Own Voices/Lived Experience

A Different Pond

by Bao Phi

Age 07 or older

Community: Vietnamese/Vietnamese American

A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier

by Ishmael Beah

Age 16 or older

Community: Sierra Leonean/Sierra Leonean American

A Place at the Table

by Saadia Faruqi

Age 10 or older

Community: Muslim/Muslim American, Pakistani/Pakistani American

A Very Large Expanse of Sea

by Tahereh Mafi

Age 13 or older

Community: Iranian/Iranian American, Muslim/Muslim American

Adrift at Sea: A Vietnamese Boy’s Story of Survival

by Marsha Forchuk Skyrpuch

Age 06 or older

Community: Vietnamese/Vietnamese American

After the Last Border

by Jessica Goudeau

Age 16 or older

Community: Burmese/Burmese American, Muslim/Muslim American, Syrian/Syrian American

Alive in the Killing Fields

by Nawuth Keat

Age 12 or older

Community: Cambodian/Cambodian American

Alma and How She Got Her Name

by Juana Martinez-Neal

Age 05 or older

Community: Peruvian/Peruvian American

Alma y como obtuvo su nombre (Alma and How She Got Her Name)

by Juana Martinez-Neal

Age 05 or older

Community: Peruvian/Peruvian American

Almost American Girl: An Illustrated Memoir

by Robin Ha

Age 13 or older

Community: Korean/Korean American

America Border Culture Dreamer: The Young Immigrant Experience from A to Z

by Wendy Ewald

Age 07 or older

Community: Various

Ask Me No Questions

by Marina Budhos

Age 12 or older

Community: Bangladeshi/Bangladeshi American

Auntie Luce’s Talking Paintings

by Francie Latour

Age 05 or older

Community: Haitian/Haitian American

Balcony on the Moon: Coming of Age in Palestine

by Ibtisam Barakat

Age 12 or older

Community: Palestinian/Palestinian American

Bamboo People

by Mitali Perkins

Age 11 or older

Community: Burmese/Burmese American, Karenni/Karenni American

Barely Missing Everything

by Matt Mendez

Age 14 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

Big Red Lollipop

by Rukhsana Khan

Age 05 or older

Community: Pakistani/Pakistani American

Call Me American

by Abdi Nor Iftin

Age 15 or older

Community: Somali/Somali American

Carmela Full of Wishes

by Matt de la Pena

Age 05 or older

Community: Unspecified (Hispanic/Latinx)

Casi alcanzar todo (Barely Missing Everything)

by Matt Mendez

Age 14 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

Cat on the Bus

by Aram Kim

Age 03 or older

Community: Korean/Korean American

Child Soldier: When Boys and Girls Are Used in War

by Michel Chikwanine

Age 10 or older

Community: Congolese/Congolese American
Come on In

Come on In

by Adi Alsaid

Age 12 or older

Community: Argentinian/Argentinian American, Indian/Indian American, Iranian/Iranian American, Japanese/Japanese American, Mexican/Mexican American, Puerto Rican, Various

Dancing Home

by Alma Flor Ada

Age 08 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

Darius the Great Is Not Okay

by Adib Khorram

Age 12 or older

Community: Iranian/Iranian American

Dos Conejos Blancos (Two White Rabbits)

by Jairo Buitrago

Age 05 or older

Community: Unspecified (Hispanic/Latinx)

Drawn Together

by Minh Le

Age 05 or older

Community: Thai/Thai American

Dreamers

by Yuyi Morales

Age 05 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

Dreams From Many Rivers

by Margarita Engle

Age 10 or older

Community: Various (Hispanic/Latinx)

Driving By Starlight

by Anat Deracine

Age 12 or older

Community: Saudi Arabian/Saudi American

El lapiz magico de Malala (Malala’s Magic Pencil)

by Malala Yousafzai

Age 06 or older

Community: Pakistani/Pakistani American