Lists and Suggestions for Kids

List: Asian American / Pacific Islander Experience

Dairman, Tara.

Extreme weather affects two children's lives in very different ways and shows how the power of ... More

Lê, Minh.

A boy and his grandfather cross a language and cultural barrier using their shared love of art, stor... More

Lê, Minh.

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

Loomis, Ilima.

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

Phi, Bao.

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

Saeed, Aisha.

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

Zhang, Kat.

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

Florence, Debbi Michiko.

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

Lai, Remy.

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

Lee, Lyla

Mindy Kim wants to fit in at her new school, but her favorite lunch leads to scorn, then a thriving ... More

Look, Lenore.

A young boy in Concord, Massachusetts, who loves superheroes and comes from a long line of brave Chi... More

Chanani, Nidhi.

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

LaMotte, Lily.

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

Lê, Minh.

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

Wang, Jen.

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

Yang, Gene Luen.

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

Arni, Samhita.

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

Ashwin, Kate.

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

Atkins, Laura.

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

Takei, George.

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