Unspecified (South Asian)

Anni Dreams of Biryani

by Namita Moolani Mehra

Age 04 or older

Themes: Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Welcoming by Individual

Bilal Cooks Daal

by Aisha Saeed

Age 04 or older

Themes: Celebrations, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Family Relationship: Parents

Blablabla: (Gibberish)

by Young Vo

Age 04 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Immigrant: Education, Non-English Book: Spanish, Welcoming by Individual

Don’t Read the Comments

by Eric Smith

Age 14 or older

Themes: Activism, Allyship, Audiobook, Coming of Age, Cross-Group Friendship, Discrimination: Gender and Sexual, Discrimination: Racial, Engagement Tool: Video

Gibberish

by Young Vo

Age 04 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Immigrant: Education, Welcoming by Individual

Mustafa

by Marie-Louise Gay

Age 05 or older

Themes: Canadian Connection, Educator Resource, Engagement Tool: Discussion, Family Relationship: Parents, Refugee: War/Conflict, Religious Background: Muslim, Welcoming by Individual, Welcoming Library: Core Picture Books (Current)

My Diwali Light

by Raakhee Mirchandani

Age 4 or older

Themes: Celebrations: Diwali, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 2nd, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Hindu

Seeking Shanti: A Family’s Story of Climate Migration

by Jesse Byrd

Age 05 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Natural Disaster/Climate Change, Refugee: Environmental Crisis

Soaring: A Story of Courage

by Suneel Ram

Age 11 or older

Themes: Diverse Abilities: Physical, Graphic Novel, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Soraya and the Dragon

by Salima Alikhan

Age 08 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Genre: Fantasy & Folklore, The Arts

Soraya and the Mermaid

by Salima Alikhan

Age 08 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Genre: Fantasy & Folklore, The Arts

Soraya and the Yeti

by Salima Alikhan

Age 08 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Genre: Fantasy & Folklore

Soraya and the Yeti

by Salima Alikhan

Age 08 or older

Themes: Genre: Fantasy & Folklore

The Best Diwali Ever

by Sonali Shah

Age 04 or older

Themes: Celebrations: Diwali, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Celebrations & Traditions, Family Relationship: Siblings, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Hindu

The Only Astronaut

by Mahak Jain

Age 03 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, STEM, Welcoming by Individual

You Are Life

by Bao Phi

Age 05 or older

Themes: Celebrations, Cultural Empowerment, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience