Indian/Indian American

10 Things I Hate about Pinky

by Sandhya Menon

Age 12 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Multiracial Identity

A Match Made in Mehendi

by Nandini Bajpai

Age 12 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Parents, LGBTQIA+, Multiracial Identity, Religious Background: Sikh

Ahmed Aziz’s Epic Year

by Nina Hamza

Age 08 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience

American as Paneer Pie

by Supriya Kelkar

Age 08 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Discrimination: Cultural, Discrimination: Racial, Multiracial Identity

American Betiya

by Anuradha Rajurkar

Age 12 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Dating, Family Relationship: Parents, Generational Differences: Dating, Non-English Book: Spanish, The Arts

Amira & Hamza: The War to Save the Worlds

by Samira Ahmed

Age 08 or older

Themes: Fantasy & Folklore, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Archie Celebrates Diwali

by Mitali Banerjee Ruths

Age 03 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration, Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Parents, Food & Culture, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Aru Shah and the End of Time

by Roshani Chokshi

Age 09 or older

Themes: Multiracial Identity, Religious Background: Hindu

Beauty and the Besharam

by Lillie Vale

Age 12 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Dating, Cross-Group Friendship, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Bharatanatyam in Ballet Shoes

by Mahak Jain

Age 04 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Food & Culture, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Bracelets for Bina’s Brothers

by Rajani LaRocca

Age 03 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Siblings, Food & Culture, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Brazaletes para los hermanos de Bina/Braceletes for Bina’s Brothers

by Rajani LaRocca

Age 03 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Food & Culture, Own Voices/Lived Experience, The Arts

Brown Girl Ghosted

by Mintie Das

Age 14 or older

Themes: Discrimination: Racial, Generation: 1st, Multiracial Identity

Chachaji’s Cup

by Uma Krishnaswami

Age 06 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Grandparents, Generation: 2nd, Refugee: Persecution, Religious Background: Hindu
Come on In

Come on In

by Adi Alsaid

Age 12 or older

Themes: Anthology, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Generational Differences: Language, Immigrant: Economic, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim, Visiting Home Country

Count Me In

by Varsha Bajaj

Age 10 or older

Themes: Allyship, Community Action, Cross-Group Friendship, Discrimination: Cultural, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Grandparents

Dumpling Day

by Meera Sriram

Age 04 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration, Community Action, Cross-Group Friendship, Food & Culture

Fatima’s Great Outdoors

by Ambreen Tariq

Age 04 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Fauja Singh Keeps Going

by Simran Jeet Singh

Age 04 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration

Festival of Colors

by Surishtha Sehgal

Age 02 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration, Family Relationship: Siblings, Food & Culture, Own Voices/Lived Experience, The Arts

Flying The Dragon

by Natalie Dias Lorenzi

Age 09 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Grandparents, Generation: 1st, Multiracial Identity

Forward Me Back to You

by Mitali Perkins

Age 14 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Discrimination: Cultural, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Goodnight Ganesha

by Nadia Salomon

Age 03 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Grandparents, Religious Background: Hindu, Visiting Home Country

Grandpa’s Stories

by Joseph Coelho

Age 04 or older

Themes: Death of Family or Friend, Family Relationship: Grandparents

Happy Diwali!

by Sanyukta Mathur

Age 04 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration, Family Relationship: Parents, Food & Culture, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Holi Hai!

by Chitra Soundar

Age 04 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Food & Culture, Own Voices/Lived Experience, The Arts

Hollow Fires

by Samira Ahmed

Age 12 or older

Themes: Death of Family or Friend, Discrimination: Racial, Discrimination: Religious, Generation: 1st, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Home is in Between

by Mitali Perkins

Age 03 or older

Themes: Bilingual Character, Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Parents, Immigrant: Education, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Welcoming by Community, Welcoming by Individual, Welcoming by School

Hot, Hot Roti for Dada-Ji

by F. Zia

Age 07 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Generation: 1st, Generation: 2nd

How Maya Got Fierce

by Sona Charaipotra

Age 14 or older

Themes: Coming of Age, Family Relationship: Parents, Generational Differences, Own Voices/Lived Experience, The Arts

How to Wear a Sari

by Darshana Khiani

Age 04 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration, Engagement Tool: Arts, Engagement Tool: I'm Your Neighbor Books Created, Own Voices/Lived Experience

I’ll Go and Come Back

by Rajani LaRocca

Age 03 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Food & Culture, Generation: 2nd, Own Voices/Lived Experience