Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Storytelling

A Hand Full of Stars

by Rafik Schami

Age 12 or older

Community: Syrian/Syrian American

A Season for Building Houses

by Authors: Ibrahim Shkara, Richard Akera, Ahmed Abbas, Fadumo Issack, Omar Raouf, Clautel Buba, Eric Martinez, Khadija Mohamed, Rasha Usif, Michée Runyambo, Amira Al Sammrai, Elahe Seddiqi, Sahara Hassan, Aden Isaack, Judica'elle Irakoze, Faris Baziga, Ali Aljubyly, Edna Adan, Chrispo Niyokwizerwa, Emmanuel Muya, Ralph Houanche, Elias Nasrat, Annick Umutoniwase, Vassily Murangira, Hanen Mohammad, Jordy Izere, Rachel Iradukunda, Maryama Abdi, Edna Thecla-Akimana, Mohamed Awale, Yann Tanguy Irambona, Benjamin Bivigete Ibrahim Shkara, Richard Akera, Ahmed Abbas, Fadumo Issack, Omar Raouf, Clautel Buba, Eric Martinez, Khadija Mohamed, Rasha Usif, Michée Runyambo, Amira Al Sammrai, Elahe Seddiqi, Sahara Hassan, Aden Isaack, Judica'elle Irakoze, Faris Baziga, Ali Aljubyly, Edna Adan, Chrispo Niyokwizerwa, Emmanuel Muya, Ralph Houanche, Elias Nasrat, Annick Umutoniwase, Vassily Murangira, Hanen Mohammad, Jordy Izere, Rachel Iradukunda, Maryama Abdi, Edna Thecla-Akimana, Mohamed Awale, Yann Tanguy Irambona, Benjamin Bivigete

Age 12 or older

Community: Afghan/Afghan American, Burundian/Burundian American, Cameroonian/Cameroonian American, Congolese/Congolese American, Egyptian/Egyptian American, Haitian/Haitian American, Indian/Indian American, Iraqi/Iraqi American, Jordanian/Jordanian American, Kenyan/Kenyan American, Rwandan/Rwandan American, Salvadoran/Salvadoran American, Saudi Arabian/Saudi American, Somali/Somali American, South Sudanese/South Sudanese American, Sudanese/Sudanese American, Syrian/Syrian American, Tanzanian/Tanzanian American, Ugandan/Ugandan American, Various

Abuelita’s Secret

by Alma Flor Ada

Age 04 or older

Community: Cuban/Cuban American, Mexican/Mexican American

Afterparties: Stories

by Anthony Veasna So

Age 15 or older

Community: Cambodian/Cambodian American

Alas salvajes (Wings in the Wild)

by Margarita Engle

Age 12 or older

Community: Cuban/Cuban American

Anna’s Kokeshi Dolls: A Children’s Story Told in English and Japanese

by Tracy Gallup

Age 03 or older

Community: Japanese/Japanese American

Baba’s Gift: A Persian Father’s Love of Family

by Ariana Shaheen Amini

Age 04 or older

Community: Iranian/Iranian American, Persian/Persian American

Babajoon’s Treasure

by Farnaz Esnaashari

Age 04 or older

Community: Iranian/Iranian American

Chinese Menu: The History, Myths, and Legends Behind Your Favorite Foods

by Grace Lin

Age 08 or older

Community: Chinese/Chinese American, Taiwanese/Taiwanese American

Doña Quixote: Flight of the Witch (Doña Quixote #2)

by Rey Terciero

Age 08 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

Doña Quixote: Rise of the Knight (Doña Quixote #1)

by Ray Terciero

Age 08 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

Donde las maravillas crecen (Where Wonder Grows)

by Xelena González

Age 05 or older

Community: Various (Hispanic/Latinx/Latine)

Eleven Words for Love: A Journey Through Arabic Expressions of Love

by Randa Abdel-fattah

Age 04 or older

Community: Palestinian/Palestinian American

Escape from Syria

by Samya Kullab

Age 12 or older

Community: Syrian/Syrian American

Fire and Ashes, A Boy and an African proverb

by Ahmed Hassan

Age 03 or older

Community: Somali/Somali American

Granny Came Here on the Empire Windrush

by Patrice Lawrence

Age 04 or older

Community: Trinidadian/Trinidadian American

Homeland: My Father Dreams of Palestine

by Hannah Moushabeck

Age 05 or older

Community: Palestinian/Palestinian American

If You See a Bluebird

by Bahram Rahman

Age 05 or older

Community: Afghan/Afghan American

Kai’s Tea Eggs

by Karina Zhou

Age 03 or older

Community: Chinese/Chinese American

Land of the Cranes

by Aida Salazar

Age 08 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

Lolo’s Sari-sari Store

by Sophia N. Lee

Age 04 or older

Community: Filipino/Filipino American

Mabuhay!: A Graphic Novel

by Zachary Sterling

Age 08 or older

Community: Filipino/Filipino American

Malala: Activist for Girls’ Education

by Raphaële Frier

Age 06 or older

Community: Muslim/Muslim American, Pakistani/Pakistani American

Martina Has Too Many Tías

by Emma Otheguy

Age 04 or older

Community: Unspecified (Caribbean)

Martina tiene muchas tias (Martina Has Too Many Tias)

by Emma Otheguy

Age 04 or up

Community: Unspecified (Caribbean)

Mexikid

by Pedro Martín

Age 10 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

Mexikid (Spanish Edition)

by Pedro Martín

Age 10 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

My City Was a Sparkling Jewel: Voices of Newcomer Youth from Afghanistan

by Green Card Voices

Age 11 or older

Community: Afghan/Afghan American, Muslim/Muslim American

My Father, The Panda Killer

by Jamie Jo Hoang

Age 14 or older

Community: Vietnamese/Vietnamese American

My Footprints

by Bao Phi

Age 05 or older

Community: Indian/Indian American, Vietnamese/Vietnamese American

Naming Ceremony

by Seina Wedlick

Age 04 or older

Community: Nigerian/Nigerian American

Nuestro techo es azul

by Sara E. Echenique

Age 05 or older

Community: Puerto Rican