Category Archives: Identity

Messy Roots: A Graphic Memoir of a Wuhanese American by Laura Gao

Messy Roots: A Graphic Memoir of a Wuhanese American by Laura Gao. Balzer + Bray, HarperCollins, 2022. 9780063067776 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover graphic novel Genre: Memoir What did you like about … Continue reading

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Living Beyond Borders: Growing Up Mexican in America edited by Margarita Longoria

Living Beyond Borders: Growing Up Mexican in America edited by Margarita Longoria. Philomel Books, Penguin Random House, 2021. 9780593204979 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Short stories What did you like about … Continue reading

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Perfectly Parvin by Olivia Abtahi

Perfectly Parvin by Olivia Abtahi. G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2021. 9780593109427 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Parvin (pronounced PAR-veen) gets dumped on the … Continue reading

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What I Am by Divya Srinivasan

What I Am by Divya Srinivasan. Viking, Penguin Random House, 2021. 9780593204016 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book?  In this darling but deep … Continue reading

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What Riley Wore – Elana K. Arnold, Illustrated by Linda Davick

        What Riley Wore – Elana K. Arnold, Illustrated by Linda Davick, Beach Lane Books, 9781481472609, 2019 Format:  Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)   4  Genre:  Easy Picture Book What did you like … Continue reading

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