Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Yen, Jennifer

Summary: Smart, kind, and pretty, Liza Yang dreams big and never shies away from a challenge. But her mom compares her to older sister Jeannie, and sees Liza as stubborn, rebellious, and determined to push back against all of Mrs. Yang's traditional values, especially when it comes to dating. The one thing they agree on is their love of baking. Mrs. Yang is the owner of Houston's popular Yin & Yang...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Razorbill 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC YEN

Quach, Michelle

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Eliza Quan is the perfect candidate for editor in chief of her school paper-- until ex-jock Len DiMartile decides on a whim to run against her. Suddenly her vast qualifications mean squat because inexperienced Len just seems more like a leader. When Eliza's frustration spills out in a viral essay, she finds herself inspiring a feminist movement she never meant to start, caught between those who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books 2021

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Zhao, Katie

Summary: Nancy Luo, Krystal Choi, Akil Patel, and Alexander Lin, juniors at Manhattan's elite Sinclair Prep, are forced to confront their secrets after Jamie Ruan, once their closest friend, is found dead.--Provided by Publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ZHA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ZHA

Gilbert, Kelly Loy

Summary: Knowing that the friendships she depends on will change when her parents split up, Beth witnesses a private act of violence in her crush's home before forging a pact with her friends to offer support in the face of a life-altering decision.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster/BFYR 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC GIL

Choi, Mary H. K.

Summary: Nineteen-year-old Pablo Neruda Rind is working in an upscale health food store in New York City when pop star Leanna Smart rushes in and turns his life upside-down.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster BFYR 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC CHO

Sullivan, Deirdre

Summary: Ming goes to preschool, where she bravely plays all kinds of games with new friends and old, but she is still not quite ready for the big red slide.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sky Pony Press 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SUL

Lee, Krys

Summary: Three young people struggle to make new lives for themselves in the dangerous region where China borders North Korea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEE

Bowman, Akemi Dawn

Summary: An eleven-year-old Japanese-American girl joins her performing arts school's J-Pop club, where the members form an imitation band of their favorite girl group, coming together from different corners of the school to help and support one another along theway.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, Giroux 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC BOW

Cha, Steph.

Summary: In the wake of the police shooting of a black teenager, Los Angeles is as tense as it's been since the unrest of the early 1990s. But Grace Park and Shawn Matthews have their own problems. Grace is sheltered and largely oblivious, living in the Valley with her Korean-immigrant parents, working long hours at the family pharmacy. She's distraught that her sister hasn't spoken to their mother in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHA

Wen, Abigail Hing

Summary: When Ever Wong's parents sent her away for the summer, she's expecting Chien Tan: a strict, educational immersion program in Taiwan. Instead, she finds the infamous "Loveboat." There, Ever is surrounded by prodigies, like Rick Woo, Chinese American wonder boy and longtime bane of her existence; Ever's roommate, the confident and clever Sophia Ha, as glamorous as she is sharp; and the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: JT Fiction Wen 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC WEN

Yamashita, Karen Tei

Summary: Beginning in 1968, a motley cast of students, laborers, artists, revolutionaries, and provocateurs from San Francisco's Chinatown make their way through the history of the day, becoming caught in a riptide of politics and passion, clashing ideologies and personal turmoil that culminate in their effort to save the International Hotel--epicenter of the Yellow Power Movement.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC YAM

Shen, E. L.

Summary: Twelve-year-old Maxine Chen dreams of being a figure skating champion, but a remarkably talented new girl at the arena and a racist classmate at school test her resolve.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux Books 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SHE

Ho, Joanna

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: A young Asian girl notices that her eyes look different from her peers but by drawing from the strength of the powerful women in her life, she recognizes her own beauty and discovers a path to self-love and empowerment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HO

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HO

Johnson, Angela

Summary: "Empower young readers to embrace their individuality, reject societal limitations, and follow their dreams. This inspiring picture book brings together a poem by acclaimed author Angela Johnson and Nina Crews's distinctive photocollage illustrations to celebrate girls of color" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JOH

Chao, Gloria

Summary: Chloe Wang is nervous to introduce her parents to her boyfriend, because the truth is, she hasn't met him yet either. She hired him from Rent for Your 'Rents, a company specializing in providing fake boyfriends trained to impress even the most traditional Asian parents. Drew Chan's passion is art, but after his parents cut him off for dropping out of college to pursue his dreams, he became a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster BFYR 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC CHA

Chen, Kirsten.

Summary: Gretchen Lin leaves behind a floundering marriage to return to her Singapore home, where she confronts the challenges of her mother's alcoholism and her father's artisanal soy sauce business before being pulled into a family controversy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHE

Castillo, Elaine

Summary: "How many lives fit in a lifetime? When Hero De Vera arrives in America--haunted by the political upheaval in the Philippines and disowned by her parents--she's already on her third. Her uncle gives her a fresh start in the Bay Area, and he doesn't ask about her past. His younger wife knows enough about the might and secrecy of the De Vera family to keep her head down. But their daughter--the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Castillo 2018

Lee, Erika.

Summary: "The definitive history of Asian Americans by one of the nation's preeminent scholars on the subject. In the past fifty years, Asian Americans have helped change the face of America and are now the fastest growing group in the United States. But as award-winning historian Erika Lee reminds us, Asian Americans also have deep roots in the country. The Making of Asian America tells the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 LEE

Sánchez, Erika L.

Summary: "Julia no es la hija mexicana perfecta. Ese era el rol de su hermana Olga. Olga no fue a la universidad, se quedó en casa para cuidar a sus padres, limpiar la casa y trabajar a medio tiempo. Julia tiene grandes sueños y no quiere formar parte del camino de su hermana mayor. Pero un solo error, que ocurre mientras enviaba un mensaje de texto al mismo tiempo que cruzaba la calle más concurrida de...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Español 2018

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Summary: Fifteen authors of Asian descent reimagine the folklore and mythology of East and South Asia, in short stories ranging from fantasy to science fiction to contemporary, from romance to tales of revenge.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC THO

Chim, Wai

Summary: "Anna Chiu has her hands full. When she's not looking after her brother and sister or helping out at her father's restaurant, she's taking care of her mother, whose debilitating mental illness keeps her in bed most days. Her father's new delivery boy, Rory, is a welcome distraction and even though she knows that things aren't right at home, she's starting to feel like she could be a normal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC CHI

Back to Top