Vietnamese/Vietnamese American

A Different Pond

by Bao Phi

Age 07 or older

Themes: Discrimination: Language Ability, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Own Voices/Lived Experience

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

by Marsha Forchuk Skyrpuch

Age 06 or older

Themes: Historical, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict

Butterfly Yellow

by Thanhha Lai

Age 13 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Siblings, Family Separation: Living with Other Family or Friends, Family Separation: On Journey, Historical, Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict

Duck for Turkey Day

by Jacqueline Jules

Age 06 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration, Multiracial Identity, Welcoming by School

Escape from Saigon: How a Vietnam War Orphan Became an American Boy

by Andrea Warren

Age 10 or older

Themes: Adoption, Death of Family or Friend, Discrimination: Racial, Multiracial Identity, Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict

Going Home, Coming Home / Ve Nha, Tham Que Huong

by Truong Tran

Age 03 or older

Themes: Bilingual Book: Vietnamese/English, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Separation: Different Immigration Status, Generation: 1st, Generational Differences: Language, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Visiting Home Country

Inside Out and Back Again

by Thanhha Lai

Age 09 or older

Themes: Death of Family or Friend, Discrimination: Language Ability, Family Relationship: Parents, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee Camp, Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict

It’s Not Like It’s A Secret

by Misa Sugiura

Age 12 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Dating, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Parents, LGBTQIA+

Lucy and Linh

by Alice Pung

Age 12 or older

Themes: Education & Literacy, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st

My Footprints

by Bao Phi

Age 05 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, LGBTQIA+

On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous

by Ocean Vuong

Age 15 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Generational Differences: Language, LGBTQIA+, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee: War/Conflict

Sky of Bombs, Sky of Stars

by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch

Age 08 or older

Themes: Adoption, Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict

The Best We Could Do

by Thi Bui

Age 15 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Historical, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee Camp, Refugee Journey, Refugee: Asylee, Refugee: War/Conflict

The Land I Lost: Adventures of a Boy in Vietnam

by Quang Nhuong Huynh

Age 08 or older

Themes: Own Voices/Lived Experience

The Lotus Seed

by Sherry Garland

Age 06 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Grandparents, Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict

The Magic Fish

by Trung Le Nguyen

Age 12 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Education & Literacy, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, LGBTQIA+, Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict

The Paper Boat: A Refugee Story

by Thao Lam

Age 06 or older

Themes: Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict
This Time Will be Different

This Time Will Be Different

by Misa Sugiura

Age 13 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Dating, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Parents, LGBTQIA+

Too Young to Escape

by Van Ho

Age 08 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Separation: Living with Other Family or Friends, Refugee: War/Conflict

Vietnamerica

by GB Tran

Age 14 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict, Visiting Home Country

Water Buffalo Days

by Quang Nhuong Huynh

Age 08 or older

Themes: Own Voices/Lived Experience

Weeping Under This Same Moon

by Jana Laiz

Age 12 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Siblings, Family Separation: On Journey, Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict, The Arts, Welcoming by Individual