Asian Americans have been the target of physical and verbal attacks recently, reports The Washington Post.
As May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, I recommend these five must-read books to show solidarity for Asian Americans (as well as Pacific Islanders) in these challenging times, celebrate their cultures, and appreciate their contributions to the American society:The Leavers by Lisa KoThis debut novel by Lisa Ko has never been more timely and relevant.
Winner of the Restless Books Prize for New Immigrant Writing, The Body Papers is not just another immigrant tale.
These are just five books written by both Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.
Here are some recommended lists:5 of the Most Anticipated Books From Asian Authors in 20205 Books by Women to Read During Filipino American History Month21 Must Read Books for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month