Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Share the picture books and novels below with your students this month and every month to lift up Asian American and Pacific Islander voices.

Find characters with Japanese, Hawaiian, Thai, Indian, Korean, Vietnamese, and Indonesian heritage – and more. Don’t let one story be the only story for any group: offer a diversity of perspectives with great books.

Title Spotlight

Eyes That Speak to the Stars
Joanna Ho
New York Times bestselling team Joanna Ho and Dung Ho present Eyes That Speak to the Stars, companion to the acclaimed Eyes That Kiss in the Corners.
A young boy comes to recognize his own power and ability to change the future. This extraordinary picture book redefines what it means to be truly you.

Additional AAPI Heritage Month Titles

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