What to Read This Summer: Books by or About Asian Americans
What are you reading this week? It’s week seven of the summer reading program and time to pick up this week’s game card!
It’s always fun to learn about other cultures. This week’s reading suggestions are books written by Asian American authors or feature diverse characters, including Asian Americans. Read one and cross of “Read for 20 Minutes” on this week’s game card.
Bee-Bim Bop! by Linda Sue Park; illustrated by Ho Baek Lee
A Big Mooncake for Little Star by Grace Lin
Butterflies for Kiri by Cathryn Falwell
A Different Pond by Bao Phi; illustrated by Thi Bui
Drawn Together by Minh Lê; illustrated by Dan Santat
Grandfather’s Journey by Allen Say
Juna’s Jar by Jane Bahk; illustrated by Felicia Hoshino
Landed by Milly Lee; illustrated by Yangsook Choi
My Name is Yoon by Helen Recorvits; illustrated by Gabi Swiatkowska
The Name Jar by Yangsook Choi
Puddle by Hyewon Yum
The Ugly Vegetables by Grace Lin