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BKLYN Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Booklist 2014

Notable books about Asian Pacific American (APA) heritage from the library selections team. May 2014

17 items

Hot, hot roti for Dada-ji

by F. Zia ; art by Ken Min. |

Dumpling days

by Grace Lin. |

The grand plan to fix everything

by Uma Krishnaswami ; illustrated by Abigail Halpin. |

Sugar

Jewell Parker Rhodes ; [interior art by Neil Brigham]. |

The great wall of Lucy Wu

Wendy Wan-Long Shang. |

American born Chinese

Gene Luen Yang ; color by Lark Pien. |

The thing about luck

Cynthia Kadohata ; illustrated by Julia Kuo. |

Barbed wire baseball

by Marissa Moss ; illustrated by Yuko Shimizu. |

Angel Island

Russell Freedman ; Chinese poems translated by Evans Chan. |

Shipwrecked!

Rhoda Blumberg. |

The Fire Horse girl

Kay Honeyman. |

A true novel

by Minae Mizumura ; translated from the Japanese by Juliet Winters Carpenter. |

Everything you need to know about Asian American history

Himilce Novas and Lan Cao with Rosemary Silva. |