Reading Lists

Asian American (RD 80 and 90)

I love yous are for white people : a memoir

Su, Lac

Harper Perennial 2009

Heart-wrenching and ultimately uplifting, this stirring memoir chronicles one Asian-American immigrant's struggle to find himself--and to transcend the dangers of gang life in Los Angeles.

Midnight at the Dragon Cafe

Bates, Judy Fong

Counterpoint 2005

Su-Jen Chou, a Chinese immigrant growing up in 1950s Ontario, finds herself shouldering the weight of her mother's hopes and dreams as her isolated family attempts to forge a life for themselves in a small town.

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