Books Featuring Asian Teens

American Dragons:25 Asian American Voices by Laurence Yep
Growing up Asian American, An Anthololgy edited by Maria Hong
April and the Dragon Lady by Lensey Namioka
Chinese Cinderella:The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter by Adeline Yen Mah
Dragonwings by Lawrence Yep
Farewell to Manzanar by Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston
Finding My Voice by Marie G. Lee
Forbidden City by William Bell
The Green Ginger Jar by Clara Ingram Judson
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson by Bette Lord
The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
The Land I Lost by Huynh Quang Nhuong
A Long Way From Home Maureen Crane Wartski
Master Puppeteer by Katherine Patterson
Red Scarf Girl:A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution Ji Li Jiang
Shadow of the Dragon by Sherry Garland
Shizuko’s Daughter by Kyoko Mori
A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park
Sign of the Qin by L. G. Bass
So Far from the Bamboo Grove by Yoko Kawashima
Split Image:A Story in Poems by Mel Glenn
A Step from Heaven by An Na
Ties that Bind, Ties that Break by Lensey Namioka
Under the Blood Red Sun by Graham Sailisbury
When Heaven and Earth Changed Places by Le Ly Haslip
When My Name was Keoko by Linda Sue Park
The Year of Impossible Goodbyes by Sook Nyul Choi

from YALSABK 4/26/2012
Girls for Breakfast by David Yoo
Girl Overboard by Justina Headley
Kira-Kira by Cyntia Kadohata
Mismatch by Lansey Namioka
Red Scarf Gril by Ji-li Jiang
Inside out and back again by Thanhha Lai
Warriors in the crossfire by Bo Flood
Sold by Patricia McCormick
She's So Money by Cherry Cheva
American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang
Orchards - Holly Thompson (Novel in verse)
Somebody's Daughter - Marie Myung-Ok Lee
Anya's War - Andrea Alban
An Ocean Apart, A World Away - Lindsey Namioka
Chinese Cinderella : the true story of an unwanted daughter - Adeline Yen Mah
Three Cups of Tea - Greg Mortenson (Pakistan)
Karma - Kathy Ostlere (novel in verse)
Eyes of the Emperor by Graham Salisbury, ISLAND BOYZ, andUNDER THE BLOOD RED SUN...NIGHT OF THE HOWLING DOGS,...well just about anything he writes...
Samurai Shortstop by Alan gratz
American Born Chinese
An Na's books
Drawing From Memory
Books by Mitali Perkins
Cat Girl's Day Off by Kimberly Pauley
Girl in Translation by Jean Kwok
Bitter Melon by Cara Chow
North of Beautiful by Justina Chen Headley

compiled by Marie Slim via CALIBK12


The Asian Pacific American Librarians Association has a great Asian Pacific American Book List here: