Lists and Suggestions for Kids

List: Asian American / Pacific Islander Experience

Dairman, Tara.

Two families flee extreme weather in India and come together on a mountaintop. ...

Lê, Minh.

Also available in Overdrive. A boy and his grandfather cross a language and cultural barrier using ...

Lê, Minh.

Also available in Overdrive. From the award-winning and bestselling creators of Drawn Together comes...

Loomis, Ilima.

In this cumulative rhyme in the style of "The House That Jack Built," a family celebrates...

Phi, Bao.

Also available in Overdrive and Hoopla. As a young boy, Bao Phi awoke early, hours before his fathe...

Saeed, Aisha.

Bilal and his father invite his friends to help make his favorite dish, daal, then all must wait pa...

Zhang, Kat.

Amy is determined to make a perfect dumpling like her parents and grandmother do, but hers are alwa...

Florence, Debbi Michiko.

Eager to do something her big sister has not done first, Jasmine Toguchi, eight, decides to pound m...

Lai, Remy.

Also available in Overdrive. Sometimes life isn't a piece of cake... When Jingwen moves to a n...

Chanani, Nidhi.

Also available in Overdrive. Priyanka Das has so many unanswered questions: Why did her mother aban...

LaMotte, Lily.

Also available in Overdrive. Having just moved to Seattle from Taiwan, twelve-year-old Cici enters ...

Look, Lenore.

Also available in Overdrive. A young boy in Concord, Massachusetts, who loves superheroes and comes...

Lee, Lyla.

Also available in Overdrive and Hoopla. Mindy Kim wants to fit in at her new school, but her favori...

Lê, Minh.

When thirteen-year-old Tai Pham inherits his grandmother's jade ring, he soon finds out he has...

Wang, Jen.

Also available in Overdrive. Growing up in the same Chinese-American suburb, perfectionist Christine...

Yang, Gene Luen.

Also available in Overdrive. Welcome to Stately Academy, a school which is just crawling with myste...

Arni, Samhita.

This version of the The Ramayana is told from the perspective of Sita, the queen. It is an allegori...

Ashwin, Kate.

An anthology of folktales from the Pacific Islands reimagined with a modern twist. ...

Atkins, Laura.

Also available in Overdrive and Hoopla. Fred Korematsu liked listening to music on the radio, playi...

Takei, George.

A stunning graphic memoir recounting actor/author/activist George Takei's childhood imprisoned...