Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2024

Below is a list of recently published children's books perfect for celebrating AANHPI heritage every month of the year, not just in May!  Click here to see more great AANHPI children books many of which appeared on our list last year. 

My Lost Freedom: A Japanese American World War II Story By George Takei, Michelle Lee (Illustrator) Cover Image
By George Takei, Michelle Lee (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593566350
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - April 16th, 2024

The Truth About Dragons: (Caldecott Honor Book) By Julie Leung, Hanna Cha (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Julie Leung, Hanna Cha (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250820587
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - August 15th, 2023

Aloha Everything By Kaylin Melia George, Mae Waite (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kaylin Melia George, Mae Waite (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781636551128
Availability: Most titles are on our shelves or available within 1-5 days.
Published: Red Comet Press - April 23rd, 2024

The Spice Box By Meera Sriram, Sandhya Prabhat (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Meera Sriram, Sandhya Prabhat (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593427132
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - April 16th, 2024

Piper Chen Sings By Phillipa Soo, Maris Pasquale Doran, Qin Leng (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593564691
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Published: Random House Studio - April 2nd, 2024

Built to Last By Minh Lê, Dan Santat (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Minh Lê, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593569177
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - April 30th, 2024

Simone By Viet Thanh Nguyen, Minnie Phan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Viet Thanh Nguyen, Minnie Phan (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781662651199
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Published: Minerva - May 7th, 2024

The Mochi Makers By Sharon Fujimoto-Johnson, Sharon Fujimoto-Johnson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781665931540
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Published: Beach Lane Books - March 19th, 2024

Dim Sum Palace By X. Fang Cover Image
By X. Fang
$18.99
ISBN: 9781774881989
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Published: Tundra Books - September 12th, 2023

Tala Learns to Siva By Kealani Netane, Dung Ho (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kealani Netane, Dung Ho (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338859317
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Published: Orchard Books - May 7th, 2024

My Mother's Tongues: A Weaving of Languages By Uma Menon, Rahele Jomepour Bell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Uma Menon, Rahele Jomepour Bell (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536222517
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Published: Candlewick - February 13th, 2024

Eyes That Weave the World's Wonders By Joanna Ho, Dung Ho (Illustrator), Liz Kleinrock Cover Image
By Joanna Ho, Dung Ho (Illustrator), Liz Kleinrock
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063057777
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Published: HarperCollins - January 23rd, 2024

Kailani's Gift By Dorina Lazo Gilmore-Young, Lynnor Bontigao (Illustrator) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780593577790
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Published: WaterBrook - April 16th, 2024

Mai and the Missing Melon By Sonoko Sakai, Keiko Brodeur (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sonoko Sakai, Keiko Brodeur (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781645471240
Availability: Most titles are on our shelves or available within 1-5 days.
Published: Bala Kids - October 24th, 2023

Sashiko's Stitches By Sanae Ishida, Sanae Ishida (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sanae Ishida, Sanae Ishida (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781546005339
Availability: Most titles are on our shelves or available within 1-5 days.
Published: WorthyKids - April 2nd, 2024

Magnolia Wu Unfolds It All By Chanel Miller Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593624524
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Published: Philomel Books - April 23rd, 2024

Meet Me on Mercer Street By Booki Vivat Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781338788709
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Published: Scholastic Press - April 2nd, 2024

Any Way You Look By Maleeha Siddiqui Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781339010267
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 7th, 2024

Unhappy Camper By Lily LaMotte, Ann Xu (Illustrator), Sunmi (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lily LaMotte, Ann Xu (Illustrator), Sunmi (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062973894
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Published: HarperAlley - April 23rd, 2024

Continental Drifter By Kathy MacLeod Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250813749
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Published: First Second - April 2nd, 2024

Fake Chinese Sounds By Jing Jing Tsong, Jing Jing Tsong (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jing Jing Tsong, Jing Jing Tsong (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9780525553434
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Published: Kokila - April 30th, 2024

Next Stop: (A Graphic Novel) By Debbie Fong Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780593425183
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Published: Random House Graphic - March 19th, 2024

Finally Heard By Kelly Yang Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781665947930
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 27th, 2024

Lei and the Fire Goddess (Lei and the Legends #1) By Malia Maunakea Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593752500
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Published: Penguin Workshop - April 23rd, 2024

The Misfits #1: A Royal Conundrum By Lisa Yee, Dan Santat (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lisa Yee, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781984830296
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 2nd, 2024

The First State of Being By Erin Entrada Kelly Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063337312
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Published: Greenwillow Books - March 5th, 2024

The Door Is Open: Stories of Celebration and Community by 11 Desi Voices By Hena Khan (Editor), Veera Hiranandani, Supriya Kelkar, Maulik Pancholy, Simran Jeet Singh, Aisha Saeed, Reem Faruqi, Rajani LaRocca, Naheed Hasnat, Sayantani DasGupta, Mitali Perkins Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316450638
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 23rd, 2024

Make a Move, Sunny Park! By Jessica Kim Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780525555025
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Published: Kokila - May 7th, 2024

Ghosts, Toast, and Other Hazards By Susan Tan Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781250909312
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Published: Square Fish - April 23rd, 2024

Made in Asian America: A History for Young People By Erika Lee, Christina Soontornvat Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063242937
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Published: Quill Tree Books - April 30th, 2024

We Who Produce Pearls: An Anthem for Asian America By Joanna Ho, Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781338846652
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Published: Orchard Books - April 16th, 2024

Priya’s Kitchen Adventures: A Cookbook for Kids By Priya Krishna Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780358692935
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Published: Harvest - April 30th, 2024

Growing Up under a Red Flag: A Memoir of Surviving the Chinese Cultural Revolution By Ying Chang Compestine, Xinmei Liu (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ying Chang Compestine, Xinmei Liu (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593533987
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Published: Rocky Pond Books - May 7th, 2024

The Bridges Yuri Built: How Yuri Kochiyama Marched Across Movements By Kai Naima Williams, Anastasia Magloire Williams (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781960571007
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Published: Kaepernick Publishing - April 2nd, 2024

The Bicycle: How an Act of Kindness Changed a Young Refugee's Life By Patricia McCormick, Yas Imamura (Illustrator), Mevan Babakar Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063056992
Availability: Most titles are on our shelves or available within 1-5 days.
Published: Balzer + Bray - May 7th, 2024

Pedro's Yo-Yos: How a Filipino Immigrant Came to America and Changed the World of Toys By Rob Peñas, Carl Angel (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rob Peñas, Carl Angel (Illustrator)
$20.95
ISBN: 9781620145746
Availability: Most titles are on our shelves or available within 1-5 days.
Published: Lee & Low Books - April 30th, 2024

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Mr. Pei’s Perfect Shapes: The Story of Architect I. M. Pei By Julie Leung, Yifan Wu (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Julie Leung, Yifan Wu (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063006300
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Published: Quill Tree Books - May 28th, 2024

The Rock in My Throat By Kao Kalia Yang, Jiemei Lin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kao Kalia Yang, Jiemei Lin (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781728445687
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Published: Carolrhoda Books (R) - March 5th, 2024

Box of Dreams By Faith Kazmi, Christine Almeda (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Faith Kazmi, Christine Almeda (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063251366
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Published: HarperCollins - May 7th, 2024

Rohan Murthy Has a Plan (The Kids in Mrs. Z's Class #2) By Rajani LaRocca, Kat Fajardo (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rajani LaRocca, Kat Fajardo (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781523526598
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - April 30th, 2024

Marya Khan and the Awesome Adventure Park (Marya Khan #4) By Saadia Faruqi, Ani Bushry (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Saadia Faruqi, Ani Bushry (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419761225
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - March 26th, 2024

Rick Riordan Presents: Winston Chu vs. the Wingmeisters By Stacey Lee Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368075398
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - February 6th, 2024

Lunar New Year Love Story By Gene Luen Yang, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gene Luen Yang, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250908261
Availability: Most titles are on our shelves or available within 1-5 days.
Published: First Second - January 9th, 2024

Family Style: Memories of an American from Vietnam By Thien Pham Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250809728
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Published: First Second - June 20th, 2023

Kill Her Twice By Stacey Lee Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593532041
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - April 23rd, 2024

Dragonfruit By Makiia Lucier Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780358272106
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Published: Clarion Books - April 9th, 2024

Pangu's Shadow By Karen Bao Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781728477510
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Published: Carolrhoda Lab (R) - February 6th, 2024

What's Eating Jackie Oh? By Patricia Park Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593563410
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - April 30th, 2024

Kindling By Traci Chee Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063269354
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Published: HarperCollins - February 27th, 2024

A Crane Among Wolves By June Hur Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250858092
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - May 14th, 2024

No Time Like Now By Naz Kutub Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781547609284
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - February 6th, 2024