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Book awards: Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature

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Works (129)

Life of Pi by Yann MartelAdult Fiction, 2003
A Step From Heaven by An NaChildren and Young Adult Author Award, 2003
Apple Pie Fourth of July by Janet S. WongChildren's Illustrator Award, 2003
Beacon Hill Boys by Ken MochizukiHonors, Children and Young Adult Author, 2003
Born Confused by Tanuja Desai HidierHonors, Children and Young Adult Author, 2003
A Single Shard by Linda Sue ParkHonors, Children and Young Adult Author, 2003
Coolies by YinHonors, Children's Illustrator, 2003
Tanuki's Gift by Tim J. MyersHonors, Children's Illustrator, 2003
Aloft by Chang-Rae LeeAdult Literature, 2006
Kira-Kira by Cynthia KadohataYouth Literature, 2006
The Firekeeper's Son by Linda Sue ParkPicture Book, 2006
Saving Fish from Drowning by Amy TanHonorable Mention, Adult Literature, 2006
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa SeeHonorable Mention, Adult Literature, 2006
Project Mulberry by Linda Sue ParkHonorable Mention, Youth Literature, 2006
Shanghai Messenger by Andrea ChengHonorable Mention, Youth Literature, 2006
Bread Song by Frederick LippHonorable Mention, Picture Book, 2006
Sixteen Years In Sixteen Seconds: The Sammy Lee Story by Paula YooHonorable Mention, Picture Book, 2006
Brothers by Da ChenAdult Fiction, 2007
Nothing But the Truth (and a Few White Lies) by Justina Chen HeadleyYouth Literature, 2007
The Legend of Hong Kil Dong: The Robin Hood of Korea by Anne Sibley O'BrienPicture Book, 2007
Color of the Sea by John HamamuraHonorable Mention, Adult Fiction, 2007
The Year of the Dog by Grace LinHonorable Mention, Youth Literature, 2007
Brothers by YinHonorable Mention, Picture Book, 2007
Driven Out: The Forgotten War Against Chinese Americans by Jean PfaelzerAdult Non-Fiction, 2008
Hiroshima Dreams by Kelly EastonYouth Literature, 2008
Surfer of the Century: The Life of Duke Kahanamoku by Ellie CrowePicture Book, 2008
Bento Box in the Heartland: My Japanese Girlhood in Whitebread America by Linda FuriyaHonorable Mention, Adult Non-Fiction, 2008
Keeping Corner by Kashmira ShethHonorable Mention, Youth Literature, 2008
Hiromi's Hands by Lynne BaraschHonorable Mention, Picture Book, 2008
Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa LahiriAdult Fiction, 2009
The Fortune Cookie Chronicles: Adventures in the World of Chinese Food by Jennifer LeeAdult Non-Fiction, 2009
Roots and Wings by Many LyYouth Literature, 2009
Wabi Sabi by Mark ReibsteinPicture Book, 2009
Steer Toward Rock by Fae Myenne NgHonorable Mention, Adult Fiction, 2009
The Eaves of Heaven: A Life in Three Wars by Andrew X. PhamHonorable Mention, Adult Non-Fiction, 2009
The Latehomecomer by Kao Kalia YangHonorable Mention, Adult Non-Fiction, 2009
1001 Cranes by Naomi HiraharaHonorable Mention, Youth Literature, 2009
Good Enough by Paula YooHonorable Mention, Youth Literature, 2009
Monsoon Afternoon by Kashmira ShethHonorable Mention, Picture Book, 2009
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie FordAdult Fiction, 2010
American Chinatown: A People's History of Five Neighborhoods by Bonnie TsuiAdult Non-Fiction, 2010
Everything Asian: A Novel by Sung J. WooYouth Literature, 2010
Cora Cooks Pancit by Dorina K. Lazo GilmorePicture Book, 2010
Shanghai Girls by Lisa SeeHonorable Mention, Adult Fiction, 2010
Japanese American resettlement through the lens : Hikaru Carl Iwasaki and the WRA's Photographic Section, 1943-1945 by Lane Ryo HirabayashiHonorable Mention, Adult Non-Fiction, 2010
Tofu Quilt by Ching Yeung RussellHonorable Mention, Youth Literature, 2010
Tan to Tamarind: Poems About the Color Brown by Malathi Michelle IyengarHonorable Mention, Picture Book, 2010
You Have Given Me a Country: A Memoir by Neela VaswaniHonor, 2011
I Hotel by Karen Tei YamashitaAdult Fiction, 2011
Angel Island: Immigrant Gateway to America by Erika LeeAdult Non-Fiction, 2011
Shooting Kabul by N. H. SenzaiYoung Adult Literature, 2011
Heart of a Samurai by Margi PreusChildren's Literature, 2011
Yasmin's Hammer by Ann MalaspinaPicture Book, 2011
Bitter in the Mouth by Monique TruongHonor, Adult Fiction, 2011
Charlie Chan: The Untold Story of the Honorable Detective and His Rendezvous with American History by Yunte HuangHonor, Adult Non-Fiction, 2011
A boy of Heart Mountain : story inspired by the experiences of Shigeru Yabu by Barbara BazalduaHonor, Young Adult Literature, 2011
Bamboo People by Mitali PerkinsHonor, Children's Literature, 2011
Fly Free! by Roseanne ThongHonor, Picture Book, 2011
The Submission by Amy WaldmanAdult Fiction, 2012
The Woman Who Could Not Forget: Iris Chang Before and Beyond the Rape of Nanking- A Memoir by Ying-Ying ChangAdult Non-Fiction, 2012
Orchards by Holly ThompsonYoung Adult Literature, 2012
The great wall of Lucy Wu by Wendy Wan-Long ShangChildren's Literature, 2012
The House Baba Built: An Artist's Childhood in China by Ed YoungPicture Book, 2012
Leche by R. Zamora LinmarkHonor, Adult Fiction, 2012
The Bangladeshi diaspora in the United States after 9/11 from obscurity to high visibility by Shafiqur RahmanHonor, Adult Non-Fiction, 2012
Level Up by Gene Luen YangHonor, Young Adult Literature, 2012
Vanished by Sheela ChariHonor, Children's Literature, 2012
Hot, Hot Roti for Dada-ji by F. ZiaHonor, Picture Book, 2012
The Collective: A Novel by Don LeeAdult Fiction, 2013
The third Asiatic invasion : empire and migration in Filipino America, 1898-1946 by Rick BaldozAdult Non-Fiction, 2013
Tina's Mouth: An Existential Comic Diary by Keshni KashyapYoung Adult Literature, 2013
Chengli and the Silk Road Caravan by Hildi KangChildren's Literature, 2013
Good Fortune in a Wrapping Cloth by Joan SchoettlerPicture Book, 2013
Drifting House by Krys LeeHonor, Adult Fiction, 2013
Forbidden citizens : Chinese exclusion and the U.S. Congress : a legislative history by Martin B. GoldHonor, Adult Non-Fiction, 2013
Ichiro by Ryan InzanaHonor, Young Adult Literature, 2013
The Shark King by R. Kikuo JohnsonHonor, Children's Literature, 2013
A Path of Stars by Anne Sibley O'BrienHonor, Picture Book, 2013
A Tale for the Time Being: A Novel by Ruth OzekiAdult Fiction, 2014
Citizens of Asian America: Democracy and Race during the Cold War (Nations of Newcomers: Immigrant History As American History) by Cindy I-Fen ChengAdult Non-Fiction, 2014
Jet Black and the Ninja Wind by Leza LowitzYoung Adult Literature, 2014
The Thing About Luck by Cynthia KadohataChildren's Literature, 2014
Red Kite, Blue Kite by Ji-li JiangPicture Book, 2014
The Gods of Heavenly Punishment: A Novel by Jennifer Cody EpsteinHonor, Adult Fiction, 2014
Garden of the world Asian immigrants and the making of agriculture in California's Santa Clara Valley by Cecilia M. TsuHonor, Adult Non-Fiction, 2014
Gadget Girl: The Art of Being Invisible by Suzanne KamataHonor, Young Adult Literature, 2014
The Vine Basket by Josanne La ValleyHonor, Children's Literature, 2014
Barbed Wire Baseball: How One Man Brought Hope to the Japanese Internment Camps of WWII by Marissa MossHonor, Picture Book, 2014
Everything I Never Told You by Celeste NgAdult Fiction, 2015
Dubious Gastronomy: The Cultural Politics of Eating Asian in the USA (Food in Asia and the Pacific) by Robert Ji-Song KuAdult Non-Fiction, 2015
Tiger Girl (Gemma) by May-lee ChaiYoung Adult, 2015
Gaijin: American Prisoner of War by Matt FaulknerChildren's, 2015
Hana Hashimoto, Sixth Violin by Chieri UegakiPicture Book, 2015
The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing by Mira JacobHonor, Adult Fiction, 2015
Big Little Man: In Search of My Asian Self by Alex TizonHonor, Adult Non-Fiction, 2015
The Shadow Hero by Gene Luen YangHonor, Young Adult, 2015
Ting Ting by Kristie HammondHonor, Children's, 2015
Father's Chinese opera by Rich LoHonor, Picture Book, 2015
Blackbird Fly by Erin Entrada Kellynot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Children’s, 2016
Don't Let Him Know by Sandip Roynot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Adult Fiction, 2016
Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl's Courage Changed Music by Margarita Englenot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Picture Book, 2016
From Canton Restaurant to Panda Express: A History of Chinese Food in the United States (Asian American Studies Today) by Haiming Liunot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Adult Non-Fiction, 2016
Full Cicada Moon by Marilyn Hiltonnot in English Common KnowledgeChildren’s, 2016
The Good Immigrants: How the Yellow Peril Became the Model Minority by Madeline Y. HsuHonor Adult Non-Fiction, 2016
Ink and Ashes by Valynne E. Maetaninot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Young Adult, 2016
Juna's Jar by Jane Bahknot in English Common KnowledgePicture Book, 2016
The Making of Asian America: A History by Erika Leenot in English Common KnowledgeAdult Non-Fiction, 2016
P.S. I Still Love You by Jenny HanYoung Adult, 2015-2016
The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyennot in English Common KnowledgeAdult Fiction, 2016
Changing Season: A Father, A Daughter, A Family Farm by David Mas Masumoto with Nikiko Masumotonot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Adult Non-Fiction, 2017
Deceit and Other Possibilities by Vanessa Huanot in English Common KnowledgeAdult Fiction, 2017
The Fortunes by Peter Ho Daviesnot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Adult Fiction, 2017
The Land of Forgotten Girls by Erin Entrada Kellynot in English Common KnowledgeChildren’s, 2017
Momotaro Xander and the Lost Island of Monsters by Margaret Dillowaynot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Children’s, 2017
Outrun the Moon by Stacey Leenot in English Common KnowledgeYoung Adult, 2017
Picture Bride Stories by Barbara F. Kawakaminot in English Common KnowledgeAdult Non-Fiction, 2017
Puddle by Hyewon Yumnot in English Common KnowledgePicture Book, 2017
Watched by Marina Budhosnot in English Common KnowledgeYoung Adult, 2017
Asianfail : narratives of disenchantment and the model minority by Eleanor Tynot in English Common KnowledgeAdult Non-Fiction, 2018
Cilla Lee-Jenkins: Future Author Extraordinaire by Susan Tannot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Children’s, 2018
It's Not Like It's a Secret by Misa Sugiuranot in English Common KnowledgeYoung Adult Literature, 2018
The Leavers: A Novel by Lisa Konot in English Common KnowledgeAdult Fiction, 2018
The Long Afterlife of Nikkei Wartime Incarceration (Asian America) by Karen M. Inouyenot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Adult Non-Fiction, 2018
The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyennot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Adult Fiction, 2018
Saints and Misfits by S. K. Alinot in English Common KnowledgeHonor Young Adult Literature, 2018
Step Up to the Plate, Maria Singh by Uma Krishnaswaminot in English Common KnowledgeChildren’s, 2018
Darius the Great Is Not Okay by Adib KhorramYoung Adult Literature, 2019
Drawn Together by Minh LêPicture Book, 2019
Front Desk by Kelly YangChildren's Literature, 2019

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