Own Voices/Lived Experience

A Big Mooncake for Little Star

by Grace Lin

Age 04 or older

Community: Chinese/Chinese American, Taiwanese/Taiwanese American

A Different Pond

by Bao Phi

Age 07 or older

Community: Vietnamese/Vietnamese American

A Feast for Joseph

by Terry Farish

Age 05 and older

Community: Sudanese/Sudanese American

A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier

by Ishmael Beah

Age 16 or older

Community: Sierra Leonean/Sierra Leonean American

A Pho Love Story

by Loan Le

Age 12 or older

Community: Vietnamese/Vietnamese American

A Song of Frutas

by Margarita Engle

Age 04 or older

Community: Cuban/Cuban American

A Thousand White Butterflies

by Jessica Betancourt-Perez

Age 05 or older

Community: Colombian/Colombian 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

After the Rain

by Nnedi Okorafor

Age 14 or older

Community: Nigerian/Nigerian American

Ahmed Aziz’s Epic Year

by Nina Hamza

Age 08 or older

Community: Indian/Indian American, Muslim/Muslim 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

American Born Chinese

by Gene Luen Yang

Age 12 or older

Community: Chinese/Chinese American

Amina’s Song

by Hena Khan

Age 08 or older

Community: Egyptian/Egyptian American, Korean/Korean American, Pakistani/Pakistani American

Amira & Hamza: The War to Save the Worlds

by Samira Ahmed

Age 08 or older

Community: Indian/Indian American, Muslim/Muslim American

Amy Wu and the Patchwork Dragon

by Kat Zhang

Age 04 or older

Community: Chinese/Chinese American

An Emotion of Great Delight

by Tahereh Mafi

Age 13 or older

Community: Iranian/Iranian American, Muslim/Muslim American

Any Day with You

by Mae Respicio

Age 08 or older

Community: Filipino/Filipino American

Archie Celebrates Diwali

by Mitali Banerjee Ruths

Age 03 or older

Community: Indian/Indian American

Areli Es Una Dreamer

by Areli Morales

Age 04 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

Areli Is a Dreamer

by Areli Morales

Age 04 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

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