Starred Review

6,000 Miles to Freedom: Two Boys and Their Flight from the Taliban

by Stephane Marchetti

Age 16 or older

Community: Afghan/Afghan American

A Sky of Paper Stars

by Susie Yi

Age 08 or older

Community: Korean/Korean American

Abuelita and Me

by Leonarda Carranza

Age 04 or older

Community: Salvadoran/Salvadoran American, Unspecified (Hispanic/Latinx/Latine)

Abuelita y yo

by Leonarda Carranza

Age 04 or older

Community: Salvadoran/Salvadoran American, Unspecified (Hispanic/Latinx/Latine)

An Arrow to the Moon

by Emily X.R. Pan

Age 14 or older

Community: Chinese/Chinese American, Taiwanese/Taiwanese American

Baking with Mi Abuelita

by Julissa Mora

Age 04 or older

Community: Cuban/Cuban American

Barely Floating

by Lilliam Rivera

Age 09 or older

Community: Unspecified (Hispanic/Latinx/Latine)

Bompa’s Insect Expedition

by David Suzuki

Age 04 or older

Community: Japanese/Japanese American

Brick by Brick

by Heidi Woodward Sheffield

Age 03 or older

Community: Unspecified (Hispanic/Latinx/Latine)

Drawing Deena

by Hena Khan

Age 08 or older

Community: Pakistani/Pakistani American

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

Flora la Fresca & the Art of Friendship

by Veronica Chambers

Age 08 or older

Community: Panamanian/Panamanian American

French Toast

by Kari-Lynn Winters

Age 04 or older

Community: Jamaican/Jamaican American

Frizzy

by Claribel A. Ortega

Age 08 or older

Community: Dominican/Dominican American

From Here

by Luma Mufleh

Age 12 or older

Community: Jordanian/Jordanian American

Frontera

by Julio Anta

Age 13 or older

Community: Mexican/Mexican American

Internment

by Samira Ahmed

Age 13 or older

Community: Indian/Indian American, Muslim/Muslim American

Jennifer Chan Is Not Alone

by Tae Keller

Age 08 or older

Community: Chinese/Chinese American, Korean/Korean American

Kween

by Vichet Chum

Age 13 or older

Community: Cambodian/Cambodian American

Light for All

by Margarita Engle

Age 04 or older

Community: Various

Luz para todos (Light for All)

by Margarita Engle

Age 04 or older

Community: Various

Make a Move, Sunny Park!

by Jessica Kim

Age 09 or older

Community: Korean/Korean American

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

Monstrous: A Transracial Adoption Story

by Sarah Myer

Age 14 or older

Community: Korean/Korean American

On the Tip of a Wave: How Ai Weiwei’s Art Is Changing the Tide

by Joanna Ho

Age 04 or older

Community: Chinese/Chinese American

Only a Trenza Away: A Tale of Trust and Strength

by Nadine Fonesca

Age 04 or older

Community: Guatemalan/Guatemalan American

Only This Beautiful Moment

by Abdi Nazemian

Age 13 or older

Community: Iranian/Iranian American

PAWS: Priya Puts Herself First (PAWS #3)

by Nathan Fairbairn

Age 08 or older

Community: Unspecified (Asian)

Rizos (Frizzy)

by Claribel A. Ortega

Age 08 or older

Community: Dominican/Dominican American

Salat in Secret

by Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow

Age 04 or older

Community: Muslim/Muslim American