Dong Chen has published more than 300 cartoons and is the founder of Creator World in Tianjin, the largest comics studio in China. He lives in China.