Reading Rockets: Booklists for Elementary
Through children's books, interviews with children's authors, activities, and educational resources, we celebrate and learn about the rich history and cultural heritage of Asian Pacific Americans. Share these authors, books, and histories throughout the year and across the curriculum!
For additional booklists, see:
AdLit: Booklists for Middle and High School
AdLit.org is all about adolescent literacy! These booklists highlight themes related to AAPI heritage and for more titles, visit AdLit.org’s Book Finder.
Colorín Colorado: Diverse Books That Highlight Culture and Language
Colorín Colorado is the nation’s leading website serving educators and families of English language learners (ELLs). Colorín Colorado has dozens of AAPI booklists on its website for children and young adults. Recent additions include:
Yasmin: Early Reader Series by Saadia Faruqi
Ling & Ting: Early Chapter Book Series by Grace Lin
Golden Mountain Chronicles by Laurence Yep
Diary of an Ice Princess: Chapter Book Series by Christina Soontornvat