35 Must-Read Books of Nonfiction by AAPI Authors

Nonfiction is where things get really juicy! Get a firsthand look at the truth of AAPI experiences with nonfiction by AAPI authors, starting with Reppin’: Pacific Islander Youth and Native Justice, edited by Keith L. Camacho.

What Readers Should Think About When they Encounter the Label “AAPI”

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, but what does that label really mean? Here's what readers should know.

Some of the Most Influential Asian American Literature of All Time

Get to know some of the most influential Asian American literature of all time, including Dictee.

Quiz: Which AAPI Poetry Collection Should I Read Right Now?

It's May, which means it's AAPI Heritage Month, so what better time than now to take a quiz and get a recommendation for a poetry collection, like Goddess Muscle by Karlo Mila.

12 Middle Grade Asian Historical Fiction Books by Authors of Color

These middle grade AAPI and Asian historical fiction books, including Troublemaker by John Cho, transport readers into past, learning about important moments in history.

10 Part-Asian Characters in YA Novels Written by Part-Asian Authors

Pick up some excellent YA books featuring part-Asian characters, by part-Asian writers, including Permanent Record by Mary H.K. Choi.

5 New Books for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2021

Don't miss out on these excellent new books for AAPI Heritage Month, including The Chosen and the Beautiful by Nghi Vo.

Riot Recommendation: The 25 AAPI Authors Everyone Should Know

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month by reading the AAPI authors that Book Riot readers think everyone should know!

20 Children’s Books To Read by AAPI Writers and Illustrators

Find 20 wonderful children's books by AAPI writers and illustrators, and add stories of different cultures and experiences to your shelves.

18 Great 2021 YA Books By AAPI Authors to Watch For

From historical adventures to modern stories to sci-fi worlds and vivid fantasies, take a look at these YA books by AAPI authors, including Luck of the Titanic by Stacey Lee.