Asian/ Asian American Children's Books

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The Largest Selection of Asian and Pacific American Children's Books

Lee & Low Books is the top publisher of Asian American children's books. Find award-winning books for young readers featuring Chinese, Korean, Indian, Japanese, Filipino, and Hmong cultures. Our collections offer a wide range of genres, including nonfiction biographies of important figures in Asian history and culture such as Su Dongpo, Sammy Lee, Anna May Wong, Bruce Lee, Soichiro Honda, Isamu Noguchi, and many more; page-turning fiction featuring Asian American main characters; and poetry. Jump in and find the perfect book for every reader!

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Grandfather's Story Cloth

By Linda Gerdner

Illustrated by Stuart Loughridge

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Piecing Earth and Sky Together

By Nancy Raines Day

Illustrated by Genna Panzarella

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Selvakumar Knew Better

By Virginia Kroll

Illustrated by Xiaojun Li

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Tofu Quilt

By Ching Russell

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Surprise Moon

By Caroline Hatton

Illustrated by Felicia Hoshino

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Lakas and the Manilatown Fish

By Anthony Robles

Illustrated by Carl Angel

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Ice Cream Money

By Anastasia Suen

Illustrated by Farah Aria

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Dinero para comprar un helado

By Anastasia Suen

Illustrated by Farah Aria

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Aani and the Tree Huggers

By Jeannine Atkins

Illustrated by Venantius J. Pinto

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Baseball Saved Us

By Ken Mochizuki

Illustrated by Dom Lee

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Be Water, My Friend

By Ken Mochizuki

Illustrated by Dom Lee

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Butterflies for Kiri

By Cathryn Falwell

Illustrated by Cathryn Falwell

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Bringing Asha Home

By Uma Krishnaswami

Illustrated by Jamel Akib

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Cool Melons— Turn to Frogs! The Life and Poems of Issa

By Matthew Gollub

Illustrated by Kazuko G. Stone