Chinese American Librarians Association Best Book Award

Winner 58

Our Missing Hearts by Celeste NgAdult Fiction 成人读物—小说类2023
Stay True by Hua HsuAdult Non-fiction 成人读物—非小说类2023
Maizy Chen's Last Chance by Lisa YeeChildren’s Fiction 儿童读物—小说类2023
She Persisted: Maya Lin by Grace LinChildren’s Non-fiction 儿童读物—非小说类2023
This Place Is Still Beautiful by XiXi TianYoung Adult Fiction 青少年读物—小说类2023
Messy Roots: A Graphic Memoir of a Wuhanese American by Laura GaoYoung Adult Non-fiction 青少年读物—非小说类2023
Beautiful Country: A Memoir by Qian Julie WangAdult Non-fiction 成人读物—非小说类2022
Watercress by Andrea WangChildren’s Fiction 儿童读物—小说类2022
Chinatown Pretty: Fashion and Wisdom from Chinatown's Most Stylish Seniors by Andria LoNon-Fiction2022
Last Night at the Telegraph Club by Malinda LoYoung Adult Fiction 青少年读物—小说类2022
From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement by Paula YooYoung Adult Non-fiction 青少年读物—非小说类2022
Your Place in the Universe by Jason ChinChildren2021
Interior Chinatown by Charles YuFiction2021
Exhalation by Ted ChiangFiction/Poetry2020
Ghosts of Gold Mountain: The Epic Story of the Chinese Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad by Gordon H. ChangNon-Fiction2020
The Shadow in the Moon: A Tale of the Mid-Autumn Festival by Christina Matula2019
Front Desk by Kelly Yang2019
Yi su fu chen by Mutonggeyao,Fiction2018
Cao Chong Weighs an Elephant by Songju Ma DaemickeJuvenile Literature2018
Hollywood Made in China by Aynne KokasResearch2018
Mystery of the Giant Masks of Sanxingdui by Icy SmithChildren's Book2015
Wan jia deng huo : Qianqian hai wai duan pian xiao shuo jing xuan by Qianqian,Fiction: Special Recognition Award2015
Conviction by Kelly Loy GilbertJuvenile Book2015
The Good Immigrants: How the Yellow Peril Became the Model Minority by Madeline Y. HsuNon-Fiction2015
The Year of the Fortune Cookie by Andrea ChengChildren's Books (Age 11 and under)2014
Summoning the Phoenix: Poems and Prose About Chinese Musical Instruments by Emily JiangChildren's Books (Age 11 and under)2014
Decoded by Mai JiaFiction2014
Two Sons of China by Andrew LamFiction2014
The Three-Body Problem by Cixin LiuFiction2014
Secrets of the Terra-Cotta Soldier by Ying Chang CompestineJuvenile Books (Ages 12-18)2014
The Shadow Hero by Gene Luen YangJuvenile Books (Ages 12-18)2014
Contemporary Chinese Art: Primary Documents (MoMA Primary Documents) by Wu HungNon-Fiction2014
The People's Republic of Amnesia: Tiananmen Revisited by Louisa LimNon-Fiction2014
Chinese Comfort Women: Testimonies from Imperial Japan's Sex Slaves (Oxford Oral History Series) by Peipei QiuNon-Fiction2014
Chinese Chicago: Race, Transnational Migration, and Community Since 1870 (Asian America) by Huping LingAcademic Books2013
Western literature in China and the translation of a nation by Shouhua QiAcademic Books2013
A Story of Ruins: Presence and Absence in Chinese Art and Visual Culture by Wu HungAcademic Books2013
A faithful reading partner : a story from a Hakka village by SuHua HuangFiction2013
Escape to Gold Mountain: A Graphic History of the Chinese in North America by David H.T. WongFiction2013
A Nest in Springtime: A Mandarin Chinese-English bilingual book of numbers by Belle YangFiction2013
Foreign Accents: Chinese American Verse from Exclusion to Postethnicity by Steven G. YaoAcademic Works2010
Claiming Diaspora: Music, Transnationalism, and Cultural Politics in Asian/Chinese America by Su ZhengAcademic Works2010
Collecting Asia: East Asian Libraries in North America 1868-2008 by Peter ZhouAcademic Works2010
A Thread of Sky by Deanna FeiAdult Fiction and Non-fiction2010
The Undaunted Women of Nanking: The Wartime Diaries of Minnie Vautrin and Tsen Shui-fang by Hua-Ling HuAdult Fiction and Non-fiction2010
Chiang Yee: The Silent Traveller from the East -- A Cultural Biography by Da ZhengAdult Fiction and Non-fiction2010
Ling & Ting: Not Exactly the Same! by Grace LinJuvenile Books2010
Chinese and English Nursery Rhymes: Share and Sing in Two Languages by Faye-Lynn WuJuvenile Books2010
Girl in Translation by Jean KwokYoung Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction2010
All That Work and Still No Boys by Kathryn MaYoung Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction2010
Steer Toward Rock by Fae Myenne NgAdult Fiction2009
The Writer as Migrant by Ha JinAdult Non-Fiction2009
Mei Ling in China City by Icy SmithChildren's Book2009
Dragon Road by Laurence YepYoung Adult2009
God of Luck by Ruthanne Lum McCunnAdult Fiction2008
Congress And The U.S.-China Relationship 1949-1979 by Guangqiu XuAdult Non-Fiction2008
Always come home to me by Belle YangChildren's Award2008
Revolution Is Not a Dinner Party by Ying Chang CompestineJuvenile Award2008

Honor Book 8

Honorable Mention 2

Adult Non-Fiction 1

No Stage 3


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