New Releases: October Books by Asian Authors!

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We are excited to share some new books in October!

A mix of kid-lit, young adult, and adult books are listed below.

Thanks to our Lit CelebrAsian team members: Glaiza and Shenwei for taking the time to research and compile this list.

Note: This is a just a small sample of releases out in October, so let us know what books you’re excited for.Read More »

New Releases: September Books by Asian Authors!

Twitter + Blog Templates (2)We are excited to share some new books in September!

A mix of kid-lit, young adult, and adult books are listed below.

Thanks to our Lit CelebrAsian team members: Glaiza and Shenwei for taking the time to research and compile this list.

Note: This is a just a small sample of releases out in September, so let us know what books you’re excited for.Read More »

Meet Yasmin Book Tour! In conversation: Saadia Faruqi and Hatem Aly

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Meet Yasmin! (Capstone, Aug 2018) is an early reader series (grades K-2) featuring a South Asian American character Yasmin Ahmad and her multigenerational family. To celebrate the launch of Meet Yasmin! author Saadia Faruqi and illustrator Hatem Aly interview each other here. They talk about their writing journeys, their immigrant lives, and of course, the character they both created, Yasmin:

H.A: So Saadia, what made you write Yasmin? Why not something more mainstream, more “American?”Read More »

New Releases: May Books by Asian Authors!

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We are excited to share some new books in May!

A mix of kid-lit, middle-grade, young adult, and adult books are listed below. (In case you missed it, join our open May reading challenge #AsianLitBingo too!)

Thanks to our Lit CelebrAsian team members: Glaiza and Shenwei for taking the time to research and compile this list.

Note: This is a just a small sample of releases out in May, so let us know what books you’re excited for.
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New Releases: April Books by Asian Authors!

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The team at Lit CelebrAsian are excited to share some new books in April.

Also, Asian Lit Bingo is returning in May! Asian Lit Bingo features our annual reading challenge, which is open to all readers to participate in. Visit the challenge board from last year to start planning your next reading pile. Keep an eye out for special announcements too.

Thanks to our Lit CelebrAsian team members: Glaiza and Shenwei for taking the time to research and compile the list of middle-grade, young adult, and adult books below.

Note: This is a just a small sample of releases out in April, so let us know what books you’re excited for. Update to the list: Mommy’s Khimar is by an African-American author but definitely check it out.

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