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Recs For AAPI Heritage Month

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Amanda and Jenn give some recommendations for AAPI Heritage Month in this week’s special themed episode of Get Booked.

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Books Discussed

How to Read Now by Elaine Castillo (out in July 2022)

Imposter Syndrome by Kathy Wang (tw: racially motivated violence)

IQ by Joe Ide

The Verifiers by Jane Pek (cw: discussion of suicide)

The Vanished Birds by Simon Jimenez (cw: child abuse)

Intimacies by Katie Kitamura

Minor Feelings by Cathy Park Hong

Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by Julie C. Dao (tw: child abuse)

Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls by T Kira Madden (tw: addiction)

Sonali Dev’s The Rajes series (cw: lots of trauma and angst)

Gearbreakers & Godslayers (out June 28) by Zoe Hana Mikuta

Shark Dialogues by Kiana Davenport(cw: violence against women and children incl. rape and abuse, racial slurs, violent racism, and basically everything else you can think of)