For them, it was a moment to celebrate the honor of receiving a 2020 Asian Pacific American Award for Literature, which recognizes works written between October 2018 and September 2019.
🥰🥰 https://t.co/nGYlEqCEsU — anoosha syed 🌱 (@foxville_art) January 27, 20202020 Asian Pacific American Award for Literature Winners: Children’s LiteratureWinner: Stargazing by Jen WangChristine and Moon are best friends—and completely different from each other.
On Monday, publisher Top Shelf Productions shared its excitement:THEY CALLED US ENEMY wins the Asian/Pacific American Award for Young Adult Literature!
I’m so unbelievably thrilled & honored #franklyinlove has been chosen as an Asian Pacific American Award Honor book!
#alamw20 #ALAyma pic.twitter.com/c9Wz82CcsN — David Yoon (@davidyoon) January 27, 20202020 Asian Pacific American Award for Literature Winners: Adult NonfictionThousands of workers came to America from southern China in order to work on the Transcontinental Railroad.