Stop Asian Hate

In response to the alarming escalation in xenophobia and bigotry resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Asian Pacific Planning and Policy Council (A3PCON), Chinese for Affirmative Action (CAA), and the Asian American Studies Department of San Francisco State University launched the Stop AAPI Hate reporting center on March 19, 2020. -->Click here to read more.

Resources:

Below is a book list that uplifts Asian American voices and history. For use in self-education and perhaps as a gentle and loving gift and/ or tool to help in the growth of a more inclusive and empathetic human experience.
For more information, here is a great article on the subject from Oprah Magazine -->Click here to read the article.

"Support the Bay's AAPI-Owned Businesses" a list via Do the Bay -->Click here to see the list.

If you would like to shop with AAPI-owned bookstores:
Front Desk (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338157826
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - June 25th, 2019

The Passenger: How a Travel Writer Learned to Love Cruises & Other Lies from a Sinking Ship Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781567926972
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Published: David R. Godine Publisher - June 8th, 2021

Useful Phrases for Immigrants: Stories Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780932112767
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Published: Blair - October 23rd, 2018

Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984820389
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Published: One World - March 2nd, 2021

Slanted: How an Asian American Troublemaker Took on the Supreme Court Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781733629102
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Published: Troublemaker Press - April 30th, 2019

How Much of These Hills Is Gold: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
Unavailable, Out of Stock, or Out of Print
ISBN: 9780525537205
Published: Riverhead Books - April 7th, 2020

Strangers from a Different Shore: A History of Asian Americans Au of... Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316831307
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 23rd, 1998

This Time Will Be Different Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062473455
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Published: HarperTeen - June 9th, 2020

I Love You So Mochi Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338302882
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 28th, 2019

The Souls of Yellow Folk: Essays Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393357554
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 26th, 2019

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On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525562023
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Published: Penguin Press - June 4th, 2019

The Magical Language of Others: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781951142278
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Published: Tin House Books - January 19th, 2021

Where Reasons End: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781984801654
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - January 12th, 2021

Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399589102
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 20th, 2018

The Vagrants: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812973341
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 16th, 2010

A Thousand Years of Good Prayers: Stories Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812973334
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - September 12th, 2006

The Good Immigrant: 26 Writers Reflect on America Cover Image
By Nikesh Shukla (Editor), Chimene Suleyman (Editor)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316524230
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Published: Back Bay Books - February 4th, 2020

How to Pronounce Knife: Stories Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316422130
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - April 21st, 2020

A Map Is Only One Story: Twenty Writers on Immigration, Family, and the Meaning of Home Cover Image
By Nicole Chung (Editor), Mensah Demary (Editor)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948226783
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Published: Catapult - February 11th, 2020

The Making of Asian America: A History Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781476739410
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 16th, 2016

Interior Chinatown: A Novel (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307948472
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Published: Vintage - November 17th, 2020

American Born Chinese Cover Image
By Gene Luen Yang, Gene Luen Yang (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250811899
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Published: First Second - February 23rd, 2021

Fred Korematsu Speaks Up Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781597143684
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Published: Heyday Books - January 30th, 2017

Eyes That Kiss in the Corners Cover Image
By Joanna Ho, Dung Ho (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062915627
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Published: HarperCollins - January 5th, 2021

Paper Bullets: A Fictional Autobiography (Scott and Laurie Oki Series in Asian American Studies) Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780295980799
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Published: University of Washington Press - March 1st, 2001

But I Don't See You as Asian: Curating Conversations About Race Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780989498104
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Published: Brc Publishing - June 8th, 2013

The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories Cover Image
By Ken Liu
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481424363
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - October 4th, 2016

No-No Boy (Classics of Asian American Literature) Cover Image
By John Okada, Ruth Ozeki (Foreword by), Lawson Fusao Inada (Introduction by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9780295994048
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Published: University of Washington Press - August 1st, 2014

They Called Us Enemy Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781603094504
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Published: Top Shelf Productions - July 16th, 2019

The Namesake: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358062684
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Published: Mariner Books - June 4th, 2019

The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures (FSG Classics) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780374533403
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - April 24th, 2012

Ghosts of Gold Mountain: The Epic Story of the Chinese Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358331810
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Published: Mariner Books - May 5th, 2020

Native Speaker Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781573225311
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 1st, 1996

The Color of Air: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062976192
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Published: HarperVia - July 7th, 2020

The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780679721888
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Published: Vintage - April 23rd, 1989

So You Want to Talk About Race Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580058827
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Published: Seal Press - September 24th, 2019

Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets & Advice for Living Your Best Life Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525508854
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - October 6th, 2020

Farewell to Manzanar Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781328742117
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Published: Clarion Books - July 11th, 2017

Stand Up, Yumi Chung! Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780525554998
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Published: Puffin Books - March 16th, 2021

Missed Translations: Meeting the Immigrant Parents Who Raised Me Cover Image
By Sopan Deb, Hasan Minhaj (Foreword by)
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062936769
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Published: Dey Street Books - April 21st, 2020

Interpreter of Maladies Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780358213260
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Published: Mariner Books - October 22nd, 2019

Pre-Post-Racial America: Spiritual Stories from the Front Lines Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780827244900
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Published: Chalice Press - March 17th, 2015

From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781324002871
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Published: Norton Young Readers - April 20th, 2021

We Gon' Be Alright: Notes on Race and Resegregation Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780312429485
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Published: Picador - September 13th, 2016

When the Emperor Was Divine Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385721813
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Published: Anchor - October 14th, 2003

Setsuko's Secret: Heart Mountain and the Legacy of the Japanese American Incarceration Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780299327804
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Published: University of Wisconsin Press - October 20th, 2020

Snow Falling on Cedars: A Novel (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780679764021
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Published: Vintage - September 26th, 1995

Days of Distraction: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062951793
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Published: Ecco - February 16th, 2021

Girl in Translation Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781594485152
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 3rd, 2011

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The Sympathizer: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802124944
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Published: Grove Press - April 12th, 2016