Category: Asian American/Pacific Islander

Malaka Gharib
Malaka Gharib is a journalist, cartoonist and graphic novelist. She is the author of I Was Their American…
I. W. Gregorio
I. W. Gregorio (she/her) is a practicing surgeon by day, award-winning YA writer by night. Her debut nove…
Adib Khorram
Adib Khorram is a queer Iranian-American author. He was born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri. A theat…
Rajani LaRocca
Rajani LaRocca is a physician and award-winning author of books for young people. She was born in Bangalo…
Priyanka Kumar is the author of Conversations with Birds. Her essays and criticism appear in The New York…
Stacey Lee
Stacey Lee is an award-winning author of historical and contemporary young adult fiction. A native of Sou…
Chris Soentpiet
Chris Soentpiet (pronounced “soon-pete”) is an illustrator and author of children’s books. He also enjoys…
Yin Soentpiet
Even though Yin was born in Brooklyn, she couldn’t understand English when she was young, because her par…
Thrity Umrigar
Thrity Umrigar is the best-selling author of the novels Bombay Time, The Space Between Us, If Today Be Sw…
Kelly Yang
Kelly Yang is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of New From Here, the Front Desk series, including…