Books for Celebrating Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have a rich heritage thousands of years old and have both shaped the history of the United States and had their lives dramatically influenced by the country.This month at the library we will be celebrating these cultures and their impact by sharing books and media written by authors from Asian American and Pacific Islander descent. Each of these is available using our Overdrive eSource, and can be accessed at home. Find books for adults here.

 

 

Picture BooksDrawn Together by Minh Lê

A Big Mooncake for Little Star by Grace Lin

Drawn Together by Minh Le

Goldy Luck and the Three Panda Bear by Natasha Lim

 

 

 

 

 

Lalani of the Distant Sea - Erin Entrada Kelly

 

Chapter Books

Lalani of the Distant Sea - Erin Entrada Kelly

Prairie Lotus - Linda Sue Park

Thai Children's Favorite Stories - Marian D. Toth and Patcharee Meesukhon

Amal Unbound - Aisha Saeed

Dara Palmer's Major Drama - Ema Shevah

 

Rani Patel in Full Effect by Sonia Patel

 

 

 

Teens

The Bridge Home - Padma Venkatraman

Rani Patel in Full Effect - Sonia Patel

Kira-Kira - Cynthia Kadohota

A Spark of White Fire by Sangu Mandanna

 

 

 

Whale Rider

 

Film

Whale Rider based on the book by Witi Ihimaera

 

Posted by Assh on April 30, 2020