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Asian American Pacific Islander Voices

A Boy Named Isamu
Yang, James
Awarded an Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature Picture Book Honor, this stunning picture book brings to life the imagination of Japanese American artist, Isamu Noguchi.

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If you are Isamu, stones are the most special of all.
How can they...

Item No. 9780593203446
$17.99
A Different Pond
Phi, Bao
A 2018 Caldecott Honor Book that Kirkus Reviews calls a must-read for our times, A Different Pond is an unforgettable story about a simple event - a long-ago fishing trip. Graphic novelist Thi Bui and acclaimed poet Bao Phi deliver a powerful, honest glimpse into a relationship between father and...
Item No. 9781623708030
$15.95
A Life Made by Hand: The Story of Ruth Asa
D'Aquino, Andrea
Ruth Asawa (1926-2013) was an influential and award-winning sculptor, a beloved figure in the Bay Area art world, and a devoted activist who advocated tirelessly for arts education. This lushly illustrated book by collage artist Andrea D'Aquino brings Asawa's creative journey to life, detailing the...
Item No. 9781616898366
$18.95
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Camping, Hiking, and Other Natural Disasters
Look, Lenore
Alvin takes on camping in the second book in the hilarious chapter book series that tackles anxiety in a fun, kid-friendly way. Perfect for both beginning and reluctant readers, and fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid!

Alvin, an Asian American second grader who's afraid of everything, is back,...

Item No. 9780375857508
$6.99
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things
Look, Lenore
The first book in a hilarious chapter book series that tackles anxiety in a fun, kid-friendly way. Perfect for both beginning and reluctant readers, and fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid!

A humorous and touching series about facing your fears and embracing new experiences--with a truly...

Item No. 9780375849305
$6.99
American Born Chinese
Yang, Gene Luen

A Michael L. Printz Award winner, a National Book Award finalist, and a New York Times bestseller!

A tour-de-force by New York Times bestselling graphic novelist Gene Yang, American Born Chinese tells the story of three apparently unrelated characters: Jin Wang,...

Item No. 9781250811899
$14.99
Amy Wu and the Perfect Bao
Zhang, Kat
A Kirkus Reviews Best Picture Book of 2019

Meet the funny, fierce, and fearless Amy Wu, who is determined to make a perfect bao bun today. Can she rise to the occasion?

Amy loves to make bao with her family. But it takes skill to make the bao taste and look delicious....

Item No. 9781534411333
$18.99
Anno's Journey
Anno, Mitsumasa
A Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Winner

Join Anno, recipient of the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, on a spectacular tour of Europe!

A pictorial journey through the traditional countryside, farms, and towns of northern Europe takes readers past familiar...

Item No. 9780698114333
$8.99
Bee Bim Bop
Park, Linda Sue

A Korean American girl celebrates food and family in this cheerful book about cooking a special meal by Newbery Medalist Linda Sue Park.

In bouncy rhyming text, an excited and hungry child tells about helping her mother make bee-bim bop: shopping, preparing ingredients,...

Item No. 9780547076713
$7.99
Bee Bim Bop BD
Park, Linda Sue

A Korean American girl celebrates food and family in this cheerful board book about cooking a special meal by Newbery Medalist Linda Sue Park.

In bouncy rhyming text, an excited and hungry child tells about helping her mother make bee-bim bop: shopping, preparing...

Item No. 9780063268029
$8.99
Best Kind of Mooncake
Auyeung, Pearl

Once upon a morning in Hong Kong, in the alley of Tai Yuen Street, a girl is promised a mooncake with a double-yolk center--the best kind!

The special mooncake seems like the only excitement on an otherwise boring day in the market where nothing changes... until an exhausted stranger falls...

Item No. 9781645675563
$18.99
Beyond the Gender Binary
Vaid-Menon, Alok
Winner of the 2021 In The Margins Award

When reading this book, all I feel is kindness.-- Sam Smith, Grammy and Oscar award-winning singer and songwriter

Thank God we have Alok. And I'm learning a thing or two myself.--Billy Porter, Emmy award-winning actor, singer, and Broadway...

Item No. 9780593094655
$8.99
Bilal Cooks Daal
Saeed, Aisha
A Kirkus Reviews Best Picture Book of 2019
An Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature Honor Book 2019

Six-year-old Bilal introduces his friends to his favorite dish--daal!--in this charming picture book that showcases the value of patience, teamwork, community...

Item No. 9781534418103
$17.99
Bobby the Brave (Sometimes)
Yee, Lisa
From Lisa Yee and Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat, a hilarious sequel to Bobby vs. Girls (Accidentally).

In his last adventure, Bobby Ellis-Chan got stuck to a stinky tree, had underwear attached to his back, and faced down a whole wolfpack of girls. What could be scarier or more...
Item No. 9780545055956
$5.99
Bobby vs. Girls (Accidentally)
Yee, Lisa
With the hilarious adventures of Bobby Ellis-Chan, Lisa Yee and Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat bring their gifts for finding the funny (and the truth) in everyday situations to chapter-book readers.

All of Bobby Ellis-Chan's problems in life can be summed up in one word: GIRLS.There's his...
Item No. 9780545055932
$5.99
Bracelets for Bina's Brothers
Larocca, Rajani
Celebrate diversity, math, and the power of storytelling!

For the Hindu holiday of Raksha Bandhan, Bina is determined to make beaded bracelets for her brothers all by herself. She finds out which colors her brothers like and dislike and sets to work. Working with her every-other-one...

Item No. 9781623541989
$6.99
Chirri & Chirra
Doi, Kaya

The first book in a completely charming series by a well-known Japanese author and illustrator, Chirri...

Item No. 9781592701995
$15.95
Chirri & Chirra In the Night
Chirri and Chirra frolic in the moonlight in the latest whimsical adventure of this much-beloved picture-book series from Japan.

With the light of their trusty bicycles and a glorious full moon illuminating the darkness, Chirri and Chirra go on a nighttime adventure, accompanied by their...

Item No. 9781592703845
$16.95
Chirri & Chirra On the Town
Doi, Kaya
Having explored blossoming fields, a magical mound of tall grass, crystal caves and underground passageways, here Chirri and Chirra explore life in town!

★ Winner of Multicultural Award, 2021 Northern Lights Book Awards


In this fifth book of perhaps...

Item No. 9781592702787
$16.95
Chirri & Chirra Under the Sea
Doi, Kaya

On their sixth adventure, Chirri and Chirra bicycle beneath the waves, discovering the beauty of coral and the deliciousness of marine edibles.

Chirri and Chirra are pedaling along when they find a cave. At the end of the tunnel, they see a light. Oh! They are under the...

Item No. 9781592703029
$16.95
Chirri & Chirra Underground
Behind a hole in their basement wall, Chirri and Chirra discover a network of tunnels. Join them as they visit moles, discover caves full of glowing flowers, poke at the roots of growing plants, traverse a subterranean lake, and spend the night with a family of badgers! The fourth book in the...
Item No. 9781592702442
$16.95
Chirri & Chirra: In the Tall Grass

In their second adventure to reach the US market, Chirri...

Item No. 9781592702251
$15.95
Danbi Leads the School Parade
Kim, Anna

2021 Asian/Pacific American Award Honor Book

An Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature Honor Book

Meet Danbi, the new girl at school!

Danbi is thrilled to start her new school in America. But a bit nervous too, for when she walks into the classroom, everything goes quiet. Everyone stares. Danbi wants to join in the dances...

Item No. 9780451478894
$17.99
Darius the Great is Not Okay PB
Khorram, Adib
Darius doesn't think he'll ever be enough, in America or in Iran. Hilarious and heartbreaking, this unforgettable debut introduces a brilliant new voice in contemporary YA.

Winner of the William C. Morris Debut Award

"Heartfelt, tender, and so utterly real. I'd live in this book...

Item No. 9780525552970
$10.99
Displacement
Hughes, Kiku

2021 Asian Pacific American Honor Book

A teenager is pulled back in time to witness her grandmother's experiences in World War II-era Japanese internment camps in Displacement, a historical graphic novel from Kiku Hughes.

Kiku is on vacation in San Francisco when suddenly she finds herself displaced to the 1940s...

Item No. 9781250193537
$17.99