Books to Celebrate AAPI Heritage Month

To celebrate the great diversity of the Asian Pacific American community, we want to share some of our favorite books & books I want to read by authors of Asian and Pacific Islander heritage and cultures. We believe that reading more, learning about different cultures, and listening to their stories will enrich our lives. We hope you'll join us in celebrating AAPI Heritage Month by picking up some books by these authors.  

Non-Fiction

Good Talk by Mira Jacob
Speak, Okinawa: A Memoir by Elizabeth Miki Brina
Crying in H Mart: A Memoir by Michelle Zauner
Know My Name by Chanel Miller
Eat a Peach by David Chang and Gabe Ulla

Fiction

Gold Diggers by Sanjena Sathian
If I Had Your Face by Frances Cha
The Color of Air by  Gail Tsukiyama
The Mountains Sing by Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai
The Farm by Joanne Ramos
My Year Abroad by Chang-rae Lee
Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu
The Majesties by Tiffany Tsao
The Son of Good Fortune by Lysley Tenorio
Pachinko by Min Jin Lee
The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen
The Unpassing by Chia-Chia Lin
Exhalation by Ted Chiang
White Chrysanthemum by Mary Lynn Bracht
Home Remedies by Xuan Juliana Wang
This Is Paradise by Kristiana Kahakauwila
The Mango's Kiss by Albert Wendt
Arsenic and Adobo by Mia P. Manansala
If You Leave Me by Crystal Hana Kim

Young Adult

Yolk by Mary H. K. Choi
The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
Heart and Seoul by Jen Frederick
Tokyo Ever After by Emiko Jean
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