Lists and Suggestions

List: Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Voices

Vaite, Célestine Hitiura, 1966-

Materena Mahi is one of the spunkiest, wisest, lovingest women on the island of Tahiti. With her co... More

Castillo, Elaine, author.

After fleeing the Philippines, Hero De Vera arrives at her uncles where she is given a fresh start.... More

Wang, Xuan Juliana, 1985- author.

"Stories about love, family, and identity in the unexplored lives of Chinese-American millenni... More

Jacob, Mira, 1973-

"Brain surgeon Thomas Eapen's decision to shorten his visit to his mother's home in ... More

Lee, Krys, author.

Three young people struggle to make new lives for themselves in the dangerous region where China bo... More

Thammavongsa, Souvankham, 1978- author.

"In her stunning debut, Souvankham Thammavongsa captures the day-to-day lives of immigrants an... More

Alvar, Mia, 1978- author.

"Mia Alvar's ... debut gives us a vivid ... picture of the Filipino diaspora: exiles and ... More

Wang, Weike, author.

"A novel about a young Chinese woman whose graduate studies in chemistry go off track and lead... More

Zhang, C Pam, author.

Newly orphaned children of immigrants, Lucy and Sam are suddenly alone in a land that refutes their... More

Chang, Alexandra, 1988- author.

"The plan is to leave. As for how, when, to where, and even why--she doesn't know yet. So... More

Vuong, Ocean, 1988- author.

"Brilliant, heartbreaking, tender, and highly original -- poet Ocean Vuong's debut novel ... More

Bajaj, Karan, 1979- author.

"Max Pzoras is the poster child for the American Dream. The child of Greek immigrants who grew... More

Majumdar, Megha, author.

"After a fiery attack on a train leaves 104 people dead, the fates of three people become inex... More

Chung, Catherine.

Learning on the night of her sister's birth that a daughter has been lost in every generation ... More

Nguyen, Viet Thanh, 1971- author.

Follows a Viet Cong agent as he spies on a South Vietnamese army general and his compatriots as the... More

Bui, Thi, author, artist.

"Exploring the anguish of immigration and the lasting effects that displacement has on a child... More

Lee, Min Jin, author.

"A new tour de force from the bestselling author of Free Food for Millionaires, for readers of... More

Taneja, Preti, author.

"A stunning debut novel, a modern-day King Lear set in contemporary India: the tale of a battl... More

Lahiri, Jhumpa.

Meet the Ganguli family, new arrivals from Calcutta, trying their best to become Americans even as ... More

Yoon, Paul, author.

"Alisak, Prany, and Noi--three orphans united by devastating loss--must do what is necessary t... More