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									                      ELEMENTARY LITER ATURE                                                                                           1
                      Preschool through Grade 4

                                                                           Pearl, Barbara
                        ADOPTION                                           MATH IN MOTION: Origami In The Classroom, 1995,
                                                                           120 pages. Grades K-6. Designed to relieve math an xiety in a
Antonio, Nancy
                                                                           fun way. Hands-on creative approach to learning mathe matics
OUR BABY FROM CHINA, 1997, 24 pages. Story of a
                                                                           through Japanese paper folding. Incorporates geometry,
baby being adopted fro m China with real life photos.
                                                                           critical thin king, symmetry, problem solving, sequencing,
ITEM #2786                                     $13.95HB
                                                                           spatial relat ionships, assessment, man ipulatives, polygons,
                                                                           patterns, connections, and cooperative learning techniques.
Walvoord Girard, Linda
                                                                           Includes teacher‟s scripts.
Illustrations by Judith Friedman
                                                                           ITEM #2340                                        $24.95PB
ADOPTION IS FOR ALWAYS, 1986, 30 pages. Tells the
story of Celia and her adoption when she questions the love of
her parents. Full co lor illustrations.                                                        MULTICULTURAL
ITEM #2787                                     $13.95HB
                                                                           Fassler, C. Richard
Walvoord Girard, Linda                                                     RAI NBOW KIDS, HAW AII’S GIFT TO AMERICA, 1998,
Illustrations by Linda Shute                                               92 pages. Full color photo book of mult iracial children with
WE ADOPTED YOU BENJAMIN KOO , 1989, 30 pages.                              documentation of their collective heritages. A great book for
Story of a biracial adoption and how Benjamin learns to deal               interracial understanding.
with his differences.                                                      ITEM #2815                                       $24.95HB
ITEM #2790                                    $14.95HB
                                                                           Hamanak a, Sheila
Halpert Kraus, Joanna                                                      ALL THE COLORS OF THE EARTH, 1994, 32 pages. All
Illustrations by Karen Ritz                                                ages. Multicultural theme, bringing in the concept of colors,
TALL BOY'S JOURNEY, 1992, 48 pages. Moving story of                        symbolis m identifying colors with the beauty of ethnic
8-year-old Kim Moo Yong's not so easy adjustment from                      children. Celebrates the richness and diversity of the world‟s
Korea to the U.S. into a Caucasian family.                                 ethnic heritages.
ITEM #2420                                  $5.95P B                       ITEM #2281                                      $16.95HB

Say, Allen, story and illustrations                                        Hamanak a, Sheila
ALISON, 1997, 32 pages. Say beautifully tells a story of an                I LOOK LIKE A GI RL, 1999, 32 pages. Ages 3-8. Another
                                                                           outstanding art book that provides strong nontraditional
Asian child's adoption into a Caucasian family. A little kitten
illustrates how love finds a place in a young heart and creates            imagery fo r girls. A great g ift for young girls . AACP
understanding of what adoption is.                                         RECOMMEN DED.
ITEM #2586                                      $17.00HB                   ITEM #2824                                       $16.00HB

               CREATIVE LEARNING                                           Lisa, W. Nik ola
                                                                           BEIN’ WITH YOU THIS WAY, 1994, 32 pages. Ages 2 to
Lovejoy, Pamela                                                            8. An African American g irl v isits the park and rounds up a
I’M CHINES E AMERICAN FLIP BOOK. 8½ x 11                                   group of friends for an afternoon of fun and playground
Teacher‟s Guide. A pictorial flip book, featuring a Ch inese               games. As they play, they discover that despite their physical
American girl showing her life style of two cultures.                      differences, they are really the same.
Developed to help Kindergarten children learn to read.                     ITEM #2445                                       $14.95HB
Includes a suggestion sheet for lessons.                                   ITEM #2446                                       $6.95P B
ITEM #2342                                      $7.98P B
                                                                           Tok uda, Wendy
Lovejoy, Pamela                                                            Illustrations by Lokk en Millis
YEAR OF THE DRAGON FLIP BOOK. A pictorial flip                             SAMSON, THE HOT TUB BEAR, A True Story, 1998,
book of the Chinese zodiacs developed for Kindergarten                     34 pages. Tells of the real life antics of a hot-tub hopping bear
children learning how to read. Includes suggestions sheet for              that wanders out of the forest and into people‟s hearts in
classroom use.                                                             Southern Californ ia. Shows how public opin ion and public
ITEM #2341                                    $7.98P B                     action can influence a co mmunity.
                                                                           ITEM #2650                                         $15.95HB

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                       Preschool through Grade 4

                   ASIAN AMERICAN                                                     CHINESE AMERICAN
Asian American Coalition, compiled on behalf of                       Cheng Andrea
Photography by Gene H. Mayeda                                         Illustrations by Ange Zhang                     NEW!
CHILDREN OF ASI AN AMERI CA, 1995. Charming                           GRANDFATHER COUNTS, 2000, 32 pages. Helen‟s
photos of Asian American children. Opening poem by Marie              grandfather comes fro m Ch ina to live with her family.
Villanueva. This collection of Asian American Ch ildren ‟s            Language barriers haunt Helen until she learns to share
stories and photographs captures the diversity of the Asian           something they both can enjoy.
American co mmunity and celebrates twelve years of an Asian           ITEM #2898                                      $15.95HB
American co mmunity coalition.
ITEM #2606                                      $18.95HB              Chin, Steven A.,
                                                                      Illustrations by Mou-Sien Tseng
Chin-Lee, Cynthia                                                     DRAGON P ARADE, 32 pages. A young man leaves his
Illustrations by Yumi Heo                                             home in China to travel to the “Land of the Golden Mountain”
A IS FOR ASIA, 1997, 32 pages. A beautiful book relat ing             (America) to start a new life.
the alphabet to Asian things. It covers the broader Asian             ITEM #2057                                     $4.95P B
cultures including West Asia and Russia.
ITEM #2861                                     $16.95HB               Chin-Lee, Cynthia
                                                                      Illustrations by You Shan Tang
Harada, Joyce, story and illustrations                                ALMOND COOKI ES & DRAGON WELL TEA, 1993, 32
IT’S THE ABC BOOK, 1984, 32 pages. This popular book is               pages. A story of friendship and understanding. When Nancy
in its third printing. The brightly colo red pages are filled with    invites Erica to her ho me, they both become surprised by how
interesting images.                                                   much they have in common despite their differences.
ITEM #0005                                        $8.95P B            ITEM #2894                                     $14.95HB

Harada, Joyce, story and illustrations                                Chinn, Karen
IT’S THE 0-1-2-3 BOOK, 1985, 32 pages. A book about                   Illustrations by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying Hwa Hu
numbers done in the same bright style as her ABC book.                SAM AND THE LUCKY MONEY, 1995, 32 pages.
ITEM #1053                                    $8.95P B                Touching story of a young boy who receives lucky money in a
                                                                      special red envelope fro m his grandparents for Ch inese New
Loh, Morag                                                            Year. An encounter with a stranger teaches Sam to appreciate
TUCKING MOMMY IN, Adorable story about a working                      what he has and that the best gifts come fro m the heart.
mo m who is so exhausted that her loving children help put            ITEM #2450                                       $14.95HB
mo mmy to bed.                                                        ITEM #2587                                       $6.95P B
ITEM #2264                                     $5.95P B               Lee, Huy Voun
                                                                      AT THE BEACH, 1994, 32 pages. Xiao M ing and his mother
Rattigan, Jama Kim                                                    go to the beach in this brightly illustrated book. Learn some
DUMPLI NG SOUP, 1994. Ages 4 to 8. Winner o f the 1990                Chinese characters as you follow the story. “Whimsical
New Voices, New Multicultural Fiction Contest. Marisa, a              compositions have a strong sense of pattern, rhythm, and
Korean-Chinese-Japanese-Hawaiian -Anglo girl, makes her               design”                         – Booklist.
first attempt at making dump lings for a New Year‟s                   ITEM #2531                                        $16.95HB
ITEM #2280                                     $15.95HB               Lee, Huy Voun
                                                                      IN THE PARK, 1998, 32 pages. Xiao Ming and his mother
Tok uda, Wendy and Richard Hall                                       decide to go to the park one beautiful spring day. Follow the
Illustrations by Hanak o Wak iyama                                    colorfully illustrated story and learn some Chinese characters.
HUMP HREY THE LOST WHALE, 1986, 32 pages.                             ITEM #2658                                      $15.95HB
Illustrated in beautiful watercolor paintings, this story is based
on the true adventures of Hu mphrey, a hu mpback whale who            Lee, Huy Voun
wandered into the San Francisco Bay.                                  IN THE SNOW, 1995, 32 pages. Xiao M ing and his mother
ITEM #1221                                        $12.95HB            go for a walk in the winter woods. Together they begin to
                                                                      draw pictures in the snow. Learn more Ch inese characters in
                                                                      this special book.
                                                                      ITEM #2483                                     $15.95HB

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Look , Lenore                                                              Feeney, Stephanie
Illustrations by Stephen T. Johnson              NEW!                      HAWAII IS A RAINBOW, 32 pages. Bright colors portray
LOVE AS STRONG AS GINGER, 1999, 28 pages. This                             the mult iethnic children of Hawaii.
story beautifully celebrates culture and family love through               ITEM #1310                             $12.95HB
the adventures of a young girl and her grand mother. Artfu l
illustrations on each page. AACP RECOMMENDED.                              McDonagh, Barbara S., story and illustrations
ITEM #2808                                       $15.00HB                  NA MOMI HO’OMANA’O: Pearls To Remember, 1993,
                                                                           42 pages. Loving story teaching about Hawaiian culture and
Lum McCunn, Ruthanne                                                       life style.
Illustrations by You-shan Tang                                             ITEM #2600                                   $19.95HB
PIE BITER, 1983, 32 pages. Trilingual
English/Chinese/Spanish. Pie -Biter lived and worked in the                McDonagh, Barbara S.
Pacific Northwest for 20 years. This story was preserved                   MAKANA ALOHA: Gift of Love, 1993. A charming story
orally.                                                                    of friendship between a wise old man and a lonely girl. The
ITEM #0084                                     $15.95HB                    old man makes such a lasting impression on the girl that he
                                                                           changes her life forever.
Waters, Kate and Madeline Slovenz -Low                                     ITEM #2447                                    $14.95HB
LION DANCER, Ernie Wan’s Chine se New Year, 32
pages. Co lorfu l photos about Chinese New Year and the                                      HMONG AMERICAN
mean ing of the Lion Dance.
ITEM #1798                                   $3.95P B                      Shea, Pegi Deitz
                                                                           THE WHISPERING CLOTH: A Refugee’s Story, 1995.
Wong, Janet S.                                                             Mai loved to sit and watch her grandmother and the other
Illustrations by Yangsook Choi,                  NEW!                      wo men work on their beautiful pa’ndau-embroidered story
THIS NEXT NEW YEAR, 2000, 32 pages. This next New                          cloths. Mai wanted desperately to stitch one of her very own,
Year is about to begin. Not the regular New Year, but the                  but what story could she tell? Inspired by her grandmother,
lunar new year, the day of the first new moon. Just like the               Mai creates a wonderful pa‟ndau to tell her special story.
New Year that begins on January 1, the Chinese New Year is a               ITEM #2512                                      $8.95P B
time fo r hope, a fresh start, and a second chance. In spare,
lyrical verse, Wong speaks in the voice of a child determined              Xiong, Ia
to face the next year with optimis m and courage, and                      Illustrations by Gou Run-Lin
Yangsook Choi captures the spirit of celebration in her vib rant           THE GIFT, The Hmong New Year, 1996, 32 pages.
palette and energetic pictures. AACP RECOMMENDED.                          Grandfather teaches Dao about the Hmong Laotian New Year
ITEM #2890                                       $16.00HB                  celebration for a class assignment.
                                                                           ITEM #2779                                 $16.95HB
                 FILIPINO AMERICAN
                                                                                           JAPANESE AMERICAN
Astadillo Gilles, Almira
Illustrations by Carl Angel                    NEW!                        Kawamoto McCoy, Karen
WILLIE WINS, 32 pages. What is an alkansiya? A Filipino                    Illustrations by Carolina Yao
boy overcomes peer pressure and learns about love and family               BON ODORI DANCER, by 1998, 32 pages. Keiko works
tradition. Young readers will be cheering for Willie all the               hard to learn the bon odori in spite of her lack of talent. What
way.                                                                       is she to do? Includes information about the bon odori.
ITEM #2928                                     $16.00HB                    ITEM #2806                                        $14.95HB

                        HAWAIIAN                                           Gollub, Matthew
                                                                           Illustrations by Kazuk o G. Stone           NEW!
Feeney, Stephanie                                                          TEN ONI DRUMMERS , 2000, 32 pages. Well illustrated,
Photographs by Hella Hammid                                                teaches numbers using very cute oni drummers.
A IS FOR ALOHA, 32 pages. An ABC book in b lack &                          ITEM #2899                                  $15.95HB
white photos using Hawaiian objects to portray the people,
places and experiences that make up everyday life for children             Mochizuk i, Ken
in Hawaii.                                                                 Illustrations by Dom Lee
ITEM #1227                                    $9.95HB                      BAS EBALL SAV ED US, 1993, 32 pages. A touching true-
                                                                           life story of a young boy living in an A merican concentration
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                      Preschool through Grade 4
camp during World War II. When there was little to be                be a painter. The man offers him security. A story about
thankful for, baseball became a savior. Recip ient of the 1993       dreams and choices for readers of all ages.
Parents Choice Award.                                                ITEM #2889                                     $17.00HB
ITEM #2098                                      $15.95HB
ITEM #2470                                      $6.95P B             Say, Allen
                                                                     STRANGER IN THE MIRROR, 1995. 32 pages. One
Mochizuk i, Ken                                                      morn ing Sam wakes up to find that a stranger is staring back
Illustrations by Dom Lee                                             at him in the mirror. A lthough he is still a young boy, his
HEROES , 1995, 32 pages. A young boy who thought he had              appearance has changed into an old man. Doctors cannot find
no heroes finds one in his family for all his friends to see.        anything wrong with him so he is sent back to school.
ITEM #2417                                        $15.95HB           Everyone treats him differently. Allen Say has created an
ITEM #2636                                        $6.95P B           intriguing story that subtly explores society‟s reactions to age
                                                                     and the physical differences in people.
Mochizuk i, Ken                                                      ITEM #2530                                        $16.96HB
Illustrations by Dom Lee
PASSAGE TO FREEDOM: THE SUGI HARA STORY,                             Say, Allen
32 pages. Ages 6 and up. Told through the eyes of his five-          TEA WITH MILK, 1999, 32 pages. A poignant story of a
year-old son Hiro ki, this book is a touching and well-told          Japanese man and wo man who meet and discover their unique
account of how one person‟s courage can make a difference.           mutual interests and similarities.
Stunning sepia-toned illustrations add power and dignity to          ITEM #2829                                 $17.00HB
this beautiful story.
ITEM #2574                                         $15.95HB          Say, Allen
                                                                     TREE OF CRANES, 1991, 32 pages. American and
Nishimoto, Keisuk e                                                  Japanese cultures joyously combine for a day of celebration as
Illustrations by Kozo Shimiau                                        a boy‟s mother shares a glimpse of her childhood with her son.
HAI KU PICTUREBOOK FOR CHILDREN, 1998, 32                            ITEM #1891                                    $16.95HB
pages. Nishimoto, an award-winning author, selects haiku for
this full co lor p icture book were written by some of Japan's       Shigek awa, Marlene
most famous masters. Nishimoto arranges the haiku in a               Illustrations by Isao Kik uchi
seasonal pattern, starting with spring and ending with winter,       BLUE JAY IN THE DES ERT, 1993, 32 pages. Story
each with a co mmentary. Illustrator Shimizu has won both            about a boy and his grandfather interned in Poston, Arizona.
Japanese and international awards for his work.                      The grandfather carves a very special blue jay as a gift and
ITEM #2871                                        $13.95HB           explains what this bird means.
                                                                     ITEM #2114                                      $12.95HB
Saik i, Kimik o
Illustrations by Tomie Arai                                          Shigek awa, Marlene
SACHIKO MEANS HAPPI NESS . Ages 6 and up. A                          Illustrations by Isao Kik uchi                      NEW!
moving tale about compassion for the elderly.                        WELCOME HOME SWALLOWS, 2001, 32 pages. A
ITEM #1696                                    $14.95HB               poignant sequel to Blue Jay in the Desert of how Junior
                                                                     adjusts to returning to California. It is filled with issues of
Say, Allen                                                           friendship, racism, tragedies and a family reunion. AACP
GRANDFATHER’S JOURNEY, 1993, 32 pages. A                             RECOMMEN DED.
grandfather journeys to America and is torn by a love fo r two       ITEM #2927                                        $14.95HB
countries. Caldecott Award Winner.
ITEM #2191                                     $16.95HB              Uchida, Yoshik o
                                                                     THE BRACELET, 1976, 32 pages. Po ignant story of two
Say, Allen                                                           friends who are forced apart by the intern ment of Japanese
THE LOST LAKE. A heartfelt tale about Luke and his father,           Americans during World War II. A lost bracelet causes great
and their appreciation of the natural environment.                   concern until mother tells her that her friendship is more
ITEM #1758                                     $6.95P B              important than a symbol of friendship.
                                                                     ITEM #2525                                       $6.99P B
Say, Allen                                     NEW!
THE SIGN PAI NTER, 2000, 32 pages. Early one morn ing a
boy comes into town, hungry, and looking for work. He meets
a sign painter who takes him on as helper. The boy yearns to
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Uchida, Yoshik o                                                              Wong, Janet S.
Illustrations by Charles Robinson                                             IllustratIions by Bo Jia                         NEW!
THE ROOSTER WHO UNDERSTOOD JAP ANES E,                                        THE TRIP BACK HOME, 2000, 32 pages. You are invited
1976, 31 pages. A warm story of people caring about each                      to join Wong on the trip back to Korea, revealing that even
other with beautifully engaging illustrations.                                when family members speak different languages, there is still
ITEM #0018                                     $10.95HB                       much they can share: “These are the gifts brought across the
                                                                              ocean to Korea: leather g loves, an apron with pockets like
Yashima, Taro                                                                 flowers, a book with pictures and simp le words. What is given
UMBRELLA. A little girl receives an umb rella and an xiously                  in return? Simp le gifts like these - and so much more.”
waits for a time to use it. Beautifu lly illustrated with fu ll color         ITEM #2888                                       $16.00HB
ITEM #2038                                         $16.99HB
                                                                                             OKINAWAN AMERICAN
Looking for stories for young people about internment?
Check out these books in this section…                                        Tok uda, Wendy and Richard Hall
                                                                              Illustrations by Karen Sasak i
Baseball Saved Us, by Ken Mochizu ki                                          SHIRO IN LOVE: A True Story, 32 pages. The second
Blue Jay In The Desert, by Marlene Shigekawa                                  story by Tokuda and Hall. This is about Shiro, a special dog,
The Bracelet, by Yoshiko Uchida                                               and his adventures in Okinawa.
Heroes, by Ken Mochizuki                                                      ITEM #1633                                     $13.95HB
Welcome Home Swallows, by Marlene Shigekawa
                                                                                                     SOUTH ASIAN
                  KOREAN AMERICAN
                                                                              Atk ins, Jeamome
Choi, Sook Nyul                                                               Illustrations by Venantius J. Pinto
Illustrations by Karen M. Dugan                                               AANI AND THE TREE HUGGERS, 1995, 32 pages. Based
HALMONI AND THE PICNIC, 1993, 31 pages. Yu mmi‟s                              on a true story, village wo men set out to save a precious forest
grandmother, Halmon i, has just moved to the U.S. fro m Korea                 fro m developers.
and is having a difficult time adjusting. Yu mmi asks her                     ITEM #2912                                       $6.95P B
grandmother to chaperon a class picnic, hoping to help
Halmon i adjust. But Yu mmi worries, what will the other kids                               VIETNAMESE AMERICAN
think of Halmoni‟s tradit ional Korean dress and food?
ITEM #2147                                     $14.95HB                       McKay, Lawrence Jr.
                                                                              Illustrations by Dom and Keunhee Lee
Choi, Sook Nyul                                  NEW!                         JOURNEY HOME, 1998, 32 pages. A poignant story of a
THE NAME JAR, 2001, 32 pages. Unhei, who just moved                           Vietnamese mother and her biracial daughter returning to
fro m Korea, enters school to find that the sound of her name                 Vietnam to search for the mother‟s roots.
becomes a problem for her schoolmates. Should she change                      ITEM #2685                                    $15.95HB
her name?
ITEM #2982                                       $16.95HB                     Surat, Michele Maria
                                                                              Illustrations by Vo-Dihn Mai
Kraus, Joanna Halpert                                                         ANGEL CHILD, DRAGON CHILD, 1991. Ages 6 to 9.
TALL BOY’S JOURNEY, 1992, 48 pages. Inspired by                               Story of Ut, the youngest daughter of a family that recently
Kraus‟ experience adopting her son, as well as other adoption                 immigrated to the U.S. Unfortunately, Ut and her family are
experiences, this is a moving portrayal of 8-year-o ld Kim Moo                having difficulty adjusting. Poor Ut is teased mercilessly by
Yong‟s not-so-easy adjustment fro m Korea to the U.S. Kim                     red-haired Ray mond, but after a snowball fight the two find a
Moo Yong learns to adapt not only to new surroundings but                     common ground.
also to a bicultural family.                                                  ITEM #1914                                      $4.95P B
ITEM #2420                                      $5.95P B
                                                                              Tran, Quoc, story and illustrations
Paek , Min                                                                    AND THEN IT RAI NED, 1996, 32 pages. A bilingual
AEKYUNG’S DREAM. Written in English and Korean. A                             (Vietnamese and English) story of two brothers, a new puppy,
Korean immig rant girl d iscovers the secret of survival and                  war and rain. Well illustrated.
happiness in her new country.                                                 ITEM #2780                                    $16.95HB
ITEM #0572                                       $14.95HB

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                                                                     Louie, Ai Ling
                           ASIAN                                     Illustrations by Ed Young
                                                                     YEH-SHEN: A Cinderella Story From China , 1982.
Bejarano, Valorie Slaughter, Editor                                  Ages 7 and up. Beautifully done in dramat ic art work and
THE BEGI NNI NG, And Other Asian Folktales, 1995,                    easy-to-read text.
125 pages. A group of wo men authors create a comp ilat ion of       ITEM #1505                                     $15.95HB
well-loved stories that have inspired the values and beliefs of
various Asian cultures.                                              Tan, Amy
ITEM #2497                                       $14.95PB            THE CHINES E SIAMESE CAT. Ages 5 to 8. Charming
                                                                     folktale of a mother cat that tells her kittens the true story of
                      CAMBODIAN                                      their ancestry.
                                                                     ITEM #2282                                         $16.95HB
Reinhart Coburn, Jewell                                              Wang, Rosalind C.
Illustrations by Eddie Flottee                                       Illustrations by Shao Weit Liu
ANGKAT, The Cambodian Cinderella , 1998, 32 pages.                   THE MAGICAL STARFRUIT TREE, 1990. This folktale is
An Asian Cinderella story with full color art.                       about sharing and respecting our elders. Ah-Di, a peddler, is
ITEM #2750                                     $16.95HB              chastised for his selfish and disrespectful ways, while little
                                                                     Ming-Ming is rewarded for his big heart and generosity.
Wall, Lina Mao                                                       ITEM #2448                                       $14.95HB
Adapted by Cathy Spagnoli
JUDGE RABBIT AND THE TREE SPIRIT, 1991, 32                           Yen, Clara
pages. In English and Cambodian. “Cambodian refugees tell            WHY RAT COMES FIRST: A Story Of The Chine se
our children stories about Judge Rabbit to teach them self           Zodiac, 1991, 32 pages. Yen says of the book, “My father
confidence, and encourage them to be kind and helpful to             read many of these stories to me. But the story I liked best
others.”                      - Lina Mao Wall                        was the one he made up, which I adapted for this book.”
ITEM #1801                                      $14.95HB             ITEM #1800                                     $14.95HB

                         CHINESE                                     Yep, Laurence
                                                                     THE MAN WHO TRICKED A GHOS T, 1993. Ancient folk
Chang, Margaret & Raymond                                            tale about a man who is not afraid of ghosts and even
Illustrations by Lori McElrat h-Eslick        NEW!                   outsmarts a ghost by pretending to be one, too.
DA WEI'S TREAS URE, A Chine se Tale , 1999, 30 pages.                ITEM #2153                                      $15.95HB
The story of a poor man and his father who encounter a magic
                                                                     Young, Ed
kitten with surprising results.
                                                                     CAT ANG RAT: The Legend Of The Chinese Zodiac,
ITEM #2809                                    $16.00HB
                                                                     1995. Intriguing illustrations. Caldecott-winning art ist, Ed
                                                                     Young, retells the legend of how the twelve zodiac animals
Chin, Charlie
                                                                     were chosen and why the cat and the rat will never be friends
Illustrations by Tomie Arai
Chinese translation by Wang Xing Chu
                                                                     ITEM #2733                                     $6.95P B
CHI NA’S BRAV EST GI RL: The Legend Of Hua Mu
Lan. A wonderful, beloved Ch inese legend retold by the
                                                                     Young, Ed                                    NEW!
mu lti-talented Charlie Chin. Brave Hua Mu Lan convinces
                                                                     MONKEY KING, 2001, 32 pages. Trad itional story of the
her father that she must go to war to protect the family honor
                                                                     Monkey King beautifully told and illustrated
because there is no eldest son.
                                                                     ITEM #2962                                   $16.95HB
ITEM #2176                                       $14.95HB
ITEM #2526                                       $6.95P B            Young, Russell
                                                                     Illustrations by Civi Cheng                     NEW!
Eimon, Mina Harada
                                                                     DRAGONS ONG, A Fable for the New Millennium,
WHY CATS CHAS E MICE: A Story Of The Twelve
                                                                     2000, 32 pages. Chiang-An, a s mall dragon, searches all over
Zodiac Signs. A tale that teaches a valuable lesson in
                                                                     the world for a prize. He contacts dragons all over the world
friendship. The cat and mouse once lived peacefully together,
                                                                     and each shares his wisdom and gives him a mean ingful gift.
but competition for an honored position causes greed to break
                                                                     Does he succeed in finding the prize?
the sacred bond of friendship.
                                                                     ITEM #2850                                      $15.95HB
ITEM #2156                                       $12.95HB

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Young, Ed, translator and illustrator
LON PO PO: A Red Riding Hood Story From China .
Folklore for ages 5 to 9. Illustrations in full color.
ITEM #2701                                         $5.99P B                 Coburn, Jewell R. with Tzexa C. Lee, adopted by
                                                                            Illustrations by Anne S. O'Brien
                                                                            JOUANAH, The Hmong Cinderella , 1996, 32 pages.
                          FILIPINO                                          Jouanah's shocking introduction to her newly transformed
                                                                            mother is the unforeseen crisis point where her young life
De la Paz, Myrna, Adapted by                             NEW!               takes a sudden and decisive turn. Her story takes readers to
ABADEHA: The Philippine Cinderella , 2001, 32 pages.                        the remote mountains of Southeast Asia.
On a sunny island lived two loving parents and their daughter,              ITEM #2730                                      $15.95HB
Abadeha. Abadeha‟s mother passes away and her father
remarries an evil wo man with three daughters. Abadeha is                   Livo, Norma J. and Dia Cha
mistreated by her evil stepmother, but with a little help, she              FOLK STORI ES OF THE HMONG P EOPLES, Of Laos,
manages to find happiness.                                                  Thailand, and Vietnam, 1991, 150 pages. Caution,
ITEM #2338                                       $16.95HB                   scatological references.
                                                                            ITEM #1920                               $25.50HB
Philippine American Women Writers
Illustrations by Fred Carrillo                                              Livo, Norma J., and Dia Cha
SEV EN STORI ES FROM S EV EN SISTERS , 1992, 43                             FOLK STORI ES OF THE HMONG, Audio Tales From
pages. An anthology of Philippine folk tales familiar to                    The Peoples Of Laos, Thailand, And Vietnam, 1999,
Filipino A mericans.                                                        cassette tape. Includes: Legend of the Rice Seed, Why the
ITEM #1994                                     $10.95PB                     Hmong Live on Mountains, Why Animals Cannot Talk, The
                                                                            Story of the Owl, Another Age of Happiness, and 11 more.
Romulo, Liana, retold by                                                    ITEM #2820                       cassette tape $10.50
Illustrations by Joanne De Leon                                             ITEM #1920                                  book $25.50HB
pages. Why Mosquitoes Buzz Around Our Ears, The Battle of                   Xiong, Blia, Told by
the Wind and the Rain, The Magic Lake, The Deer and the                     Adapted by Cathy Spagnoli
Snail, A Bridge of Flo wers, Why the Cock Crows, and others.                Illustrations by Nanc y Hom
ITEM #2903                                   $16.95HB                       NINE-I N-ONE GRR! GRR!, 1989. A fo lk tale fro m the
                                                                            Hmong of Laos about a lonely tiger and a clever bird.
                                                                            ITEM #1627                                    $14.95HB
                        HAWAIIAN                                            ITEM #2065                                    $6.95P B

Guard, David, Retold by
Illustrations by Caridad Sumile                                                                    INDONESIAN
HALE-MANO: A Legend Of Hawaii, 1993, 90 pages. A
love story of rich tradit ion and mag ic. Hale-Mano falls in love           Terada, Alice M., Told by
with Princess Kama, who visits him in his dreams. Despite                   THE MAGIC CROCODILE AND OTHER FOLKTALES
the taboo that surrounds her, he sets off to win the girl of his            FROM INDONESIA, 1994, 148 pages. With 200 to 300
dreams.                                                                     different languages and cultural groups, each with its own
ITEM #2506                                        $8.95P B                  myths and legends to tell, the islands of Indonesia are rich
                                                                            with stories. Twenty-nine stories were selected to give an
Thompson, Vivian L.                                                         understanding of the Indonesian people through their myths,
HAWAII AN MYTHS OF EARTH, S EA AND SKY, 1966,                               legends and folktales.
83 pages. These tales originate fro m the “talk story” tradition            ITEM #2458                                      $17.95HB
of Hawaii. They were used to explain the world to Hawaii
ITEM #2987                                       $9.95P B

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                                                                    Uchida, Yoshik o
                       JAPANESE                                     Illustrations by Richard C. Jones
                                                                    THE DANCING KETTLE AND OTHER JAP ANES E
Gollub, Matthew, story and translations                             FOLK TALES. Reprint of a popular collection of Japanese
Illustrations by Kazuk o G. Stone                                   folktales as retold by Toshiko Uchida.
COOL MELONS - TURN TO FROGS, The Life And                           ITEM #2857                                $8.95P B
Poems Of I ssa, 1998, 36 pages. Haiku poems in Japanese
and English are beautifully illustrated. RECOMMENDED.               Uchida, Yoshik o
ITEM #2727                                   $16.95HB               THE SEA OF GOLD And Other Tales From Japan,
Hamanak a, Sheila, retold and illustrated by                        ITEM #2859                         $8.95P B
SCREEN OF FROGS, Ko ji took nature for granted – until a
frog opens his eyes to nature‟s wonders. Koji decides to
protect the frog‟s surroundings and in appreciation, the frogs
give Koji a mystical g ift.
ITEM #2265                                      $15.95HB            Carpenter, Frances
                                                                    TALES OF A KOREAN GRANDMOTHER, 1973, 287
Nishimoto, Keisuk e                                                 pages. Third printing. Korean folktales for ch ildren.
Illustrations by Yok o Imoto                                        ITEM #0818                                      $9.95P B
JAP ANES E FAI RY TALES, VOL 1, 1998. 32 pages.
Includes: The Old Man Who Made The Flowers Bloo m,                  Farley, Carol
Mouse Wrestling, Kitty's New Vest, Kintaro, and The Crane's         Illustrations by Benrei Huang
Gift.                                                               MR. PAK BUYS A STORY, 1997, 32 pages. A wealthy
ITEM #2765                                   $12.95HB               couple gives their servant some money to go to the village and
                                                                    buy a story for their amusement. There are unexpected
Nishimoto, Keisuk e                                                 consequences! Beautifully told in full co lor art.
Illustrations by Yok o Imoto                                        ITEM #2803                                       $15.95HB
JAP ANES E FAI RY TALES, VOL 2, 1998. Includes: The
Straw M illionaire, The Contest, The Bouncing Rice Ball, The        Holt, Daniel D. proverbs selected and translated by
Monkey's Statue, Little One Inch Boy, and Tail Fishing.             Illustrations by Soma Han Stick ler
ITEM #2766                                    $12.95HB              TIGERS, FROGS AND RI CE CAKES, A Book Of
                                                                    Korean Proverbs, 1999. 32 pages. Bilingual. A proverb on
Nishimoto, Keisuk e                                                 each illustrated page in English, Korean characters and
Illustrations by Yok o Imoto                                        roman ized Korean.
JAP ANES E FAI RY TALES, VOL 3, 1998. Includes: The                 ITEM #2744                                     $15.95HB
Shining Princess, The Goblin 's Fan, Peach Boy, The Cat's
Dance and The Stone Statues.                                        Toy Hong, Lily, story and illustrations
ITEM #2934                                    $13.95HB              TWO OF EV ERYTHING, 1993, 32 pages. Beautifully
                                                                    illustrated story of an old couple who co mes into money fro m
Nishimoto, Keisuk e                                                 a mysterious pot.
Illustrations by Yok o Imoto                                        ITEM #2802                                       $15.95HB
JAP ANES E FAI RY TALES, VOL 4, 1998. Includes: The
Monkey And The Crab, The Go ld Coin, Drying Field, The Cat                                  SAMOAN
and Crab Race, and Urashimataro.
ITEM #2935                                 $13.95HB
                                                                    Pouesi, Daniel and Michael Igoe, Retold by
Sak ade, Florenc e                                                  Illustrations by Michael Evanston
Illustrations by Yoshisuk e Kurosak i                               THE STONE MAIDEN And Other Samoan Fables,
JAP ANES E CHILDREN'S FAVORITE STORIES, 1953,                       1994, 44 pages. These tales include traditional themes of
50th printing, 120 p. Includes twenty well-known Japanese           revenge, punishment of greed and selfishness, and also new
folktales with full colo r illustrations. A classic Japanese        situations, which arise in the contemporary Samoan world.
folktale book.                                                      ITEM #2454                                      $12.00PB
ITEM #0032                                          $16.95HB

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                                                                          Vathanaprida, Supaporn, Retold by
                     SOUTH ASIAN                                          Illustrations by Margaret Reed McDonald
                                                                          THAI TALES: Folktales Of Thailand, 1994, 150 pages.
Sharma, Rashmi, story and illustrations                                   Twenty-seven tales to help understand the world of Thai
THE BLUE JACKAL, 1992, 32 pages. Ho w does a jackal                       folklore and culture. Fun, humorous stories, animal tales,
get blue? An amusing folktale in full color.                              teachings of Buddhist monks, and tales of magical events.
ITEM #2749                                   $14.95HB                     ITEM #2288                                     $27.00HB

Sharma, Rashmi, story and illustrations                                   Vathanaprida, Supaporn, narrator
A BRAHMIN'S CASTLES IN THE AIR, 1994, 32 pages.                           Introduction by Margaret Read Mac Donald
An Indian punchtuntre story. A story with a moral about work.             THAI TALES, Audio Folktales From Thailand,
ITEM #2748                                    $14.95HB                    Includes: If I Belongs to Us, It Will Co me, The Good Boy,
                                                                          and seven more.
JATAKA TALES, 20 pages each book. The Jataka Tales                        ITEM #2821                        cassette tape $10.50
celebrate the power of action mot ivated by compassion, love,
wisdom and kindness. They teach that what we all thin k and
do profoundly affects the quality of our lives. Selfish words
and deeds bring suffering while selfless action gives rise to
goodness. While based on traditional accounts, the stories are            Lum, Darrell, Retold by
adapted for today‟s young people.              $7.95P B Each              Illustrations by Mak ik o Nagano
                                                                          THE GOLDEN SLIPP ER: A Vietnamese Legend, 1994,
ITEM   #2944 GOLDEN FOOT                                                  32 pages. A Vietnamese “Cinderella” story. A mysterious
ITEM   #2945 HEART OF GOLD                                                wo man rewards Tam fo r her strength, kindness, and purity of
ITEM   #2946 THE SPADE SAGE                                               heart.
ITEM   #2947 A PRECIOUS LIF E                                             ITEM #2487                                    $3.95P B
ITEM   #2949 COURAGEOUS CAPTAIN                                           Terada, Alice M., Editor
ITEM   #2950 THE BEST OF FRI ENDS                                         UNDER THE STARFUIT TREE: Folk Tales From
ITEM   #2951 THE KI NG AND THE GOAT                                       Vietnam, 1989, 160 pages. Twenty-seven folktales that
ITEM   #2952 THE HUNTER AND THE QUAIL                                     reflect, shape, and convey the culture of the people of
ITEM   #2953 THE PARROT AND THE FIG TREE                                  Vietnam.
ITEM   #2954 PROUD PEACOCK AND THE MALLARD                                ITEM #2404                                       $12.95PB
ITEM   #2956 A KING, HUNTER, AND A GOLDEN GOOSE                           Tran, Ngoc-Dung, proverbs selected and translated by
ITEM   #2957 THE KI NG AND THE MANGOES                                    Illustrations by Xuan-Quanf Dang
ITEM   #2984 THE VALUE OF FRIENDS                                         TO SWIM IN OUR OWN POND, A Book Of
ITEM   #2958 THE RABBIT IN THE MOON                                       Vietnamese Proverbs, 1998, 32 pages. A bilingual book
ITEM   #2959 THE POW ER OF A PROMIS E                                     in fu ll color art. A proverb on each illustrated page is told in
ITEM   #2960 THE MAGIC OF P ATIENCE                                       English, Vietnamese and ro manized Vietnamese.
ITEM   #2961 THE FISH KI NG’S POWER OF TRUTH                              ITEM #2745                                         $15.95HB


Ho, Minfong                                  NEW!
Illustrations by Holly Meade
HUS H! A Thai Lullaby, 1996, 32 pages. A Caldecott
Honor Book. A lullaby, which asks jungle an imals to be quiet
and to not disturb a sleeping baby.
ITEM #2860                                   $16.99HB

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                                                                      THE EMP EROR AND THE NIGHTINGALE, continued.
Vuong, Lynette Dyer
THE BROCADED SLIPP ER AND OTHER                                       Chinese-English              ITEM   #2390         $16.95HB
VIETNAMES E TALES, 1982, 111 pages. Five enchanting                   Hmong-English                ITEM   #2366         $16.95HB
tales that are reassuringly familiar and at the same time,            Khmer-Engli sh               ITEM   #2367         $16.95HB
wondrously different.                                                 Korean-English               ITEM   #2384         $16.95HB
ITEM #2706                                          $3.95P B          Lao-Engli sh                 ITEM   #2368         $16.95HB
                                                                      Tagalog-Engli sh             ITEM   #2354         $16.95HB
Vuong, Lynette Dyer                                                   Thai-Engli sh                ITEM   #2378         $16.95HB
THE GOLDEN CARP And Other Tales From Vietnam,                         Vietnamese-Engli sh          ITEM   #2395         $16.95HB
1993, 128 pages. Six stories of courage, bravery, and honesty
rewarded by fairy spirits and dragon kings. A delightful              THE MOUSE BRI DE: A Chinese Folktale
collection, beautifu lly illustrated and captivating for all ages.    The leader of the mouse village is having trouble finding a
ITEM #2331                                         $15.00HB           suitable husband for his beautiful daughter. He wants one that
                                                                      can protect the village fro m the vicious cat and sets off on a
                                                                      journey to find the most powerful husband for his daughter.
                                                                      Chinese-English              ITEM   #2391         $16.95HB
DANCE, MICE, DANCE!                                                   Hmong-English                ITEM   #2372         $16.95HB
When Jimmy Tune, known as Jimmy the Magic Flute, plays                Khmer-Engli sh               ITEM   #2373         $16.95HB
his flute, people yell, “ENCORE!” Jimmy becomes very                  Korean-English               ITEM   #2386         $16.95HB
successful, but soon realizes that his music is losing its mag ic.    Lao-Engli sh                 ITEM   #2374         $16.95HB
He befriends some mice and together they create a new life            Tagalog-Engli sh             ITEM   #2356         $16.95HB
that has a magic of its own.                                          Thai-Engli sh                ITEM   #2380         $16.95HB
                                                                      Vietnamese-Engli sh          ITEM   #2397         $16.95HB
Chinese-English             ITEM   #2387          $16.95HB
Hmong-English               ITEM   #2357          $16.95HB            SEV EN MAGIC BROTHERS
Khmer-Engli sh              ITEM   #2358          $16.95HB            A wo man is visited by a good spirit and is given seven golden
Korean-English              ITEM   #2381          $16.95HB            pills to take each day so that she may have a child. Overjoyed,
Lao-Engli sh                ITEM   #2359          $16.95HB            she swallo ws all seven pills at once and has seven boys. Each
Tagalog-Engli sh            ITEM   #2351          $16.95HB            of the seven boys is born with a special gift.
Thai-Engli sh               ITEM   #2375          $16.95HB
                                                                      Chinese-English              ITEM   #2388         $16.95HB
Vietnamese-Engli sh         ITEM   #2392          $16.95HB
                                                                      Hmong-English                ITEM   #2369         $16.95HB
                                                                      Khmer-Engli sh               ITEM   #2361         $16.95HB
                                                                      Korean-English               ITEM   #2382         $16.95HB
A kind giant finds the spirit of spring outside his window in
                                                                      Lao-Engli sh                 ITEM   #2371         $16.95HB
the freezing snow. As the giant cares for spring, he grows to
                                                                      Tagalog-Engli sh             ITEM   #2352         $16.95HB
love him and decides to keep him. Realizing that it is selfish
                                                                      Thai-Engli sh                ITEM   #2376         $16.95HB
to keep spring fro m the rest of the world, the giant sets Spring
                                                                      Vietnamese-Engli sh          ITEM   #2393         $16.95HB
free. In appreciat ion of the giant‟s kindness, spring continues
to return each year.                                                  STORY OF THE CHINES E ZODI AC
Chinese-English             ITEM   #2398          $16.95HB            The Heavenly God decides that there needs to be a way to
Hmong-English               ITEM   #2369          $16.95HB            keep track of time and sets up a big race. The first twelve
Korean-English              ITEM   #2385          $16.95HB            animals to cross the finish line will take their rightful place in
Lao-Engli sh                ITEM   #2371          $16.95HB            the Zodiac calendar.
Tagalog-Engli sh            ITEM   #2355          $16.95HB            Chinese-English              ITEM   #2389         $16.95HB
Thai-Engli sh               ITEM   #2379          $16.95HB            Hmong-English                ITEM   #2365         $16.95HB
Vietnamese-Engli sh         ITEM   #2396          $16.95HB            Khmer-Engli sh               ITEM   #2363         $16.95HB
                                                                      Korean-English               ITEM   #2383         $16.95HB
                                                                      Lao-Engli sh                 ITEM   #2364         $16.95HB
The Emperor had but one wish, to become immo rtal. He
                                                                      Tagalog-Engli sh             ITEM   #2353         $16.95HB
prays to the gods for immo rtality. The God o f Heaven tells
                                                                      Thai-Engli sh                ITEM   #2377         $16.95HB
the Emperor the key to immortality and gives him a way of
                                                                      Vietnamese-Engli sh          ITEM   #2394         $16.95HB
becoming invisible.

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CHI NESE/ ENGLISH FLASH CARDS AND LABELS . Set                               Vang, Lue and Judy Lewis
of 110 in color designed to assist in English language                       GRANDMOTHER’S PATH, GRANDFATHER’S WAY,
development and enrich ment activities.                                      1984, 197 pages. Includes geographic informat ion, folktales,
ITEM #0075                                       $72.00 SET                  poetry, expressive language, and traditional needlewo rk. Can
                                                                             be used for a wide range of grade levels.
An, Jiang                                                                    ITEM #1497                                      $14.95PB
CHI NESE WORD BOOK, 1991, 96 pages. Two hundred
words are beautifully illustrated from categories including
anatomy, food, clothing, nu mbers, nature, school, home and
Chinese life and customs. Each illustration is captioned in
Chinese characters, pinying transliteration, and English.                    JAP ANES E/ ENGLISH FLASH CARDS AND LABELS.
ITEM #1686                                       $25.95 SET                  Set of 110 in color designed to assist in English language
                                                                             development and enrich ment activities.
Goldstein, Peggy                                                             ITEM #0563                                       $72.00 SET
LONG IS A DRAGON: Chine se Writing For Children.
A way to teach children Chinese writing through a comparison                 Han, Miek o
with the “pictures” that the different characters represent.                 ENGLISH AND JAPANES E, 1984, 41 pages. Bilingual
ITEM #1790                                        $18.95HB                   reader series designed to help learn about U.S. culture.
                                                                             English text is identical in different languages of the s eries.
Han, Miek o
                                                                             ITEM   #0602            Student Book 1            $7.95P B
ENGLISH AND CHINES E, 1994, 41 pages. Bilingual
                                                                             ITEM   #0603            Student Book 2            $7.95P B
reader series designed to help learn about U.S. culture.
                                                                             ITEM   #0604            Student Book 3            $7.95P B
English text is identical in different languages of the series.
                                                                             ITEM   #0605            Student Book 4            $7.95P B
ITEM   #0597           Student Book 1             $7.95P B                   ITEM   #0606            Student Book 5            $7.95P B
ITEM   #0598           Student Book 2             $7.95P B
ITEM   #0599           Student Book 3             $7.95P B                   NEW OXFORD PICTURE DI CTIONARY
ITEM   #1612           Student Book 4             $7.95P B                   JAP ANES E/ ENGLISH. A subject-oriented picture
ITEM   #0601           Student Book 5             $7.95P B                   dictionary. So me knowledge of Japanese is needed.
                                                                             ITEM #1667                                   $11.95PB
Parnell, E. C.
NEW OXFORD PICTURE DI CTIONARY                                               Green, Yuk o
CHI NESE/ ENGLISH, 1989. A subject-oriented picture                          JAP ANES E WORD BOOK, 1990, 106 pages. Two
dictionary illustrating 2,400 words. So me knowledge of                      hundred Japanese words illustrated and captioned using
Chinese is needed.                                                           roman ized spelling, kanji, hiragana, and katakana with
ITEM #1592                                    $11.95PB                       pronunciation guide. For beginners of all ages.
                                                                             ITEM #1941                                      $26.95 SET
Syndham, Robert, Editor
Illustrations by Ed Young                                                    Yoneji, Norik o
CHI NESE MOTHER GOOSE RHYMES , 1968, 46 pages.                               HIRAGANA FOR FUN, 1987, 64 pages. Omoshiroi
Some rhy mes contain questions answered on the follo wing                    hiragana is a fun way of learning hiragana through pictures
page. Text in English and Chinese.                                           and its related English sounds.
ITEM #1550                                   $7.95P B                        ITEM #0478                                    $13.95PB

                                                                             Yoneji, Norik o
                         HAWAIIAN                                            KATAKANA FOR FUN, 1987, 65 pages. Features the use of
                                                                             English sound illustrations to aid the learning of katakana.
Burningham, Yok o                                                            ITEM #1705                                       $13.95PB
Foreword by Lok omaik a’iok alani Snak enberg
HAWAII AN WORD BOOK, 1990, 95 pages. A set including
a book and cassette tape.
ITEM #1687                                 $25.95 SET

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                          KOREAN                                      PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE, 1981. An explanation of the
                                                                      pledge. Black and wh ite illustrations.
Han, Miek o                                                           ITEM #0949      TEACHER’S GUIDE         $9.95P B
ENGLISH AND KOREAN, 1984, 41 pages. Bilingual                         ITEM #0583      STUDENT BOOK            $3.95P B
reader series designed to help learn about U.S. culture.
English text is identical in different languages of the series.       Han, Miek o
                                                                      A VISIT WITH OUR GOV ERNMENT, 1979, 66 pages. A
ITEM   #0609           Student Book 1             $7.95P B
                                                                      class takes a trip to Washington, D.C.
ITEM   #0610           Student Book 2             $7.95P B
                                                                      ITEM #0982         TEACHER             $9.95P B
ITEM   #0611           Student Book 3             $7.95P B
                                                                      ITEM #0663         STUDENT             $3.95P B
ITEM   #0612           Student Book 4             $7.95P B
ITEM   #0613           Student Book 5             $7.95P B
                                                                      Parnell, E. C. and Andrew-Inseok Kim
                                                                      NEW OXFORD PICTURE DI CTIONARY
                          SAMOAN                                      VIETNAMES E/ENGLIS H, 1989. A subject-oriented picture
                                                                      dictionary. So me knowledge of Vietnamese is needed.
Feu’u, Fatu                                                           ITEM #1767                                   $11.95PB
‘O LE TUSI PI, 1991, 32 pages. Features the Samoan
alphabet, numbers, and colors. Each letter o f the alphabet is        Tran-Khanh-Tuyet
introduced through illustrations designed to promote correct          THE LITTLE WEAV ER OF THAI-YEN VILLAGE, 1986.
pronunciation and to foster an awareness of Samoan culture.           Hien, a young Vietnamese girl, loses her family in the war and
ITEM #1836                                       $17.95PB             comes to the U.S. Th is is the story of her struggle to adjust.
                                                                      ITEM #1236                                       $15.95HB


Han, Miek o
ENGLISH AND VIETNAMESE, 1984, 41 pages. Bilingual
reader series designed to help learn about U.S. culture.
English text is identical in different languages of the series.
ITEM   #0614           Student Book 1             $7.95P B
ITEM   #0615           Student Book 2             $7.95P B
ITEM   #0616           Student Book 3             $7.95P B
ITEM   #0617           Student Book 4             $7.95P B
ITEM   #0618           Student Book 5             $7.95P B

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Ethnic Cultural Heritage Program, Seattle Public Schools                     SUMI SET. Includes mediu m size bottle of ink, small brush,
RAI NBOW ABC’S. Grades K – 8. Each set includes 26                           med iu m brush, ink stick, water holder and paperweight in a
illustrated cards presenting positive concepts of cultural                   boxed set. Especially made for brush painting and
pluralism, and a 76-page workbook with activit ies for teaching              calligraphy.
understanding, clarify ing feelings and values.                              ITEM #0130                                      $36.00S ET
ITEM #1896                                       $15.95S ET
                                                                             Kuisek o, Ryok ushu
Temk o, Florence                                                             BRUSH WRITI NG: Calligraphy Techniques For
JOYFUL NAPKIN FOLDI NG, Books 1 and 2, 1996, 14                              Beginners, 103 pages. Includes background information on
pages each. Want to make an impression? Fold a napkin                        brush writing, imp lements, and wonderfully clear d irect ions
flower, rabbit, carrot, bird, hen, fish, turtle and crab in Book 1.          on how to begin brush writ ing. Well illustrated with patterns
Make a napkin place card, ribbon, spoon holder, breadbasket,                 to follo w. Also demonstrates more advanced forms.
silver holder and coaster in Book 2. Color photographs.                      ITEM #1468                                      $24.00PB
ITEM #2791 Book 1                                   $3.95P B
ITEM #2792 Book 2                                   $3.95P B                                             CHINESE

Temk o, Florence, and V'Ann Cornelius                                        COLORI NG BOOK OF ANCI ENT CHINA, 48 pages.
MONEY FOLDING, Books 1 and 2, 1995, 13 pages each.                           Ancient figures in costume, animals and designs accompanied
Great ideas on how to fold and give money, make a money                      by a brief narrative.
tree, money jewelry, animals and hearts. Co lor photographs.                 ITEM #1302                                    $3.95P B
ITEM #2793 Book 1                              $5.95P B
ITEM #2794 Book 2                              $5.95P B                      MAH JONG SET. Co mes co mplete with scoring sticks, dice
                                                                             and a carrying case with handle. Specify hard plastic set or
                          ABACUS                                             natural bamboo in lay.
                                                                             ITEM #0837                                     $90.00S ET
ABACUS. Japanese abacus in protective case.                                  Kanai, Shozo and Margaret Farrell
ITEM #2349                                $15.95                             MAH JONG FOR BEGI NNERS, 1979, 64 pages. Based on
                                                                             the rules and regulations of the Mah Jong Association of
Kojima, Tak ashi                                                             Japan.
JAP ANES E ABACUS: Its Use And Theory , 1954, 102                            ITEM #0124                                    $10.95PB
pages. How to use the abacus, includes exercises for practice.
ITEM #0118                                    $6.95P B                       Krach, Maywan Shen
                                                                             Illustrations by Hongbin Zhang
Yabuk i, Shinichi R.                                                         D IS FOR DOUFU, An Alphabet Book Of Chine se
MODERN ABACUS : An Effective Mathematical Tool,                              Culture, 1997, 32 pages. Features 23 aspects of the Chinese
1990, 130 pages. Wonderful resource for anyone who wants                     culture in full color illustrations.
to learn how to use the abacus. Includes sections on history,                ITEM #2807                                   $17.95HB
addition/subtraction, mult iplication/division, decimals,
algebra, money matters and mental calculat ions.                                                         FILIPINO
ITEM #2350                                        $14.95PB
                                                                             Krasno, Rena
   CALLIGRAPHY AND BRUSH PAINTING                                            Illustrations by Eleana C. Lee
                                                                             KNEELI NG CARABAO & DANCI NG GI ANTS,
PAPER FOR SUMI PAINTING . 12” x 18” practice sheets,                         Celebrating Filipino Festivals, 1997, 48 pages. Many
100 sheets per package. Especially made for brush painting                   great ideas for activit ies including history, food, festivals,
and calligraphy.                                                             music, and folk stories.
ITEM #1084                                    $8.95P KG                      ITEM #2717                                         $19.95HB

SUMI INK. 60 cc (2.11 o z.) liquid ink in p lastic bottle for                Rodriguez Lopez, Zoe,
brush painting or callig raphy.                                              Edited by Mutya Lopex Solis
ITEM #1081                                      $4.95                        ITUGYUAN: A Collection Of Pilipino Musi c For
                                                                             Individual, Home And School Use, 1999, 243 pages.
SUMI BRUSH. Med iu m size brush for calligraphy or sumi                      Filled with music that you can play. A treasure for everyone
painting.                                                                    interested in Pilipino music.
ITEM #1083                                 $9.00                             ITEM #2904                                      $27.95HB
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                                                                      Ota, Kimi
                        HAWAIIAN                                      SASHIKO QUILTI NG, 1981, 44 pages. A well illustrated
                                                                      how-to book on Japanese quilting. A first in English.
                                                                      ITEM #0129                                     $7.95P B
Ancient figures in costume accompanied by a brief narrative.
ITEM #1301                                   $3.95P B                 Sun, Ming-ju
                                                                      JAP ANES E KIMONO P APER DOLLS in Full Color,
                        JAPANESE                                      1986, 32 pages. Two dolls and 26 period costumes
                                                                      accompanied by explanation of period. For ch ildren and
COLORI NG BOOK OF JAPAN, 48 pages. Artwork of                         collectors alike.
historic places and people by famous artists of Japan. Includes       ITEM #1170                                    $4.95P B
folktale figures and animals acco mpanied by a brief narrative.
ITEM #1300                                      $3.95P B                                      ORIGAMI
HANA CARDS. A bo xed set including two sets of Japanese               ORIGAMI JEWELRY KIT. Ages 8 and up. Make an
hana cards.                                                           elegant kimono pin, a sea creature necklace, zigzag bracelet
ITEM #0127                               $17.95S ET                   and many more wearab le art treasures. Includes keepsake box,
                                                                      instructions, origami paper with all the elements to make all
Chiba, Reik o                                                         the pieces. A Great New Gift Idea!
                                                                      ITEM #2800                              boxed set $14.95
tied, red cloth bound book with fo lded, colored pages
illustrated with beautiful drawings. Contents give predictions        Arak i, Chiyo
on the Japanese zodiac calendar birth years.                          ORIGAMI IN THE CLASS ROOM #1: Activities For
ITEM #1475                                       $17.95HB             Autumn Through Chri stma s, 1965. 40 illustrated pages.
                                                                      Designed especially for use in elementary school.
Ek iguchi, Kunio and R. S. McCreery                                   ITEM #0109                                    $14.95HB
perfect gift for the craft lover. Filled with informative essays      Arak i, Chiyo
on the customs and festivals of Japan, in addition to many            ORIGAMI IN THE CLASS ROOM #2: Activities For
craft projects with detailed instructions.                            Winter Through Summer, 1968. 40 illustrated pages.
ITEM #2062                                         $19.00PB           Projects based on traditional A merican holidays and events.
                                                                      ITEM #0110                                     $14.95HB
Hornung, Clarence, Editor
TRADITIONAL JAP ANES E CREST DESIGNS, 1986, 44                        Gray, Alice and Kunihik o Kasahara
pages. A set of 44 black and white d rawings of Japanese crest        MAGIC OF ORIGAMI. World famous origami experts
motifs such as bamboo, crane, lightning, cherry blossoms,             present the ultimate beginner‟s book with a special Christmas
peony, plum blossoms, and more.                                       appeal. Fu lly illustrated.
ITEM #1282                                     $5.95P B               ITEM #1080                                     $15.00PB

Krasno, Rena                                                          Honda, Isao
                                                                      THE WORLD OF ORIGAMI, 1965, 182 pages. Fully
Illustrations by Topru Sugita                 NEW!                    illustrated, includes history and tradition.
FLOATI NG LANTERNS AND GOLDEN SHRINES,                                ITEM #0114                                   $24.00PB
Celebrating Japanese Festival s, 2000, 50 pages.
Includes chapters on setsubun, obon, kodomo no hi, hina               Kobayashi, Hazuo and Mak oto Yamaguchi
matsuri, osahogatsu, yuki matsuri, sakura matsuri and many            ORIGAMI FOR P ARTI ES, 48 pages. Personalize your next
others traditions.                                                    party with unique origami decorations. Twenty-nine origami
ITEM #2851                                    $19.95HB                projects designed especially fo r parties.
                                                                      ITEM #1416                                  $9.50P B
Nihonmachi Little Friends
JAP ANES E CHILDREN’S SONGS, 1983. Thirty                             Montroll, John
commonly known fo lk songs in both Japanese and English.              ANIMAL ORIGAMI FOR THE ENTHUSIAST , 128 pages.
Includes music.                                                       Step-by-step instructions in over 900 d iagrams.
ITEM #0015                SONG BOOK $15.95                            ITEM #1489                                       $8.95P B
ITEM #0016                   CASSETTE $15.95

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Tak ahama, Toshie                                                           ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 13. 100 sheets: 3½” gold foil.
ORIGAMI FOR DISPLAYS AND ORNAMENTS, 1983,                                   ITEM #1408                             $2.95P KG
32 pages. Contains illustrations on how to make paper
ornaments. Twelve ornaments, including a butterfly,                         ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 14. 100 sheets: 3½” silver foil.
Christmas tree, coaster, elephant, and mo re.                               ITEM #1409                             $3.00P KG
ITEM #0475                                    $6.95P B                      ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 15. 50 sheets: 3½” red fo il.
                                                                            ITEM #0115                             $1.25P KG
Tak ahama, Toshie
ORIGAMI TOYS. Fifteen simple paper models, including a                      ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 16. 20 sheets: 5⅞” kimono and
bean picking chicken, bo xer, bustling rooster, captain‟s shirt,            Japanese folk art design; four designs, 5 sheets each design.
feed bird, and others.                                                      ITEM #1432                                       $2.50P KG
ITEM #0476                                       $6.95P B
                                                                            ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 17. 20 sheets: 4½” kimono and
                                                                            Japanese folk art design; four designs, 5 sheets each design.
Temk o, Florence                                                            ITEM #1433                                       $2.50P KG
1000 CRANES, 1998. 13 pages. Everything you need to
know about how to fold and arrange origami cranes. Includes                 ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 18. 60 sheets: mixed size, 8” square
a starter set of origami paper.                                             and smaller.
ITEM #2795                                   $5.95P B                       ITEM #2274                             $3.95P KG

ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 1. 100 sheets: 9¾” square.                               ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 19. 100 sheets: 3” silver foil.
ITEM #1403                             $12.95PKG                            ITEM #2826                              $2.50P KG

ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 2. 60 sheets: 9¾”, 6¾”, 4½”.                             ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 20. 60 sheets: mixed size, 7” square
ITEM #0116                             $4.95P KG                            and smaller.
                                                                            ITEM #2841                             $4.20P KG
ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 3. 100 sheets: 7” square.
ITEM #0117                              $6.95P KG
                                                                                            JAPANESE AMERICAN
ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 4. 100 sheets: 5¾” square.
ITEM #0689                             $5.50P KG                            Aihara, Chris
ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 5. 20 sheets 7” square:                                  NIKKEI DONBURI, A Japanese American Cultural
10 embossed floral patterns and 10 matching solids.                         Survival Guide, 1999, 124 pages. Black and white photo
ITEM #1085                                    $3.95P KG                     illustrations and art. Contains 68 short elements of the
                                                                            Japanese American culture, so me specific to Los Angeles.
ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 6. 50 sheets: 6” gold foil.                              Ranges fro m festivals, etiquette, living, food, and more.
ITEM #1404                              $3.95P KG                           ITEM #2731                                        $18.95PB
ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 7. 100 sheets: 6” silver foil.
                                                                            Arak i, Nancy K. and Jane M. Horii
ITEM #1352                               $5.50P KG
                                                                            MATSURI FESTIVAL: Japanese American
ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 8. 50 sheets: 6” red foil.                               Celebrations And Activities, 1984, 150 pages. A guide to
ITEM #1350                               $3.25P KG                          Japanese American celebrat ions for the classroom and home.
                                                                            Includes activities and traditions; well illustrated.
ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 9. 50 sheets: 4¾” gold foil.                             ITEM #0105                                         $9.95P B
ITEM #1329                             $3.50P KG
ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 10. 50 sheets: 4¾” silver foil.                          Tatsuno, Melanie and Ko Hata
ITEM #1405                             $2.95P KG                            OH! MATS URI!! A Bilingual Coloring Book Of
                                                                            Japanese American Festivals, 1983, 11 pages. Japanese
ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 11. 50 sheets: 4¾” red fo il.                            and American holidays depicted by Japanese Americans.
ITEM #1406                             $3.50P KG                            ITEM #0017                                  $5.95P B
ORIGAMI PAP ER NO. 12. 50 sheets: 4¾” red flat.
ITEM #1407                             $1.95P KG

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                      VISUAL AIDS                                                      CUSTOM T-SHIRTS
CAMP P HOTOS : DP A Series Relocation of Japanese
Americans. Fifteen 11” x 14” black and white photos for
classroom use. Each photo is explained with notations. A
necessary complement to books and audiovisuals about the
Japanese American experience.
ITEM #0411                                   $28.00S ET

EVACUATI ON NOTICE 1942. 14” X 20” reproduction of
the original 1942 evacuation poster.
ITEM #0219                           $5.00

AACP, Inc.
WARTIME HYSTERIA: The Role Of The Press In The                       JAP ANES E CRANES. Exclusive to AACP! This heavy
Removal Of 110,000 Per sons Of Japanese Ance stry                    all-cotton shirt is jet b lack with two beautiful cranes fly ing
During World War II, 1971, 40 pages of actual newspaper              across a bamboo-style background. Japanese characters on the
and magazine clippings. A collection of racist newspaper             left translate to "our world is a precious resource." Specify
clippings fro m 1942 to 1945. An amazing demonstration of            adult size Small, Mediu m, Large.
false propaganda and provoking accusations.                          ITEM #2726                                          $15.95EACH
ITEM #2988                                     $8.00P B              Specify size S, M, L

Embrey, Sue Kunitomi
THE LOST YEARS 1942 - 1946, 1976, 58 pages.
Overview of events that brought about the evacuation, life in
the ten relocation centers, segregation and resettlement.
ITEM #0715                                       $7.95P B

                                                                     WARRI ORS. Exclusive to AACP! A heavy, all-cotton shirt
                                                                     with names of Asian American wo men warriors forming a
                                                                     white circle belo w a bold red title, “Warriors.” Wo men listed
                                                                     include: Amy Tan, M aya Lin, Ngoan Le, Phua Xiong, Patsy Saiki,
                                                                     M ichelle Kwan, Sumi Sevilla Haru, Ruth Asawa, Yuri Kochiyama,
                                                                     Sue Kunitomo Embrey, Sucheng Chan, Elaine Kim, Nonotcha Rosca,
                                                                     Yoshiko Uchida, Peggy Nagae, Ruthanne M cCunn, Ida Chen, Patsy
                                                                     Takemoto M ink, M anuela Albuquerque, Angela Eujin Oh, Shamita
                                                                     Das Dasgupta, Karen Tei Yamashita, M axine Hong Kingston, Kristi
                                                                     Yamaguchi, Ceceilia M anguerra Brainard, Florence M . Hongo,
                                                                     M ichi Weglyn, Hisaye Yamamoto,Teresita Ramos, M itsuye Endo,
                                                                     Vivian Kim, Young Shin and M ine Okubo.
                                                                     ITEM #2729                                      $15.95EACH
                                                                     Specify size S, M, L, XL

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                       Grades 5 through 8

                  ASIAN AMERICAN                                                             CHINESE AMERICAN

Asian American Research Work shop                                           Ling, Bettina
ASIAN AMERI CAN COMIC BOOK, 1991, 72 pages.                                 MAYA LIN, AWARD WINNI NG ARCHITECT, 1997, 48
Realistically and lovingly illustrated, “The Internee‟s Story,”             pages. She won! Shocked and surprised, Maya Lin hung up
“The Student‟s Story,” “The Refugee‟s Story” and “The                       the telephone in her dorm roo m at Yale University. It was
Garment Worke r‟s Story,” tells the indiv idual stories of Asian            May 1981, and Maya was a 21-year-old student. This is the
American groups and generations. The emphasis is on the                     fascinating story of young greatness.
similar experiences Asians in America have had over the two                 ITEM #2843                                     $24.95HB
centuries they have been in this country.
ITEM #1884                                       $8.00P B                   Lum McCunn, Ruthanne
                                                                            CHI NESE AMERI CAN PORTRAITS, Personal
Gan, Geraldine                                                              Hi stories 1828-1988, 1988, 173 pages. A fine co llect ion of
LIVES OF NOTABLE ASI AN AMERICANS: Arts,                                    personal histories that relive the past.
Entertainment, Sports, 1995, 115 pages. Biographies of                      ITEM #1555                                  $18.95PB
Michael Chang, Sammy Lee, Zub in Mehta, Wayne Wang,
Kristi Yamaguchi, Maya Lin, Isamu Noguchi, Anna May
Wong, Yo-Yo Ma, and Margaret Cho.
                                                                                              FILIPINO AMERICAN
ITEM #2433                                 $19.95HB
                                                                            Solis, Melchizedek
Marvis, Barbara J.                                                          Illustrations by Leo Bravo Partible
CONTEMPORARY SUCCESS STORIES : Famous                                       PILIPINAS A TO Z: A Barangay Activity Book, All
People Of Asian Ance stry, 1994. A series of b iographies                   You Need To Know And Do To Begin Understanding
developed for the classroom, with questions to think about.                 Pilipinas, 1995, 71 pages. A great source of reference for the
Great resource about Americans with diverse cultural, socio-                whole family to enjoy. An introduction to Pilipino culture
economic, and occupational backgrounds.                                     with basic information and short discussions of relevant issues
VOLUME 1: Pat Su zuki, M inoru Yamasaki, Kristi                             and much more!
Yamaguchi, An Wan, Connie Chung, Carlos Bulosan.                            ITEM #2479                                     $12.95PB
ITEM #2193                                     $10.95PB
                                                                            Tak ak i, Ronald
VOLUME 2: Dalip Singh Saund, Patsy Takemoto Mink,                           IN THE HEART OF FILIPINO AMERICA: Immigrants
Daniel K. Inouye, Yoshiko Uchida, and Haing Ngor.                           From The Pacific Isles, 1995, 124 pages. In the 1900s,
ITEM #2194                                  $10.95PB                        Filipinos began to immigrate to the U.S. Filip inos, although
VOLUME 3: Samuel Hayakawa, Vivian Kim, Isamu                                successful, experienced many hardships in America.
                                                                            ITEM #2428                                      $19.95HB
Noguchi, Ida Chen, and Michael Chang.
ITEM #2195                             $10.95PB
VOLUME 4: A my Tan, Martin Yan, M ine Okubo, Rocky                                          JAPANESE AMERICAN
Aoki and Dustin Nguyen.
ITEM #2266                               $10.95PB                           Hongo, Florence M., editor
                                                                            JAP ANES E AMERICAN JOURNEY: The Story Of A
VOLUME 5: Florence M. Hongo, I. M. Pei, Maxine Hong
                                                                            People, 1985, 181 pages. Supplementary text of h istory,
Kingston, Sammy Lee, and Joan Chen.                                         biographies, short stories, a glossary and bibliography. “The
ITEM #2267                               $10.95PB
                                                                            authors and participants are to be commended for p roducing a
                                                                            text aimed at the pre-h igh school student…serves admirab ly as
Ragaza, Angelo                                                              a primer to whet the appetite for more extensive in formation.”
                                                                            ITEM #1047                                       $22.95HB
Politics, Science, 1995, 141 pages. Biographies of Ellison
                                                                            ITEM #1002                                       $13.95PB
Onizuka, Subramanyan Chandrasekhar, Connie Chung,
Senator Daniel Inouye, Dr. David Ho, Josefina Cruz Natoria,
Norman M ineta, Loida Nico las Lewis, Chan-Lin Tien, Robert
Matsui, and Ieoh Ming Pei.
ITEM #2434                                    $19.95HB

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                       Grades 5 through 8

Hoobler, Dorothy and Thomas
Introduction by George Tak ei
                                                                                    KOREAN AMERICAN
128 pages. A well illustrated book of history, culture, and          Wellman, Sam
family. Includes biographies of outstanding personalities.           MICHELLE KWAN, 1998, 64 pages. Michelle follows a life
ITEM #2690                                      $25.00HB             long dream to be a championship ice skater. Her skill and
ITEM #2691                                      $12.95PB             grace have earned her many medals.
                                                                     ITEM #2849                                   $16.95HB
Japanese American Citizen’s League
National Education Committee                                                     VIETNAMESE AMERICAN
In American History, 1993. Learn the importance of
individual rights of every citizen. The curricu lu m guide           Rutledge, Frank H.
includes a historical overview, important dates, book lists,         VIETNAMES E IN AMERICA. Describes Vietnam,
resources, and learning activit ies in a loose-leaf binder.          immigrat ion and adjustment to America, and includes
ITEM #2241                                         $15.00            biographies of notable Vietnamese.
                                                                     ITEM #2130                                    $15.95HB
Motoyoshi, Michelle                                                  ITEM #2129                                    $5.95P B
JAP ANES E IN CALIFORNIA, 1999, 64 pages. Includes a
short history of the Japanese in California and six biographies
of outstanding Japanese Americans.
ITEM #2925                                       $14.95PB

National Japanes e Historical Societ y
San Francisco Unified School District
Guide, 1992, 90 pages. Teacher‟s guide for grades 4-12
emphasizing a time hu man rights were neglected. Includes
lesson plans on the importance of protecting our rights .
ITEM #2206                                     $10.00PB

National Japanes e American Historical Societ y, Inc.
Women, 1985 – 1990, A Study Guide, 1990, 55 pages.
Includes history, chronology, biographies and activities.
ITEM #1643                                     $6.95P B

Wellman, Sam
KRISTI YAMAGUCHI, 1999, 64 pages. Born with a foot
defect, Kristi Yamaguchi went on to become an Oly mpic ice
skating champion. Read the excit ing story of her fight to win.
ITEM #2844                                     $16.95HB

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                                                                            Lum McCunn, Ruthanne
                  ASIAN AMERICAN                                            WOODEN FISH SONGS, 1995, 384 pages. The songs of
                                                                            lament sung by Chinese women left behind by their husbands,
Yep, Laurence
                                                                            sons, and brothers looking for a better life on " Gold
AMERI CAN DRAGONS: Twenty-Fi ve Asian American
Voices, 1993, 237 pages. A co mpilation of stories, poems
                                                                            ITEM #2475                                        $22.95HB
and essays by Asian Americans, probing the minds of Asian
                                                                            ITEM #2559                                        $12.95PB
American youth as they search for identity between two vastly
different worlds.                                                           A limited number of autographed copies of Ruthanne Lum
ITEM #2576                                     $4.95P B                     McCunn's books are available upon request.

              CAMBODIAN AMERICAN                                            Namiok a, Lensey
                                                                            APRIL AND THE DRAGON LADY, 1994, 214 pages. Ho w
Crew, Linda                                                                 does a teenager deal with an overbearing grand mother and a
CHILDREN OF THE RIVER, 1989, 213 pages. This ALA                            relationship with a non-Asian boyfriend?
Best Book For Young Adults and multiple award winner tells                  ITEM #2528                                     $10.95HB
the story of Sundara, a teenage Cambodian refugee who                       ITEM #2529                                     $3.95P B
escapes to America. She soon finds herself pulled between
Cambodian tradit ions and the new American cu lture.                        Namiok a, Lensey
ITEM #2031                                    $5.50P B                      Illustrated by Kees de Kiefte
                                                                            YANG THE SECOND AND HER S ECRET ADMIRERS,
Ho, Minfong                                                                 1998, 130 pages. Another story of the Yang sisters learning to
THE CLAY MARBLE, Fourth printing 1995, 163p. Fleeing                        adapt to the United States. Namioka an outstanding writer fo r
their war-torn Cambodian village in early 1980, 12-year-old                 young adults.
Dara and her family establish a makeshift home at a refugee                 ITEM #2679                                    $15.95HB
camp on the Thai-Cambodian border. Then shelling and
fighting, inescapable even there, separate Dara fro m her                   Namiok a, Lensey
family, and she must overcome her fear and lack of confidence               Illustrated by Kees de Kiefte
to find them again.                                                         YANG THE THI RD AND HER IMPOSSIBLE FAMILY,
ITEM #2603                                         $4.95P B                 1995, 143 pages. The third sister stars in this story of
                                                                            Thanksgiving in a Caucasian family's home. A continuing
                CHINESE AMERICAN                                            story of the Yang family ad justing to life in A merica.
                                                                            ITEM #2661                                        $3.99P B
Lum McCunn, Ruthanne                             NEW!
MOON P EARL, 2000, 316 pages. Another great historical                      Namiok a, Lensey
novel fro m a prolific writer. This book is about the courage,              YANG THE YOUNGEST AND HIS TERRIBLE EAR ,
ingenuity and determination girls have to find joy in their                 1992, 134 pages. Everyone in the Yang family is a talented
harsh lives in Ch ina.                                                      musician except for 9-year-old Yingtao, the youngest Yang.
ITEM #2913                                       $24.00PB                   Father is a teacher and a recital is coming. How does Yingtao
                                                                            tell h is family that there are th ings he likes better than music?
Lum McCunn, Ruthanne                                                        ITEM #2660                                           $3.99P B
SOLE S URVIVOR, The True Account Of 133 Days
Adrift, 1985, 231 pages. The amazing fete of a man who                      Say, Allen
survives a shipwreck.                                                       EL CHINO, 1990. Stereotype-defying story of a Ch inese
ITEM #1073                                    $12.00PB                      American matador whose “can do” spirit helps him in the
Lum McCunn, Ruthanne                                                        ITEM #1770                                   $16.00HB
Novel, 1981, 310 pages. Lalu Nathoy, a 13-year-old g irl,
survives poverty and slavery to find courage, adventure and
love. A true Chinese American hero ine.
ITEM #0150                                     $13.00PB

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                      Grades 5 through 8
                                                                     ITEM #1496                                       $4.95P B
Yep, Laurence
THE CASE OF THE GOBLI N PEARLS, 1997, 161 pages.                     Yep, Laurence
The first in a series of mysteries by Yep. What would you do         DRAGON WAR. The Dragon saga continues in this sequel
if your famous movie -star aunt asked you to be a jar of             to Dragon Cauldron, as Monkey opens this narration of the
ointment in Ch inatown‟s New Year‟s parade? And what if              Dragons‟ efforts to reclaim their ho me.
disaster struck in the midd le of the parade and someone stole a
                                                                     ITEM #2009                                   $15.00HB
priceless pearl necklace right in front of you?
ITEM #2845                                        $15.95HB           Yep, Laurence
ITEM #2657                                        $4.95P B           DRAGON’S GATE, 1993, 273 pages. Ages 12 and up.
                                                                     Based on the Chinese who built the transcontinental railroad.
Yep, Laurence                                                        Otter has always dreamed of going to “Golden Mountain, but
CAS E OF THE LION DANCER, 1998, 214 pages. The                       when he arrives his vision is shattered. He struggles to rebuild
second in Yep‟s Ch inatown mystery series. A grand                   his dreams against overwhelming obstacles..
restaurant opening goes awry!! So meone steals the money!!           ITEM #2486                                      $15.00HB
ITEM #2834                                    $14.95HB
                                                                     Yep, Laurence
Yep, Laurence                                                        DRAGONWINGS, 1977, 248 pages. Award-winning novel
CAS E OF THE FIRECRACKERS , 1999, 179 pages. When                    of a Chinese immigrant who built a fly ing machine. Based on
a big TV heartthrob comes into town, Tiger Lil takes Lil and         a true story.
her brother Chris to the set. A loaded gun finds its way onto        ITEM #1333                                     $16.95HB
the set and chaos breaks out.                                        ITEM #0094                                     $4.95P B
ITEM #2835                                      $14.95HB
                                                                     Yep, Laurence                                     NEW!
Yep, Laurence                                                        DREAM SOUL, 2000, 244 pages. Sequel to Starfisher. It‟s
CHILD OF THE OWL , 1977, 220 pages. An ALA Notable                   Christmas in 1927 in West Virg inia. Joan and her family are
Book For Children. Her mother dead and her father ill, a             invited to celebrate the holiday with Miss Lucy, their landlady
young girl is sent to Chinatown to live with her grandmother         and friend. Joan is particularly intrigued by the glamo rous
who teaches her about her real Chinese name and about the            Victoria Barrington, who has a mysterious past and is so
owl that is her family ‟s charm.                                     unlike her.
ITEM #1339                                      $4.95P B             ITEM #2887                                        $15.95HB

Yep, Laurence                                                        Yep, Laurence
THE COOK’S FAMILY, 1998, 184 pages. A delightful                     Illustrated by Benrei Huang
sequel to Yep‟s Ribbons.                                             THE IMP THAT ATE MY HOMEWORK, 1998, 87 pages.
ITEM #2656                            $15.99HB                       Join Jim and his grandpop on a wild, magical ride that teaches
                                                                     Jim there's more to Grandpop and Chinatown than meets the
Yep, Laurence                                                        eye.
DRAGON CAULDRON, 1991, 312 pages. Long ago,                          ITEM #2767                                     $14.95HB
dragons lived in magnificent palaces of coral and pearl in the
Inland Sea. A witch stole the sea and cast out the dragons.          Yep, Laurence
Join the dragon princess, Shimmer, and her friends in their          LATER, GATOR, 1995, 122 pages. Ages 8 to 12. Teddy is
quest to restore the sea.                                            told to give his brother a birthday gift that is a little mo re
ITEM #1797                                      $19.95HB             thoughtful than cotton socks. He finds the perfect gift that
                                                                     unites the two brothers.
Yep, Laurence                                                        ITEM #2456                                          $13.95HB
DRAGON OF THE LOST S EA, 1982, 213 pages. A                          ITEM #2738                                          $4.50P B
fantasy brimming over with mag ic, excitement and
unexpected twists and turns.                                         Yep, Laurence
                                                                     THE LOST GARDEN, 1991. Laurence Yep‟s
                                                                     autobiography. He shares the sources of his inspiration,
                                                                     including his father‟s stories of life in China and his own
                                                                     experiences growing up Chinese American.
                                                                     ITEM #2632                                        $4.95P B

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                       Grades 5 through 8
Yep, Laurence                                    NEW!                       they rented for the summer is really haunted. That is, until the
MY NAME IS AMERI CA, The Journal Of Wong Ming-                              ghost of a wo man accused of witchcraft over three hundred
Chung, A Chinese Miner, 2000, 219 pages. “July 18…the                       years ago appears!
American miners blame us for everything. A month before I                   ITEM #2906                                     $7.95P B
came, in other districts, the Americans threw the Ch inese                  Soliven Blanco, Marivi
out…Uncle says that this is proof that gold is a curse. It twists           THE SUBWAY CYCLOPS, NO. 4, 1996, 80 pages. Jenny
people's minds and makes them act like beasts. I am beginning               blinked. A single glo wing eye was staring at her out of the
to think Uncle is right. I feel like shivering, but not fro m the           darkness. "You look like you've just seen a ghost," Jay
cold. A merica is so lovely - and yet so frightening.”                      remarks. Armed with only a few clues, junior detectives Jenny
ITEM #2852                                        $10.95HB                  and Jay descend underground to solve the terrifying mystery
                                                                            of the one-eyed monster stalking Boston's subway tunnels.
Yep, Laurence                                                               ITEM #2907                                      $7.95P B
RIBBONS, 1992, 180 pages. A Notable Children’s Trade
Book in the field of social studies. Story of a young dancer.                               JAPANESE AMERICAN
ITEM #2655                                        $5.99P B

Yep, Laurence                                                               Chin, Steven A.
THE STAR FISHER, 1991. In this unforgettable novel, Yep                     WHEN JUSTICE FAILED: A Fred Korematsu S tory .
tells his own mother‟s story of growing up Ch inese American,               Through the eyes of Korematsu‟s daughter, this moving story
of following dreams, and learn ing how to “fish for the stars.”             unfolds as she learns of her father‟s stand against the
ITEM #2026                                      $3.99P B                    mistreatment of the Japanese Americans during World War II.
                                                                            ITEM #2056                                       $6.95P B
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                                                                            THE JOURNAL OF BEN UCHIDA, CITIZEN 13559,
                                                                            Mirror Lake Internment Camp, California 1942. 1999,
                 FILIPINO AMERICAN                                          157 pages. “Tuesday, April 21, 1942 - I never thought I
                                                                            looked different fro m the other kids. Never once, even though
Nunes, Susan                                                                most of them are Caucasian, except fo r Billy, who's a Negro,
TO FIND THE WAY, 1992, 43 pages. Story of courage and                       and Charles Hamada, who's part Japanese, part jerk. But now
survival, of co ming of age, and learning to trust the ancient              I realized my face was different. My hair was black. My skin
knowledge.                                                                  was yellow. My eyes were narrow. It never seemed to matter
ITEM #2008                                       $12.95HB                   before, but it sure did matter now. Now my face was the face
                                                                            of the enemy.”
Soliven Blanco, Marivi                                                      ITEM #2866                                      $10.95HB
Illustrations by Remus San Diego
THE PILLOWCASE CAT CAP ER NO.1, 1996, 64 pages.                             Hamanak a, Sheila, story and illustrations
Jenny was embroidering a cat onto a pillowcase for her mo m's               BE-BOP-A-DO WALK, 1995, 32 pages. Emi‟s father takes
birthday. It wasn't unusual except for its three yellow stripes             Emi and Martha on a very long walk fro m New Yo rk City‟s
and mischievous gold eyes . And one night, the thread cat                   Chinatown to Central Park. Join them in their discovery of
miraculously comes to life!                                                 many interesting people and places.
ITEM #2904                                       $7.95P B                   ITEM #2862                                     $16.00HB

Soliven Blanco, Marivi                                                      Pearce, Jonathan                                   NEW!
Illustrations by Remus San Diego                                            JOHN BROW NE’S BODY AND SOLE: A Semester Of
THE CASE OF THE CRIME-CATCHING CAMCORDER                                    Life, 2000, 182 pages. When John Browne, a mixed heritage
NO. 2, 1996, 76 pages. Something strange happens to Jay's                   Japanese American, gets into a fight at school, the Principal
new video camera after it's struck by lightening. Now it can                gives him and the other two students involved, the task of
record events that happened in the past!!                                   studying Aikido. The students are asked to develop skits,
ITEM #2905                                      $7.95P B                    using their new skills, to teach the rest of the school to respect
                                                                            each other and how to handle conflict without violence.
Soliven Blanco, Marivi                                                      ITEM #2969                                         $9.95P B
Illustrations by Remus San Diego
pages. The Garcia family doesn't believe that the old cottage
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Saik i, Patsy Sumie                                                   who have old country expectations. Her schoolwork is less
SACHIE: A Daughter of Hawaii, 1980, 143 pages. A girl                 than stellar - but she finds a way to solve her problems.
who is half child, half adult; half Japanese, half A merican;         AACP RECOMMENDED.
half naïve, half aware; half submissive, half questioning. As         ITEM #2816                                      $15.00HB
she transcends fro m childhood to adulthood, she can no longer
rely on the age-old tradit ions her parents taught her. Hers will     Lee, Marie G.
have to be a mix of her A merican-Hawaiian environ ment and           NIGHT OF THE CHUPACABRAS , 1998, 120 pages. Mi-
her Japanese heritage.                                                sun, her brother JuWon and their friend Lupe think the old
ITEM #2509                                        $10.95PB            man they meet in the village square is just trying to scare them
                                                                      with his stories of chupacabras, blood sucking night creatures
Uchida, Yoshik o                                                      but…! AACP RECOMMEN DED .
JOURNEY HOME, 1978, 131 pages. In this poignant sequel
                                                                      ITEM #2700                                       $14.00HB
to Journey to Topaz, Yu ki and her family face the hostility and
hardship awaiting them upon their return to California. It is a       Lee, Marie G.
warm, dignified, optimistic and candid story.
                                                                      SAYI NG GOODBYE, 1994, 219 pages. Ellen Sung, a
ITEM #0091                                      $13.95HB              Freshman in college, becomes best friends with Leecia, an
                                                                      African A merican. Ellen soon finds herself being asked to
Uchida, Yoshik o
                                                                      choose between the Korean American students and African
JOURNEY TO TOPAZ, 1985, 149 pages. The moving                         American students.
World War II story of 11-year-old Yu ki and her family as they        ITEM #2410                                      $14.95HB
are uprooted from their Californ ia ho me and sent to a desert
concentration camp.                                                   Lee, Marie G.
ITEM #0945                                      $9.95P B              IF IT HADN’T BEEN FOR YOON JUN. A lice Larsen, an
                                                                      adopted Korean American girl, made the cheerleading squad
Uchida, Yoshik o                                                      and the cutest guy on the football team is showing a special
SAMURAI OF GOLD HILL, 1985, 119 pages. The viv id                     interest. She is on her way to having the perfect year until
story of young Koichi and the Wakamatsu Colony who came
                                                                      Yoon Jun moves to town.
fro m Japan to start an ill-fated tea and silk colony in post-gold    ITEM #2556                                      $3.99P B
rush California. “A Moving narrat ive of courage and patience
in the face of adversity.”             - Booklist
                                                                      Munyol, Yi                                        NEW!
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                                                                      OUR TWISTED HERO, 2001, 128 pages. When a 12-year-
                                                                      old moves from Seoul to a small town and enrolls in the local
                 KOREAN AMERICAN                                      elementary school, he‟s confident that his big city
                                                                      sophistication will establish him as a natural leader. He is
Choi, Sook Nyul                                                       shocked to find his new classmates and teacher under the spell
Illustrations by Corenelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu                of the charismat ic class monitor, who uses fear and violence to
THE BEST OLDER SISTER, 1997, 47 pages. A new little                   keep the other students in line and assure his dominance in the
brother? What a drag it is to be asked to baby sit when there         school‟s social hierarchy. A brilliant portrait of a conformist
were mo re excit ing things to do!!                                   society crippled by fear and a powerful statement about
ITEM #2697                                      $13.95PB              individual liberty.
                                                                      ITEM # 2983                                       $21.95HB
Choi, Sook Nyul
YEAR OF IMPOSSIBLE GOODBYES, 1991, 169 pages.                                            THAI AMERICAN
A fictionalized account of the last months in Pyongyang, then
under Japanese rule. Making a harrowing escape with her 7-
                                                                      Ho, Minfong
year-old brother across the 38th parallel, the narrator leaves
behind family, trad ition, religion and culture.                      RICE WITHOUT RAIN, 1990. Set in the 1970s amid student
ITEM #1913                                        $4.99P B            unrest in Thailand, a 17-year-o ld village g irl learns how
                                                                      economic struggle affects her countryside, where people are
Lee, Marie G.                                                         caught between traditional and modern ways.
F IS FOR FABULOSO, 1999, 176 pages. Jin Ha feels                      ITEM #1769                                          $16.95HB
American but part of her is defin itely Korean with parents

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                                                                           Nak agawa, Keiji
             VIETNAMESE AMERICAN                                           BAREFOOT GEN: The Day After, 1988, 177 pages.
                                                                           ITEM #1547                           $12.95PB
Nhuong, Hyung Quang
THE LAND I LOST: Adventure s Of A Boy In Vietnam.                          Nak agawa, Keiji
ITEM #1318                           $3.95P B                              I SAW IT: The Atomic Bombing Of Hiroshima , 1982,
                                                                           48 pages. A survivor‟s true story in co mic book form. Co lor.
                    ANTI-NUCLEAR                                           ITEM #0085                                     $2.50P B

                                                                           Yep, Laurence
Coerr, Eleanor                                                             HIROS HIMA, 1995, 56 pages. On August 6, 1945, the Enola
MIEKO AND THE FIFTH TREAS URE, 1993, 77 pages.                             Gay, an A merican bomber, carries a deadly cargo – the atom
Mieko has the four treasures for painting Japanese word                    bomb. That morning, 12-year-o ld Sachi and her sister walk
pictures: the brush, ink stone, water and paper. She also has              down the streets of Hiroshima. Later, the plane drops the
the fifth treasure – beauty in the heart. When the atomic bo mb            bomb and Sachi never sees her sister again.
drops on Nagasaki, M ieko‟s hand is badly hurt. She is                     ITEM #2438                                     $9.95HB
convinced she will never paint again …until a new friendship               ITEM #2644                                     $2.99P B
brings out Mieko‟s fifth treasure once again.
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Coerr, Eleanor
1979, 64 pages. A poignant story of an 11-year-o ld track
runner who gets leukemia fro m her exposure to the atom
bomb during World War II.
ITEM #0102                                    $4.99P B

Coerr, Eleanor and Ed Young
SADAKO, 1993. Beautifully illustrated classic, moving
story of Sadako and her brave struggle to battle against
leukemia, the “atom bo mb disease.”
ITEM #1542                                      $17.95HB

Nak agawa, Keiji
BAREFOOT GEN: A Cartoon Story Of Hiroshima ,
1987, 304 pages. The powerfu l, trag ic story of the bombing
of Hiroshima as seen through the eyes of a young boy. Black
and white.
ITEM #0820                                      $12.95PB

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                                                                      Kan Gotanda; "Kokoro" (True Heart) by Velina H. Houston;
                     ANTHOLOGIES                                      "Dance of the Wandering Souls "by Huynh Quang Nhoung;
                                                                      "Bondage" by David Henry Hwang; "Junk Bonds" by Lucy
Asian Women United of California, Elaine H. Kim,                      Wang; "Kimchee and Ch itlins" by Elizabeth Wong; "A
and Lilia V. Villanueva, Editors                                      Language of Their Own" by Chay Yew and more.
MAKI NG MORE WAV ES: New Writing By Asian                             ITEM #2720                                  $24.95PB
American Women, 1997, 309 pages. New writings
covering history, memo ry, sexuality, culture, and spiritual,         Houston, Velina Hasu, Editor
artistic, and generational conflicts by established and               POLITICS OF LIFE. Four plays by Asian American wo men.
respected writers, poets, journalists and scholars.                   ITEM #2072                             $44.95HB
ITEM #2573                                        $18.00PB            ITEM #2100                             $20.95PB

Bruchac, Joseph                                                       Kono, Juliet and Cat hy Song, Editors
BREAKI NG SILENCE: An Anthology Of                                    SISTER STEW: Poetry And Fiction By Women, 1992,
Contemporary Asian American Poets, 1983, 293 pages.                   200 pages. These new works of fifty wo men writers, many of
ITEM #0136                           $11.95HB                         them Hawaii residents, reflect a mult icultural diversity of
                                                                      voice and style within the Asian Pacific co mmun ity.
Chan, Sucheng                                                         ITEM #1944                                        $10.00PB
ASIAN CALIFORNIANS, 1991, 220 pages. Today, even
when most Americans agree that tolerance should be shown,             Lim, Shirley Geok -Lin, Mayumi Tsutak awa and Margarita
many still look upon Asian Americans with suspicion. While            Donnelly, Editors
praising them as “model minorities” some nonetheless resent           FORBIDDEN STITCH: An Anthology, 1989, 290 pages.
them fo r working “too hard,” living too frugally, and showing        An ambit ious collection of short stories by Asian American
an almost frightening desire to succeed.                              wo men fro m all walks of life.
ITEM #1791                                       $11.95PB             ITEM #1516                                      $16.95PB

Chow, Claire S.                                                       Minnesot a Humanities Commission
LEAVING DEEP WATER, Asian American Women At                           BRAIDED LIVES: An Anthology Of Multicultural
The Crossroads Of Two Culture s, 1999, 302 pages.                     American Writing, 1992, 287 pages. Contains selections of
"Moving testaments to the collective strength and resilience of       Native A merican, Hispanic American, African A merican, and
a wide variety of Asian A merican wo men and a valuable               Asian American writ ing.
resource for those seeking a deeper understanding of a quiet          ITEM #2015                                   $13.95PB
minority. Chow's own stories and comments are particularly
illu minating and resonant" - Amy Ling, Director, Asian               Nam, Vick ie, Editor                          NEW!
American Studies Program, University of Wisconsin.                    YELL– OH GI RLS! Emerging Voices Explore Culture,
ITEM #2818                                     $13.95PB               Identity, And Growing Up Asian America n, 2001, 297
                                                                      pages. “Yell-Oh Girls! Gives voice to an energetic group of
Gupta, Sangeeta R., Editor                                            young Asian American wo men. The collect ion is alternately
EMERGING VOICES, South Asian American Women                           poignant and funny, tender and tough. Mentor pieces are
Redefine Self, Family, And Community, 1999, 259                       written by Helen Zia, Lo is Ann Yamanaka and U.S.
pages. By eleven writers. Includes sections on redefining self,       Representative Patsy Mink.”      - Elaine Mar, Author
family and co mmunity.                                                ITEM #2985                                    $13.00PB
ITEM #2783                                      $31.95PB
                                                                      Trueblood, Kathryn and Linda Stovall, Editors
Hara, Marie and Nora Ok ja Keller, Editors        NEW!                HOMEGROUND, 1996, 238 pages. This collection
INTERS ECTING CIRCLES: The Voices Of Hapa                             celebrates ethnic diversity in the United States, the struggle to
Women In Poetry And Prose, 2001, 396 pages. Sections                  keep cultural identity intact, and the expanded visions that are
include Cit izen of Nowhere, Thru Yesterday to Grasp her              formed when different life styles and customs intersect.
Wholeness, and My Heart‟s Own Cathedral.                              ITEM #2536                                        $12.95PB
ITEM #2976                                    $18.00PB
                                                                      Uno, Roberta, Editor
Houston, Velina Hasu, Editor                                          UNBROKEN THREAD: An Anthology Of Plays By
BUT STILL, LIKE AI R, I'LL RISE, New Asian                            Asian American Women. A welco me and much-needed
American Plays, 1997, 517 pages. Includes "Talk-Story"                addition to texts in the field, further ev idence that Asian
by Jeanine Barroga; "Day Standing on It's Head" by Philip             American literature is not only alive, but flourishing.
                                                                      ITEM #2179                                          $45.00HB
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Watanabe, Sylvia and Carol Bruchac, Editors                                  ITEM #1972                                     $15.00PB
HOME TO STAY: Asian American Women’s Fiction.                                Criddle, Joan D.
Includes 33 selections, many fro m well-known authors such as                TO DESTROY YOU IS NO LOSS: The Odysse y Of A
Amy Tan, Maxine Hong Kingston and Hisaye Yamamoto.                           Cambodian Family, 1987, 291 pages. “Should be read by
ITEM #1654                                    $14.95PB                       those who wish to understand this or any genocide, by those
                                                                             who would like to better know the Cambodians among us, and
Watanabe, Sylvia and Carol Bruchac, Editors                                  by those who are concerned about the still-unresolved tragedy
INTO THE FIRE, Asian American Prose , 1996, 389                              of the world‟s refugees.”    - Providence Sunday Journal
pages. Includes works fro m 37 authors. Nora C. Keller,                      ITEM #1973                                     $16.95PB
Shirley G. Lim, Larisa Lai, Dung T. Nguyen, Vince Gotera,
Jason L. Baluyut, Sy lvia Watanabe, Lo is Ann Yamanaka, R.                   Ung, Loung                                       NEW!
Zamo ra Lin mark, Darrell Lu m, Marie Hara, Cedric                           FIRST THEY KILLED MY FATHER, A Daughter Of
Yamanaka, Garrett Hongo, Wakako Yamauchi, William P.                         Cambodia Remembers, 2000, 240 pages. "This book left
Osborn, Jeanne W. Houston, Hisaye Yamamoto, Ruth                             me gasping for air. Ung plunges her readers into a
Shigezawa, Sesshu Foster, Joseph Won, Marianne Villanueva,                   Kafkaesque world - her childhood robbed by Pol Pot's Kh mer
Caro l Roh-Spaulding, R. A. Sasaki, Neela Sastry, Shawn                      Rouge - and forcers them to experience the mass murder,
Wong, Usha L. McFarling, Mabelle Hsueh, Kiyoshi Y. Najita,                   starvation and disease that claimed half her beloved family. In
Connie S. Chan, Alan Wald, H.T. Tsiang, Adrienne Tien,                       the end, the horror of the Cambodian genocide is matched
Leslie Lu m, and Thelma Seto.                                                only by the author's indomitable spirit” - Iris Change, Author
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White-Park s, Annette                                                                         CHINESE AMERICAN
AMERI CAN EXP ERIENCE, 1994, 250 pages. Thirty                               Berssenbrugge, Mei Mei
articles on the Asian American experience and the impact this                SUMMITS MOVE WITH THE TIDE: Poem s And A Play.
group has made on the society. Topics include pop culture,                   Berssenbrugge, an award-winning poet, was born in Peking
educational challenges, cultural clashes, self-identity, tradition           and raised in Massachusetts.
and changing society, and insider/outsider perspectives.                     ITEM #1772                                  $4.00P B
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                                                                             Chang, Diana
Wong, Shawn                                                                  FRONTI ERS OF LOVE. Th ree Eurasians experience love
ASIAN AMERI CAN LITERATURE, A Brief                                          and betrayal, disillusionment and fulfillment in wartime
Introduction And Anthology, 1996, 462 pages. Includes                        Shanghai.
25 selections fro m Frank Ch in, Maxine Hong Kinston, Amy                    ITEM #2236                                       $14.95PB
Tan, Traise Yamamoto, Connie Ching, Sui Sin Far, Toshio
Mori, Bienvenido Santos, Carlos Bulosan, Hisaye Yamamoto,                    Chin, Frank
Lonny Kaneko, Bharat i Mukherjee, Janice M irikitani, Sy lvia                BULLETPROOF BUDDHISTS And Other Essa ys,
Watanabe, T.C. Huo, Robert Ji-Song Ku, Monique Thuy-                         1998, 429 pages. "Chin's gifts as novelist, as dramat ist, as
Dung Troung, Russell Leong, Vince Gotera, and mo re.                         literary gangster are fully realized when they are brought to
ITEM #2709                                    $16.95PB                       bear on the cultural scene - in this case, one that stretches from
                                                                             San Francisco to Tijuana." - Russell C. Leong, Author
                       MAGAZINES                                             ITEM #2673                                        $19.95PB

YOLK Magazine. For the “new GenerAsian young aware,                          Chin, Frank
English speaking Asian American.” Focuses on pop culture                     CHI CKENCOOP CHINAMAN: The Year Of The
fro m an Asian A merican perspective.                                        Dragon, 1981, 142 pages. Two plays written by the talented
ITEM #2330                                 $4.95P B                          and controversial writer whose characters defy accepted
                                                                             stereotypes and conventions.
              CAMBODIAN AMERICAN                                             ITEM #0142                                     $14.95PB

Criddle, Joan D.                                                             Chin, Frank
BAMBOO AND BUTTERFLI ES: From Refugees To                                    CHI NAMAN PACIFI C & FRISCO R. R. CO., 1988, 224
Citizens, 1992. A po ignant, often humorous glimpse into                     pages. A collection of stories by the vocal author/playwright.
what it is like to start fro m scratch in an alien land. Also
includes NAFEA A merican/Asian Value Contrast Table.
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ITEM #1511                                     $10.95PB              masculin ity head-on without apology, constantly questing
                                                                     where hapas fit in, in a country that ignores mult iracial
Chin, Frank                                                          identity.
DONALD DUK, 1991. Twelve-year-old Donald Duk is a kid
                                                                     ITEM #2939                                      $18.95PB
with an ethnic chip on his shoulder. Burdened by a name he
hates, parents who embarrass him, and a culture he doesn‟t           Jen, Gish
understand, he dreams of being the next Fred Astaire. His            WHO'S IRISH? 1999, 208 pages. In eight wonderfully alive
journey through one magical Chinese New Year in San                  stories, Jen chronicles Chinese and other Americans as they
Francisco‟s Chinatown is one you‟ll never forget.                    exuberantly win, lose, love, hate, overachieve, underachieve,
ITEM #1785                                     $11.95PB              and generally take on A merica - with sometimes comic,
                                                                     sometimes heartbreaking results.
Chin, Frank                                                          ITEM #2840                                      $22.00HB
GUNGA DIN HIGHW AY, 1994, 404 pages. "Ancient and
contemporary myths of China and A merica propel this                 Jin, Ha
provocative, mult i-layered tale…through the sweeping                WAITING, 1999, 307 pages. The National Book Award
changes of four decades, from the 1950's to the present."            winning author creates a novel about a man living in two
Publishers Week                                                      worlds, struggling with the conflict ing claims of two d ifferent
ITEM #2516                                     $14.95PB              wo men as he moves through the political minefields of a
                                                                     society designed to regulate his very move and stifle the
Chin, Marilyn                                                        promptings of his innermost heart. A comp lex and fascinating
DWARF BAMBOO. Chin's strong and personal voice is                    love story.
heard in these strikingly original poems. Reco mmended for           ITEM #2836                                       $24.00HB
contemporary literature collections.
ITEM #1773                                     $9.95P B              Kingston, Maxine Hong
                                                                     TRIPMASTER MONKEY: Hi s Fake Book. An
Chock , Eric                                                         Anguished, free-spirited, A merican poet struggles with his
LAST DAYS HERE, 88 pages. Forty-four poems, including                Chinese heritage in San Francisco during the rebellious 1960s.
“In A Lu llaby,” “The Meaning Of Fishing,” “Last Days                A remarkable d isplay of wit and rage.
Here,” and “Ho me Free.”                                             ITEM #1598                                     $19.95HB
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Chock , Eric, Darrell H.Y. Lum, and Hawaii Writers                   Kingston, Maxine Hong
Quarterly, Editors                                                   WOMAN WARRIOR: Memoirs Of A Girlhood Among
PAKE: Writings By Chine se In Hawaii, In Celebration                 Ghosts, 1975, 245 pages. Kingston‟s historic first novel.
Of The 200 Anniversary Of Chine se Immigration In                    ITEM #1684                                   $11.00PB
Hawaii, 237 pages. Includes short stories, poetry, and plays
by 22 Hawaii-born Chinese.                                           Lai, Him Mark , with Genny Lim and Judy Young
ITEM #1689                                    $8.00P B               ISLAND: Poetry And Hi story Of Chinese Immigrants
                                                                     On Angel Island 1920-1940. Text and poetry fro m the
Far, Sui Sin                                                         early immigrat ion prisons on Angel Island.
Edited by Amy Ling and Annette White Park s
                                                                     ITEM #1264                                  $17.95PB
1995, 296 pages. A collection of essays dating back as early         Lee, Gus
as the 1880's to record early writings by an Asian American          CHI NA BOY, 1994. Whether describing a Chinese family
wo man. She was the first to write sy mpathetically of her           feast or a left hook to the jaw, whether his characters are
heritage during a time of anti-Chinese climate. Her classic          Chinese, Anglo, African A merican or Hispanic, Gus Lee has
writings are central to the study of Asian American literature.      the rare ability to make his pages vibrate with life.
ITEM #2882                                      $15.95PB             ITEM #2304                                        $12.95PB
Fulbeck, Kip                                                         Lee, Gus
PAPER BULLETS, A Fictional Autobiography , 2001,                     NO PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, A Courtroom Novel,
273. Fu lbeck taps into his Cantonese, English, Irish, and           1998, 387 pages. A gripping, page-turning novel of a lawyer
Welsh heritage, weaving a fictional autobiography from 27            divided between cultures and torn by grief. Acclaimed author
closely linked stories, essays, and confessions. By turns            Gus Lee creates an electrify ing novel of legal suspense with
sensitive and forceful, passionate and callous, Fulbeck              an intense courtroom showdown as several lives hinge on the
confronts the politics of race, sex and Asian American               verdict of one shocking case.
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ITEM #2854                                     $6.99P B                     Meanwhile, her daughter Ruth, a ghostwriter fo r authors of
Lee, Gus                                                                    self-help books, is losing the ability to speak up for herself in
TIGER’S TAIL, 1996. On an isolated Army base along the                      front of the man she lives with and his two teenage daughters.
DMZ between South and North Korea during the bitter winter                  Then Ruth starts to suspect that something is terribly wrong
of early 1974, Kan has been sent to find another missing                    with her mother….
prosecutor. Aided by two tough sidekicks, one a wo man, he                  ITEM #2939                                        $25.95HB
sees his mission expand to include deposing the base‟s power-
mad co mmander.                                                             Tan, Amy
ITEM #2681                                     $24.00HB                     HUNDRED SECRET SENSES , 1995.
                                                                            ITEM #2477                                       $24.95HB
Leong, Russell                                                              ITEM #2678                                       $6.99P B
a 1994 PEN Oa kland Josephine Miles Award. Eloquent and                     Tan, Amy
mystical, rings with music – lyrics tense with longing,                     JOY LUCK CLUB, 1989, 337 pages. Tan‟s best-selling first
pulsating with images of anguished mig rant visionaries                     novel. “A wonderful and unnerving novel about eight Chinese
clashing with the blood and guts of history.                                wo men exp loring what it is to be American, a Californ ian, a
ITEM #2253                                       $8.95P B                   wo man, mother, daughter, lover, wife, sister and friend.”
                                                                                                        - San Francisco Chronicle
Lim, Genny                                                                  ITEM #1685                                      $7.99P B
WINTER PLACE. San Francisco‟s Genny Lim, poet,
playwright, and performance art ist.                                        Tan, Amy
ITEM #1774                            $8.00P B                              KITCHEN GOD’S WIFE, 1991, 415 pages. Feeling forced
                                                                            by circu mstances, Winnie confesses the past to her daughter
Louie, David Wong                                NEW!                       Pearl, revealing dark secrets she kept for decades. In the end,
                                                                            she shows her daughter – and herself – why it is still possible
THE BARBARI ANS ARE COMING , 2000, 372 pages.
"Louie is elegant, funny, a touch spooky and has as fine a hair -           to change the past, and claim the future, to go beyond the fate
trigger control of alienation and absurdity as any of the best of           of the Kitchen God‟s Wife.
                                                                            ITEM #2029                                       $12.00PB
his generation." - Richard Eder, New York Newsday
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                                                                            White-Park s, Annette
                                                                            SUI SIN FAR/ EDITH MAUDE EATON, A Literary
Mah, Adeline Yen
FALLING LEAV ES, The True Story Of An Unwanted                              Biography, 1995, 268 pages. The first full-length biography
Chinese Daughter, 1997, 178 pages. An international                         of the first published Asian North American fiction writer.
                                                                            The book portrays a gifted, unsung woman and a world rarely
bestseller. "Riveting. A marvel o f memo ry. Po ignant proof of
what the human will do to endure."- Amy Tan. "This is a true                seen. Sui Sin Far is being rediscovered today as part of
story. Much of it was painful and difficult to write, but I felt            America‟s literature and history. Her literature presented
                                                                            portraits of turn-of-the-century Chinese with an insider's
compelled to do so. In order to understand I have to go back to
the very beginning. A Chinese proverb says, „Falling leaves                 sympathy. She gave voice to Chinese American wo men and
return to their roots‟" - A.Y. Mah.                                         children, breaking the stereotypes of silence and invisibility.
ITEM #2812                                       $22.95HB                   ITEM #2883                                       $24.95HB

                                                                            Wong, Jade Snow
Ng, Fae Myenne                                                              FIFTH CHINES E DAUGHTER, 1945. The return of a
BONE. This moving story takes place in Chinatown, where
                                                                            classic early Chinese American novel with a new introduction
two parents, instilled with customs of their ho meland, leave               by the author.
three daughters to provide a life for themselves. The story is              ITEM #1556                                    $13.95PB
narrated by Leila, who tries to understand her past, unlocking
the bones of her family‟s past.                                             Wong, Nellie
ITEM #2303                                       $12.00PB                   STOLEN MOMENTS, 1997, 443 pages. Eighteen new
                                                                            poetry selections from Nellie Wong.
Tan, Amy                                           NEW!                     ITEM #2759                           $10.00PB
BONESETTER’S DAUGHTER, 2001, 351 pages. LuLing
Young searches for the name of her mother, the daughter of                  Wong, Shawn
the famous Bonesetter fro m the Mouth of the Mountain.                      HOMEBAS E, 1979. A p ioneer novel in Asian A merican
Trying to hold on to the evaporating past, she begins to write              literature. Wong‟s unique and beautifully written novel of
all that she can remember o f her life as a girl in China.                  alienation, longing, and desire gives a fascinating insight into
                                                                            the Asian American experience.
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ITEM #1756                                        $10.95PB           FICTION BY FILIPINOS IN AMERICA, 1993, 240 pages.
Yin, Xiao-huang                                                      A comprehensive anthology of 23 stories by Filip ino writers.
CHI NESE AMERI CAN LITERATURE Since The                              Together these stories paint a picture of the Filipino, whether
1850's, 2000, 307 pages. This book traces the origins and            in the Philippines or in A merica, and it is a wonderful p icture,
development of the extensive and largely neglected body of           a person who struggles, fails at times, but keeps on, a most
literature written in Eng lish and in Chinese, assessing its         resilient human being.
themes and styles and placing it in a broad social and               ITEM #2218                                        $16.95PB
historical context. Th is essential volu me, a much-needed
introduction and guide to the field, shows how change and            Brainard, Cecilia Manguerra
continuity in the Chinese American experience are reflected in       PHILIPPINE WOMAN IN AMERI CA: Essa ys, 1991, 113
the writ ings of immigrants fro m Ch ina and their descendants       pages. These selected essays deal with politics, history,
in the United States.                                                discrimination, as well as personal reminisces, and have been
ITEM #2884                                        $34.95HB           noted for giving a glimpse of Philippine culture and history,
                                                                     candidly and artfully written.
Yu, Connie Young                                                     ITEM #1846                                      $12.50PB
Americans, 1987, 155 pages. Portraits of 36 outstanding              Brainard, Cecilia Manguerra
Chinese Americans in the San Francisco Bay Area.                     SONG OF YVONNE, 1991, 183 pages. Set during World
ITEM #1523                                  $9.95P B                 War II in mythical Ubec, in the Philippines. A way fo r
                                                                     documenting the triu mph of the Filipino spirit over foreign
                FILIPINO AMERICAN                                    oppression.
                                                                     ITEM #1847                                       $17.95PB
Bacho, Peter
DARK BLUE SUIT, And Other Stories, 1997, 150 pages.                  Brainard, Cecilia Manguerra
“Bacho pays homage in form and content to the earlier                WOMAN WITH HORNS And Other Storie s, 1988, 96
generation of Filipino writers - Bulosan, Santos, Gonzalez.          pages. . A p ioneer novel in Asian A merican literature.
But his stories provide a transition fro m that bachelor             Wong‟s unique and beautifully written novel of alienation,
generation to the generation of Filipino families. His stories       longing, and desire gives a fascinating insight into the Asian
are an important lin k for teaching Asian American Literature.”      American experience.
                 - Shawn Wong, University of Washington              ITEM #1756                                       $10.95PB
ITEM #2654                                        $16.95PB
                                                                     Bulosan, Carlos
Bacho, Peter                                                         AMERI CA IS IN THE HEART: A Personal Hi story,
CEBU, 1991, 208 pages. Bacho‟s dramatizat ion of the                 1973, 352 pages.
conflict between Filip ino and Filipino A merican cultures           ITEM #0187                          $14.95PB
conveys the concerns of the post-World War II generation
with boldness and skill.                                             Bulosan, Carlos
ITEM #1844                                      $25.00HB             Edited and with an introduction by E. San Juan, Jr.
ITEM #1845                                      $14.95PB             THE CRY AND THE DEDI CATION, A Novel, 1995, 305
                                                                     pages. Bulosan, a prophetic writer, an art isan of lush and
Brainard, Cecilia Manguaerra, Collected and E dited by               evocative prose who blended traditional class struggle and
CONTEMPORARY FICTION BY FILIPINOS IN                                 anti-racist tradit ions with themes of national liberation in the
AMERI CA, 1997, 253 pages. This collection includes stories          colonized world. The appearance of this nearly „lost‟ novel of
by Fatima Lim-Wilson, Mila Faraon Huebeck, Eileen Tabios,            guerrilla warfare in the Ph ilippines extends his achievement in
John L. Silva, Veronica Montes, Lilia V. Illanueva, Mar C.           fresh and unexpected ways.
Puatu, Vince Gotera, Oscar Penaranda, Luis Cabalquinto, F            ITEM #2641                                         $22.95PB
Delor Angeles, Melissa R. A ranzamendez, Eu lalio Yerro
Ibarra, Nadine L Sarreal, Jay Ruben Dayrit, Ligaya Victorio          Carbo, Nick , Editor
Truto, Edgar Po ma, Marianne Villanueva, Linda Ty-Casper,            RETURNING A BORROWED TONGUE, An Anthology
Paulino Lim, Jr., Greg Sarris, Lee Respicio Colo mby, N.V. M         Of Filipino And Filipino American Poetry, 1995, 238
Gon zalez, and Alma Jill Dizon                                       pages. An impressive collection of poetry fro m 50 Filipino
ITEM #2683                                     $22.95PB              American poets.
                                                                     ITEM #2811                                     $14.95PB
Brainard, Cecilia Manguerra, Editor
                                                                     Cerenio, Virginia

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TRESPASSING INNOCENCE. The San Francisco author‟s                           JAP ANES E EYES, AMERICAN HEART, Personal
poems with photos by Tony Remington.                                        Reflections Of Hawaii's World War II Nisei Soldiers,
ITEM #1776                                      $8.95P B                    1998, 448 pages. Told in their own words, 54 contributors.
Cordova, Fred                                                               Includes sections on Hawaii's Nisei soldiers, Pearl Harbor, the
FILIPINOS: Forgotten Asian Americans, 1983, 254                             love of a parent, the front lines, bonding, building bridges, and
pages. Pictorial essay with sweeping vistas of the life of                  peace. Also has a roll of WWII A mericans of Japanese
Filipinos in A merica fro m 1763 to 1963.                                   Ancestry.
ITEM #0189                                      $27.95PB                    ITEM #2782                                        $24.95PB

Hagedorn, Jessica                                                           Hara, Marie
DOGEATERS, 1991, 251 pages. Winner of the 1991                              BANANA HEART And Other Stories, 1994, 150 pages.
American Book Awards, Hagedorn‟s first novel features a                     One hundred years of experiences of Japanese women in
“disparate cast” of Filip inos living in the heyday of the                  Hawaii, this collection of stories introduces a picture bride, a
Marcos regime where A merican pop culture and Filip ino                     plantation worker, and a hapa-haole girl, as well as the
tradition mixed flamboyantly.                                               wo men‟s successful but often-troubled middle-class children.
ITEM #1817                                        $11.95PB                  ITEM #2290                                       $8.00P B

Santos, Bienvenido                                                          Maruyama, Milton
THE SCENT OF APPLES, 1979, 178 pages. A collection                          ALL I ASKI NG FOR IS MY BODY, 1988, 103 pages. First
of stories by the distinguished writer.                                     in a series about Toshio Oyama. Written in p idgin, this book
ITEM #0192                              $14.95PB                            has become a Hawaiian literature classic.
                                                                            ITEM #0174                                     $9.95P B
Tagami, Jeff
OCTOBER LIGHT. Poems accompanied by photographs by                          Maruyama, Milton
Lenny Limjoco. By fusing the bitterness and sweetness into                  FIVE YEARS ON A ROCK, 1994. The continuing story of
each image line, Tagami forces us to see more clearly the                   Toshio Oyama and his family, this book is of Sawa Oyama,
contradictions in our experience as American minorities.                    who tells of her arrival in Hawaii as a bride and hopes and
ITEM #1777                                     $8.95P B                     dreams of one day returning to Japan.
                                                                            ITEM #2291                                       $9.95P B
Villa, Jose Garcia                                  NEW!
THE ANCHORED ANGEL, Selected Writings, 1999,                                Murayama, Milton
255 pages. "Villa, brought back into print, interrupts our                  PLANTATION BOY, 1998, 181 pages. The third book in the
current assumptions, and particularly our assumptions about                 continuing saga of the Oyama family. Fo llo ws All I Asking
poetry, by insisting on a spiritual vig ilance that seeks its own           For Is My Body and Five Years On A Rock. This book covers
tone and form. His experiments with rhyme, mo mentu m, and                  the World War II years, 1941-1945 and mo re. It fo llows the
the pause as lyric elements demand and heighten a reader's                  evolution of Asians in Hawaii as they struggle to gain polit ical
attention and intelligence. For this writer, poetry may have                and economic power. An excellent book for its historical
been a kind of worship, both exacting and exhilarating. Yet he              content as well as its personal story.
was also a dissenter whose precision is itself a version of                 ITEM #2675                                      $15.95PB
abandon. Though new to some of us, Villa seems a member
of a familiar and enveloping clan whose other kin include                   Nak ano, Jiro
Hopkins and Dickinson, Moore and Stain"                                     PARKER RANCH PANIOLO, Yutaka Kimura . There
           - Molly McQuade, author of Stealing Glimpses.                    have been many outstanding paniolo, or cowboys, at Parker
ITEM #2880                                          $14.95PB                Ranch. Most have been Hawaiians, but one who ranked with
                                                                            the best was Yutaka Kimura, the son of Japanese immigrants.
Villanueva, Marianne                                                        ITEM #2152                                   $14.95PB
120 pages. Set in the Philippines, these beautiful and poignant             Ogawa, Dennis M. and Glen Grant
stories reveal characters trapped in extremity in urban violence            ELLISON S. ONI ZUKA: A Remembrance , 1986. Full
or the crushing poverty of the provinces.                                   color photographic tribute to the Challenger astronaut.
ITEM #1919                                       $9.95P B                   ITEM #1223                                      $24.95HB

               HAWAIIAN AMERICAN                                            Yamanak a, Lois Ann
                                                                            BLU'S HANGI NG, 1997, 262 pages. "Ms. Yamanaka flu idly
                                                                            explores the brutal divide between family duty and self-
                                                                            preservation, between the power of love and the power of
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shame…p roviding a redemptive conclusion that is as arresting         Demptster, Brian Komei, Editor                      NEW!
as its character." - The New York Times Book Review                   FROM OUR SIDE OF THE FENCE: Growing Up In
ITEM #2578                                        $12.00PB            America’s Concentration Camps, 2001, 152 pages.
Yamanak a, Lois Ann                               NEW!                Contributors: Florence Oh mura Dobashi, Kiku Hori Funabiki,
FATHER OF THE FOUR PASS AGES, 2001, 233 pages.                        Sato Hashizu me, Funi Manabe Hayashi, Florence M ihi
Sonia, a streetwise young mother, lounge singer, and artist           Nakamu ra, Ruty Y. Okimoto, Yoshito Wayne Osaki, Toru
who single-handedly raises her child, Sonny Boy. In viv id            Siato, Daisy Uyeda Satoda, Harunmi Serata, M ichi Tashiro.
sequences alternating between the past and the present, we            ITEM #2965                                   $15.007P B
learn of Sonia's childhood; her abandonment by her father and
mother; her o wn abandonment of the church; her contentious           Embree Harris, Cat herine
relationship with her sister; her string of bad lovers; her           DUSTY EXILE, Looking Back At Japanese
problems with drugs - and of her wish to reconcile with her           Relocation During World War II, 1999, 135 pages. “Told
father and make so mething of her life by being a good parent.        by a free Caucasian wo man who opted to work as a teacher in
ITEM #2937                                        $23.00HB            the desert camp (Poston, Arizona) where we JA's were
                                                                      interned during WWII, our experiences take on a Rashomon-
Yamanak a, Lois Ann                                                   like aspect. In clear, swift-flowing prose, she describes the
HEADS BY HARRY, 1999, 311 pages. This boisterous                      government's frequently misguided directives and the camp
novel is about a family, who live in Hilo above Heads by              residents' reactions expressed in strikes and boycotts.”
Harry, the family's taxidermy shop. Every day a group of                                           - Noriko Sawada Bridges Flynn
opinionated old futs gathers outside Harry O's shop, where            ITEM #2814                                       10.95P B
they discuss everyone in town (loudly), drink beer and eat
                                                                      Embrey, Sue Kunitomi
smoked meat into the pau hana hours. "Yamanaka's scrappy
characters endure poverty, racism and sexual abuse, but never         LOST YEARS 1942 - 1946. Overview of the events that
lose their capacity for hu mor."                                      led to the evacuation, relocation centers, and resettlement.
                                                                      ITEM #0715                                       $7.95P B
                   - Jessica Hagedorn, Harper's Bazaar
ITEM #2746                                      $24.00HB
                                                                      Furut ani, Dale
                                                                      DEATH AT THE CROSS ROADS, A Samurai Mystery,
               JAPANESE AMERICAN                                      1998, 210 pages. Matsuyama Kaze is a ronin, or masterless
                                                                      samurai, destined to travel the countryside until he fulfills the
Abe, Frank , written, produc er and director               NEW!       dying wish of his lord's wife. W ith humor and intrigue
CONSCI ENCE AND THE CONSTITUTION, They                                Furutani tells a great story.
Fought On Their Own Battlefield, 2000, 50-minute video.               ITEM #2672                                      $22.95HB
Produced in association with the Independent Television
Service, with funding provided by the Corporation for Public          Furut ani, Dale                                   NEW!
Broadcasting and the Civil Liberties Public Education Fund.           KILL THE SHOGUN, A Samurai Mystery, 2000, 230
In World War II, a handful of young Americans refused to be           pages. "In Kill the Shogun, award-winn ing mystery writer
drafted fro m an A merican concentration camp. They were              Dale Furutani presents the latest in his popular samurai
ready to fight for their country, but not before the government       mystery series. He returns to the journey of Matsuyama Kaze,
restored their rights as U.S. citizens and released their families    the masterless warrior destined to travel the 17th century
fro m camp. Th is led to the largest trial for draft resistance in    Japanese countryside until he fu lfills the dying wish of his
U.S. history. This powerful film has moved audiences                  murdered lord's wife.
nationwide and changed the way we look at this period of              ITEM #2891                                        $23.00HB
American history. With the voices of George Takei (" Star
Trek") and Mako ("The Sand Pebbles").                                 Furut ani, Dale
ITEM #2930                                       $29.95VIDEO          TOYOTOMI BLADES, 1997, 212 pages. Another Ken
                                                                      Tanaka mystery, a mystery with a Japanese environment.
Davidson, Sue                                                         Furutani fascinates with his writ ing style as he tells another
A HEART IN POLITI CS: Jeanette Rankin And Patsy                       very Japanese tale.
Takemoto Mink, 1994, 183 pages. Two stories of two                    ITEM #2856                                        $5.99P B
remarkable wo men who paved a way for wo men in po lit ics.
Mink crossed gender and racial barriers to become the first
wo man of color elected to Congress. She fought for
legislation to benefit wo men, education, civil rights and
environmental p rotection.
ITEM #2301                                        $9.95P B
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Guterson, David                                                             Inada, Lawson Fusao
SNOW FALLI NG ON CEDARS, 1995, 460 pages. Winner                            LEGENDS FROM CAMP, 177 pages. Poetry of one of the
of the Pen/Faulkner Award. Captivating story of a murder                    giants in the field. “A masterwork of A merican poetry.”
trial of a local fisherman who mysteriously drowned and the                                                - Leslie M. Silko
accused Japanese American named Kabuo Miyamoto.                             ITEM #2082                                      $11.95PB
ITEM #2550                                     $13.00HB
                                                                            Inada, Lawson Fusao, Editor                         NEW!
Hill, Kimi Kodani                                NEW!                       ONLY WHAT WE COULD CARRY, The Japanese
TOPAZ MOON - Chiura Obata's Art Of The                                      American Internment Experience, 2000, 439 pages.
Internment, 2000, 147 pages. An inspiring collection of                     "Contained in these pages are what we have carried…our
Obata art through the traumatic period of intern ment during                indomitable spirit and dignity, an implacable quest for justice
World War II fro m Tanforan near San Francisco to the dessert               to redeem the crimes co mmitted against an entire race - indeed
of Topaz, Utah. Th is book contains 100 sketches, sumi                      an entire nation."                      - Janice Mirikitani
paintings, and watercolors. A great tribute to the artistic genius          “It's as if we have a seat at a family dinner, listening to stories
and spirit undefeated by adversity.                                         passed down fro m one generation to another, feeling the pain
ITEM #2846                                       $19.95PB                   and the spirit of hope.”            - David Mas Masumoto.
                                                                            ITEM #2886                                          $18.95PB
Hongo, Garrett
RIVER OF HEAV EN, 1987, 67 pages. Awarded the Lamont
                                                                            Iritani, Frank and Joanne, Revised by
Poetry Selection of the Academy of American Poets. Th is                    TEN VISITS: Accounts Of Vi sits To All The Japanese
book covers his search for roots in Hawaii.                                 American Relocation Centers, 1999, 68 pages. Color
ITEM #1465                                   $12.95PB                       photos. Shows how to find each of the ten concentration camp
                                                                            sites today with a narrative about each site. An invaluable
Hongo, Garrett                                                              resource.
VOLCANO: A Memoir Of Hawaii, 1995, 342 pages.                               ITEM #2233                                       $15.95PB
Hongo‟s rediscovery of a past his parents rarely discussed and
a rich heritage he wants to pass on to his son. A memo ir as                Kanazawa, Tooru J.
beautiful and enduring as the volcano itself.                               SUSHI AND SOURDOUGH, 1989, 255 pages. A well-
ITEM #2465                                      $24.00HB                    written account of life in early A laska, in an area never before
Hongo, Garrett                                                              ITEM #1652                                         $19.95HB
YELLOW LIGHT, 1982, 78 pages. Poems about Japanese                          ITEM #1853                                         $12.95PB
liv ing in Hawaii and Californ ia. A well-known Asian
American poet, Hongo has received numerous awards and is                    Kik umura, Ak emi
published widely in journals and anthologies.                               PROMIS ES KEPT: The Life Of An I ssei Man, 1991, 144
ITEM #1311                                     $10.95PB                     pages. Fro m the author of Through Harsh Winters, this is a
                                                                            story of Saburo Tanaka, an issei who pro mised to enforce
Houston, Jeanne W. and James D.                                             traditional values and customs to help his family survive.
FAREW ELL TO MANZANAR, 1973, 145 pages. Jeanne‟s                            Though hardships threatened to split the family, Saburo kept
personal story of her experiences before, during, and after                 his promise. A testament to the indomitable issei spirit.
World War II.                                                               Item #1855                                      $9.95P B
ITEM #0161                                      $5.50P B
                        ND                                                  Kik umura, Ak emi
STORY OF THE 442 COMBAT TEAM, 44 pages. A                                   THROUGH HARS H WINTERS: The Life Of A
short book of the military activit ies of the 442nd .                       Japanese Immigrant Woman, 1981, 157 pages. A
ITEM #0173                                         $6.95P B                 fascinating and moving study of one wo man‟s will to triu mph
                                                                            over countless barriers of family, co mmunity and country.
Inada, Lawson Fusao                                                         ITEM #0349                                     $12.95PB
DRAWING THE LINE, Poems By Lawson Fusao
Inada 1997, 140 pages. This book discusses many issues
surrounding Inada's life. Themes are: I Just As I Thought; The
Real Inada; Ringing The Bell; Putting Back The Rain; and
Drawing the Line.
ITEM #2547                                      $12.95PB

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Kiyama, Henry (Yoshitak a)                                           Mori, Toshio
Translat ed by Frederik L. Schodt                                    YOKOHAMA CALIFORNIA, 1985, reprint fro m 1949, 176
THE FOUR IMMIGRANT MANGA, A Japanese                                 pages. A well-respected classic.
Experience In San Francisco, 1904-1924, 1999, 152                    ITEM #1022                                        $14.95PB
pages. In translated cartoons - fro m servants in fancy homes        Mueller, Marnie
to workers in the fields, through earthquakes, riots, a World's      THE CLIMATE OF THE COUNTRY, 1999, 309 pages.
Fair, war, and Prohib ition - the true story of four young           This powerful new novel by award winning author Marnie
Japanese men who pursued their dreams in the rough and               Mueller tells the tragic story of Tule Lake Japanese American
tumble o f A merican history. An honest portrayal of life in the     Segregation Camp during WWII. It is told through Denton
U.S. fo r early Japanese immigrants.                                 Jordan, a conscientious objector, and his wife Esther, who
ITEM #2708                                         $12.95PB          both lived and worked in the camp. In this gripping tale of the
                                                                     disintegration of loyalty, love, and friendship, we experience a
Knaefler, Tome Kaizawa                                               disturbing piece of American h istory.
OUR HOUS E DIVIDED: Seven Japanese American                          ITEM #2755                                        $24.95HB
Families In World War II, 1991, 144 pages. Focuses on
seven families as they struggle with the emotions and events         Mura, David
brought on by the war. The dilemma of the issei, who were            WHERE THE BODY MEETS MEMORY: An Odyssey
torn between the country of their birth and the land they chose      Of Race, Sexuality And Identity, 1996, 272 pages. Mura
as their home; and the dilemma of the nisei whose loyalty to         explores how the shame of the Japanese American intern ment
the U.S. was questioned even though they were citizens.              has affected his own sexuality: an interracial marriage,
ITEM #1856                                       $19.95HB            compulsive pro miscuity, and an obsession with pornography
                                                                     that equates beauty with wh iteness. In facing his own
Kudak a, Geraldine                                                   demons, Mura illustrates why the troubling connections
NUMEROUS AV ALANCHES AT THE POINT OF                                 between desire and race are rarely d iscussed, and how certain
INTERS ECTION, 1979, 83 pages. Poetry.                               taboos continue to haunt this country‟s understanding of itself.
ITEM #2975                             $5.00P B                      ITEM #2621                                       $22.95HB

Masumoto, David Mas                                                  Nishimoto, Richard S.
HARV EST SON: Planting Roots In American Soil,                       Edited by Lane Ryo Hirabayashi
1998, 302 pages. “A peach of a book, as delectable as the Sun        INSIDE AN AMERI CAN CONCENTRATION CAMP.
Crest peach Masumoto is struggling to save…. Masumoto's              The University of California recru ited Nishimoto as a
book reveals his commit ment to the land and his family; it is       researcher to report on camp life. Through the prism of
also a cogent commentary on A merican agricu lture.”                 Nishimoto‟s writings, Hirabayashi demonstrates the many
                         - Publishers Weekly                         ways, fro m labor strikes to illicit gamb ling, that internees
ITEM #2710                                     $22.95HB              waged resistance to their confinement.
                                                                     ITEM #2602                                         $24.95PB
Modell, John, Editor
KIKUCHI DIARY: Chronicle From An American                            Ok ada, John
Concentration Camp, 1993, 253 pages. Kikuchi‟s personal              NO NO BOY, 1957, 260 pages. A moving novel concerning
diary fro m December 7, 1941 to September 1942. A lively             the loyalty issue of Japanese Americans in World War II.
and intensely human record of being interned by a country you        ITEM #0176                                    $14.95PB
had faith in, but wh ich did not have faith in you.
ITEM #2401                                        $18.95PB           Ok ada, Victor N., Editor
                                                                     TRIUMP HS OF FAITH: Stories of Japanese American
Mori, Toshio                                    NEW!                 Chri stians During World War II, 1998, 173 pages.
Introduction by Laws on Fus ao Inada                                 Includes essays by Roy Sano, Victor Okada, George Aki,
UNFI NISHED BUSI NESS, Selected Works Of Toshio                      Sadaichi Asai, Harry Baba, Frank Koo Endo, Tad Fujita,
Mori, 2000, 242 pages. Well-crafted, humorous, and wise              Michito Fran k Fu kuzawa, Ben Hara, Ruby Hayashi, William
tales celebrating the Japanese American co mmunity that Mori         Hohri, Roy Y. Ishihara, Maggie Ishino, Toshi Ito, Donald
knew so well. Includes 15 stories, a novella, correspondence,        Iwahashi, May Wake Iwahashi, Nick Iyoya, Rhoda A. Iyoya,
and an interview with Toshio Mori.                                   Marian Maruko Kado matsu, Frances Kaji, Penny Kakimi,
ITEM #2895                                      $15.95PB             Midori W. Kamei, Ren Kimu ra, Kei Ko kubun, Marie
                                                                     Kurihara, Akira Ku roda, Shiro Masuda, Haze l K. Morikawa,
                                                                     Kay K. Murakami, Grace Nakano, Molly Nishimoto, Oliver
                                                                     Nishimura, Jiro Oishi, Muts Okada, Arn ie Ono, Ruth Ono,

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Kary K. Sasaki, Tai Sh igaki, Dan Sh inoda, Kayoko A.                       Sasak i, R. A.
Suzukida, A lpha Takagi, M ichi Tan ioka, Dave M. Tatsuno,                  THE LOOM AND OTHER STORI ES, 1991, 112 pages.
Itsuko Teragawa, James Toda, Arthur Tsuneishi, Sally K.                     This collection of stories propels its readers into the daily
Tsuneishi, Yasushi Wada, Lloyd K. Wake, Iku Watanabe,                       experiences of three generations of Japanese Americans.
Virgin ia S. Yamamoto, Tets Yamashita, Carl Yoshimine.                      ITEM #1936                                        $10.00PB
ITEM #2864                                     $25.00HB
                                                                            Shimada, Shigeo
Ok ihiro, Gary Y.                                                           A STONE CRI ED OUT, The True Story Of Simple
WHISPERED SILENCES : Japanese Americans And                                 Faith In Difficult Days, 1986, 207 pages. "You are no
World War II, 256 pages. Memories and images of the                         longer my son. Get out of my house!" shouted his Buddhist
Japanese American intern ment camps during World War II.                    father. Th is is the engaging autobiography of an Issei
Includes photos of the camps as they appear today.                          Christian who defied h is heritage to become a min ister in
ITEM #2524                                    $29.95PB                      America. This is a story told with love and co mpassion.
                                                                            ITEM #2679                                      $13.95PB
Ok ubo, Mine                                                                                               SALE PRICE $5.95PB
CITIZEN 13660. Poignantly written and beautifully
illustrated memo ir of Okubo‟s life in two relocation centers.              Sone, Monica
ITEM #0086                                       $14.95PB                   NISEI DAUGHTER, Reprint 1953, 238 pages. The story of a
                                                                            northwest Japanese American girl.
Raineri, Vivian McGuck in                                                   ITEM #0180                             $14.95PB
THE RED ANGEL: The Life And Times Of Elaine
Black Yoneda 1906-1988, 1991, 322 pages. Yoneda was a                       Tsuchida, John Nobuya
remarkable wo man whose contribution to labor and civil                     REFLECTIONS : Memoirs Of Japanese American
rights in the 1930s establishes her place in history. Her                   Women In Minnesota, 1994, 464 pages. This anthology
honesty and consistency resulted in friendships and alliances               vividly depicts how U.S. cit izens of Japanese ancestry were
that so often crossed political lines.                                      uniquely affected by racis m during World War II, as well as
ITEM #1811                                        $10.95PB                  how they achieved personal success.
                                                                            ITEM #2292                                      $35.00HB
Saik i, Patsy Sumie
EARLY JAP ANES E IMMIGRANTS IN HAWAII, 1993,                                Tunnel, Michael O. and George W. Chilcoat
118 pages. Great adult and young adult reading. A whirlwind                 THE CHILDREN OF TOPAZ: The Story Of A
of emotion in these touching vignettes, fiction and non-fict ion.           Japanese American Internment Camp, 1996. Based on
ITEM #2203                                       $12.95PB                   a classroom diary, Lillian “Anne” Yamauchi Hori taught a
                                                                            third grade class to keep a daily d iary during her intern ment in
Sak amoto, Kerri                                                            camp at Topaz, Utah. Includes commentary and archival
THE ELECTRICAL FIELD, 1998, 305 pages. This a post-                         photographs to place the diary in historical context.
WWII novel involving murder and intrigue and relates it to the              ITEM #2608                                        $17.95HB
past. “A quite extraordinary first novel, The book is surefooted
and sophisticated with a depth of feeling that comes though on              Uchida, Yoshik o
                                                                            DESERT EXILE: The Uprooting Of A Japanese
every page.”                       - Toronto Glove and Mail.
ITEM #2813                                       $23.95HB                   American Family, 1982, 154 pages. Personal account of a
                                                                            Berkeley, California family facing the tragic World War II
Sak auye, Eiichi Edward                                                     internment. A moving account of a not-so-noble period in
                                                                            American history.
Edited by Ernest W. Kozato                      NEW!
                                                                            ITEM #1060                                     $14.95PB
RELOCATI ON CENTER - A Photo Essay, 2000, 181                               Uchida, Yoshik o
pages. Photographic essay on the World War II incarceration                 PICTURE BRIDE, A Novel, 1987, 216 pages. In 1917,
of Japanese Americans at Heart Mountain, Wyoming, 1942-
                                                                            young Hana Omiya arrived in San Francisco with only a photo
1945. Sakauye, an outstanding Japanese American leader,                     of her husband. Her story is intertwined with her husband‟s
carefully chronicled h is unique experience and here provides               and friends‟ stories and includes the turmoil of World War II.
his view of the camp. Photos in black/ white and color.
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Uyeda, Clifford I.                               NEW!                 ITEM #2037                                      $12.95PB
SUSPENDED: Growing Up Asian In America , 2000,                        Yamashita, Karen Tei                            NEW!
247 pages. Uyeda, a longtime activ ist and leader in the              CIRCLE K CYCLES, 2001, 147 pages. This stunning book
Japanese American co mmunity, reflects upon his coming of             of hybrids merges fiction, essay and pop culture to illustrate a
age during the tumultuous years before and during World War           global society that resists heritage-by-hyphenation and opens
II. Part meditation on the problems of race and part declarat ion     the door to important issues of the new century: global labor,
of healing and understanding, Suspended is a moving account           Tran nationalis m and cultural appropriation.
of one man's struggle to find a place in A merica.                    ITEM #2979                                      $16.95PB
ITEM #2863                                       $14.95PB
                                                                      Yamashita, Karen Tei
Uyematsu, Amy                                                         THROUGH THE ARC OF THE RAIN FOREST , 1990,
NIGHTS OF FIRE, NIGHTS OF RAIN, 1998, 91pages.                        212 pages. An extraordinary novel about the rain forest of
Amy Uyematsu is winner of the 1992 Nicholas Roerich Poetry            Brazil, a contemporary arena for miracles and greed. A story
Prize. "Uyematsu has long been a singular and passionate              full of cu ltural confusion, polit ical insanity and the rape of the
voice in A merican poetry. She transforms words into sandals          earth unfolds, tempered by humor. “Yamashita plays out
for our feet as she takes us on her journey. Trust her words -        today‟s soap opera of the futility of man‟s faith in technology
and wisdom - and you will get there"          - Russell Leong         on the stage where it is currently most brutal, stupid and
ITEM #2734                                       $12.00PB             immo ral: Brazilian Amazonia.”
                                                                       - Charles Hogue, Curator, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles
Yamamot o, Hisaye                                                     ITEM #1695                                         $11.95PB
SEV ENTEEN SYLLABLES And Other Storie s, 1988,
143 pages. Winner of the American Book Award for Lifetime                               KOREAN AMERICAN
Achievement from the Before Colu mbus Foundation.
ITEM #1527                                 $14.00PB                   Bishoff, Tonya and Jo Rank in, Editors
                                                                      SEEDS FROM A SILENT TREE, An Anthology By
Yamashita, Karen Tei                                                  Korean Adoptees, 1997, 180 pages. Poetry and essays by
TROPIC OF ORANGE, 1997, 270 pages. An apocalypse of                   Koreans adopted in the United States. Issues include recalling
race, class, and culture, fanned by the media under the harsh         roots, image of self, and reunions. FIRST OF ITS KIND!
Los Angeles sun. If you‟ve enjoyed her past books, Brazil-            ITEM #2696                                     $15.00PB
Maru and Through the Arc of the Rain Forest, you will enjoy
this one. Essential reading for the 21st century.                     Charr, Easurk Emsen
ITEM #2664                                        $14.95PB            Edited and with an Introduction by Wayne Patters on
                                                                      GOLDEN MOUNTAI N, The Autobiography Of A
Yamauchi, Wak ak o                                                    Korean Immigrant 1895-1960, 1996, 315 pages. "At the
Introduction by Garrett Hongo                                         age of ten, Easurk Charr came to Hawaii, alone, in 1904. He
SONGS MY MOTHER TAUGHT ME, 1994. Yamauchi                             hoped to earn enough money to acquire an education and
writes about the experiences of Japanese (particularly wo men)        return to Korea as a Ch ristian medical missionary. The story is
in the United States.                                                 of his early life in Korea, h is mig ration to Hawaii and the
ITEM #2284                                      $35.00HB              mainland, and the joys and pains of his life as one of some
ITEM #2283                                      $14.95PB              7,000 Koreans who migrated to the U.S. between 1903 and
Yasui, Robert                                                         1905."                                        - Wayne Patterson
YASUI FAMILY OF HOOD RIV ER, OREGON. M inoru                          ITEM #2881                                         $14.95PB
Yasui gained fame as one of the protestors of World War II            Hyunn, Peter
curfew and evacuation orders. His case was one that reached           MAN S EI! The Making Of A Korean American, 1986,
the Supreme Court. This is a chronicle of his family.                 192 pages. Autobiography of one man‟s struggle to succeed
ITEM #1438                                      $10.95PB              in A merica.
                                                                      ITEM #1198                                  $18.95PB
Yamashita, Karen Tei                                                  Lee, Chang-rae
BRAZIL-MARU, 1992. A fictional account of educated                    A GESTURE OF LIFE, A Novel, 1999, 356 pages. Lee
                                                                      leads us with dazzling control through a taut, suspenseful story
Japanese Christians with Socialist sentiments who immig rate
to Brazil. Four narrators trace the community‟s story from            about love, family, and co mmunity - and the secrets we
1925 to the present, and reveal another facet in the story of         harbor…
                                                                      ITEM #2837                                       $23.95HB
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Lee, Mary Paik                                                             Huong, Duong Thu                               NEW!
QUI ET ODYSS EY: A Pioneer Korean Woman In                                 MEMORI ES OF A PURE SPRING, 2000, 340 pages. Fro m
America, 1990, 201 pages. Pro mises to be an important                     Vietnam's most acclaimed writer and famous dissident comes
addition to Asian American literature.                                     a mesmerizing novel set during and after the Vietnam War.
ITEM #1665                                  $14.95PB                       Through the story of Suong, a celebrated singer, and Hung,
                                                                           her composer husband, Memories of a Pure Spring depicts the
Pai, Margaret K.                                                           strengthening of a marriage amidst the chaos of war, and its
DREAMS OF TWO YI -MIN, 1989, 216 pages. A                                  subsequent deterioration following the war's end.
personalized account of early Korean immig rants in Hawaii.                ITEM #2842                                     $23.95HB
ITEM #1544                                    $22.95HB
                                                                           Huynh, Jade Ngoc Quang
                     SOUTH ASIAN                                           SOUTH WIND CHANGING, 1994, 305 pages. The story
                                                                           takes Jade through the wartime shattering of his family, the
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Bharati, Muk herjee
                                                                           resilience in adapting to the culture he encounters in the
THE HOLDER OF THE WORLD, 1993, 285 pages. The
                                                                           United States.
remarkable story of Hannah Easton, a unique woman born in
                                                                           ITEM #2642                                      $16.00PB
the American colonies in 1670, a person undreamed of in
Puritan society. Inquisitive, v ital and awake to her own                  Karlin, Wayne, Le Minh Khue and Troung Vu, Editors
possibilit ies, Hannah travels to Mughal, India.                           THE OTHER SIDE OF HEAV EN, Post-War Fiction By
ITEM #2472                                        $12.00PB                 Vietnamese And American Writers, 1995, 411 pages.
                                                                           Sections include: A Walk in the Garden of Heaven; The
Women of South Asian Descent Collective, Editors
                                                                           Honored Dead; Wounds; Hauntings; and Exiles.
                                                                           ITEM #2519                                   $17.95PB
Asian Diaspora, 1993, 372 pages. The first collection of its
kind, a co mpilation of stories fro m South Asian women.                   Pham, Andrew X.
Captivating reading through deeply felt emotion.                           CATFISH AND MANDALA, A Two Wheeled Voyage
ITEM #2250                                       $14.95PB                  Through The Landscape And Memory Of Vietnam ,
                                                                           1999, 342 pages. An award-winning novel of an A merican
             VIETNAMESE AMERICAN                                           odyssey - a solo bicycle voyage around the Pacific Rim to
                                                                           Vietnam - made by a young Vietnamese-American man in
Elliott, Duong Van Mai                                                     pursuit of both his adopted homeland and his forsaken
THE SACRED WILLOW, Four Generations in the Life                            fatherland. Intertwined with an often humorous travelogue
of a Vietnamese Family, 1999, 504 pages. This                              spanning a year of discovery is a memoir of war, escape, and,
unforgettable family saga is a unique achievement - the first              ultimately, family secrets.
book to show us what Vietnamese history has meant to the                   ITEM #2838                                     $25.00HB
Vietnamese people.
ITEM #2810                                    $30.00HB                                          ANTI-NUCLEAR
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                                                                           Yamazak i, James N.
Freeman, James M.
                                                                           CHILDREN OF THE ATOMIC BOMB: An American
HEARTS OF SORROW, 1989. Fourteen refugees speak
                                                                           Physician’s Memoir Of Naga saki, Hiroshima, And
about their struggles to survive in Vietnam and in A merica.
                                                                           The Marshall Islands, 1995, 200 pages. This report takes a
ITEM #1651                                      $45.00HB
                                                                           med ical look at the victims of ato mic bo mbs and reviews
ITEM #1882                                      $18.95PB
                                                                           some of the genetic abnormalities resulting fro m fetal
                                                                           exposure. Yamazaki also relates his personal story as a
Hayslip, Le Ly
                                                                           Japanese American whose parents were in an internment camp
                                                                           while their son fought for A merica in the Battle o f the Bu lge.
wo man who left her ho me in Vietnam to find herself going to
                                                                           ITEM #2469                                       $16.95HB
the land of the enemy in hopes of having a better life. She
learns to mend old wounds to go on to a brighter future.                   See the Intermediate Literature Section for more books on
ITEM #2060                                     $22.50HB                    this topic.
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                                                                    ITEM #1159 BOOK & CASSETTE                     $16.95S ET
                                                                    Tong, Keith S. T. and Gregory James
Smith, Dsvid                                                        COLLOQUIAL CANTONES E: A Complete Language
COLLOQUIAL CAMBODIAN, A Complete Language                           Course. Written by teachers for self-study or classroom use,
Course, Written by teachers for self-study or classroom             this course offers you a step-by-step approach to written and
use. Offers step-by-step approach to written and spoken             spoken Cantonese. Includes book and two 60-minute
Cambodian.                                                          cassettes.
ITEM #2491                                 $39.95                   ITEM #2491                                      $39.95S ET
Sos, Kem with Hak Kheang and Medline E. Ehram
CAMBODIAN-ENGLIS H, ENGLISH-CAMBODIAN                                                        FILIPINO
DICTIONARY, 1990, 355 pages. Words are classified
according to familiar or formal use.                                Costantino, Ernesto
ITEM #1635                                 $16.95PB                 ILOKANO DICTIONARY, 1971, 504 pages. Contains 7,000
                                                                    Ilokano entries.
                        CHINESE                                     ITEM #0535                           $24.95PB

Boyle, Elizabeth                                                    Ramos, Teresita
CANTONES E BASIC COURS E, 1995, 392 pages. Full-                    CONVERS ATIONAL TAGALOG: A Functional
length instructional course designed for both the classroom         Situation Approach, 1985, 341 pages. Beginning level text
and self study. Each of the thirty lessons includes                 created for adult foreign and second language students.
conversational dialogue, pronunciation, grammar, pract ice          ITEM #1167                                     $19.00PB
drills, vocabulary, and a quiz.
ITEM #2463                                       $19.95PB           Ramos, Teresita
                                                                    INTERMEDIATE TAGALOG: Developing Cultural
Chen, Janey                                                         Awareness Through Language .
PRACTICAL ENGLISH-CHINES E PRONOUNCI NG                             ITEM #0537                       $21.95PB
DICTIONARY, 1980, 601 pages. English, Chinese
characters, roman ized Mandarin and Cantonese.                      Ramos, Teresita and Resty M. Cena
ITEM #0236                                   $19.95PB               MODERN TAGALOG: Grammatical Explanations And
                                                                    Exercise s For Non -Native Speakers, 1990, 184 pages.
Go, Ping-gam                                                        Expands upon the descriptions and lessons in Dr. Ramos‟
                                                                    books and gives many new examp les. Th is volume is valuable
CHACTERS, 1995. W ith this book, anyone can find the                for all students who have advanced beyond beginner.
mean ing of a Chinese character.                                    ITEM #0535                                    $24.95PB
ITEM #2490                               $17.95PB
                                                                    Ramos, Teresita V.
Go, Ping-gam                                                        TAGALOG DICTIONARY, 1982, 330 pages.
                                                                    Tagalog/English. Contains 4,000 Tagalog roots, affixes,
THEIR ANCESTRAL FORMS: A Walk Through                               stems, compounds, and idio ms.
Chinatown, third ed ition. Contains 72 color photographs            ITEM #0538                                  $14.95PB
and flashcards. Includes ancestral forms and explanations of
288 characters. Helps to increase your appreciation of the
beautiful Chinese characters seen in Ch inatowns throughout
                                                                    D’Amours, Mik e
ITEM #2464                                     $13.95PB
                                                                    RAP ANES E: The Musi cal Method For Learning
                                                                    Japanese. Four cassette tapes with frequently used words
Lay, Dr. Nancy Duk e
                                                                    and phrases in Japanese and English, all superimposed on
SAY IT IN CHINES E: Phra se Book For Travelers,
                                                                    rhythmic music. For use in beginning Japanese language
1980, 187 pages. Over 2,100 up-to-date practical entries.
                                                                    instruction, this blend of words and music is an enjoyable and
ITEM #1143                                    $4.95P B
                                                                    effective learning tool.
                                                                    ITEM #1629 CASSETTE #1                          $7.95
Pek ing University Facult y
                                                                    ITEM #1745 CASSETTE #2                          $7.95
MODERN CHI NES E: A Ba sic Course, 249 pages.
                                                                    ITEM #1860 CASSETTE #3                          $7.95
Textbook with every word spoken on three cassettes that
                                                                    ITEM #2053 CASSETTE #4                          $7.95
include pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar practice.
ITEM #1574 BOOK                             $4.95P B
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Hyojun, Kai Romaji                                                        Sato, Esther M.T. and Loren I. Shishido
ALL ROMANI ZED ENGLISH-JAPANES E                                          JAP ANES E NOW: Volume I, 1983. Focuses on the
DICTIONARY, 1974, 732 pages.                                              student and his/her friends and gives the student a basic
ITEM #0244                       $12.95PB                                 vocabulary of useful words and expressions.
                                                                          ITEM #1034 TEACHER                              $18.00PB
Iwasak i, T.                                                              ITEM #1062 EX ERCIS E SHEETS                    $5.40
KENKYUS HA’S NEW POCKET ENGLISH-JAPANES E                                 ITEM #0553 STUDENT                              $18.00HB
DICTIONARY, 1,555 pages. Fro m English to Japanese kanji.                 ITEM #1644 AUDIO TAP E                          $75.00
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                                                                          Sato, Esther M.T. and Loren I. Shishido
Kai, Miwa                                                                 JAP ANES E NOW: Volume II. Acquaints the student with
SAY IT IN JAPANES E: Phra se Book For Travelers,                          his/her immediate surroundings, including family and
1983, 20 pages. Pocket sized with 2,200 pract ical entries.               neighborhood.
ITEM #1144                                     $4.95P B                   ITEM #1035 TEACHER                            $18.00PB
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Kai, Miwa                                                                 ITEM #0554 STUDENT                            $24.00HB
LISTEN AND LEARN JAP ANESE. A co mp lete practical                        ITEM #1059 AUDIO TAP E                        $75.00
at home language learning course. Includes books and
cassette tapes.                                                           Sato, Esther M.T. and Loren I. Shishido
ITEM #1345                                   $9.95S ET                    JAP ANES E NOW: Volume III. Expands the student‟s
Masuda, K.                                                                knowledge of Japan and its natural beauty, economy, and
                                                                          national treasures.
DICTIONARY, 1,491 pages. Fro m ro manized Japanese and                    ITEM #1355 TEACHER                            $27.00PB
kanji to English.                                                         ITEM #1356 EX ERCIS E SHEETS                  $5.40
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Mitamura, Yasuk o Kosak a
LET’S LEARN HIRAGANA: First Book Of Ba sic                                Sato, Esther M.T. and Loren I. Shishido
Japanese Writing, 1985, 75 pages. In clear, simple steps,                 JAP ANES E NOW: Volume IV, 1990.
shows how to write all the hiragana symbols and their                     ITEM #1736 TEACHER                            $24.00PB
combinations. Fifty exercises. Designed for elementary use.               ITEM #1737 EX ERCIS E SHEETS                  $7.00
ITEM #1327                                    $13.00PB                    ITEM #1655 STUDENT                            $27.00HB

Mitamura, Yasuk o Kosak a                                                                             KOREAN
LET’S LEARN KATAKANA: Second Book Of Ba sic
Japanese Writing, 1985, 88 pages. Co mpanion to Let‟s                     Eccardt. Thomas, with Oh Wonchl
Learn Hiragana. Teaches when and how to use this alternative              HIPPOCRENE HANDY DICTIONARIES, KOREAN,,
Japanese writing syllabary.                                               1993 178 pages. English to Korean words with translations in
ITEM #1328                                 $12.00PB                       Korean letters. Includes Korean alphabet, some notes on
Nelson, Andrew N.                                                         ITEM #2992                                   $8.95P B
CHARACTER DICTIONARY, 1974, 1,109 pages. Lists                            Jones, B. J.
5,000 selected characters with their 10,000 current read ings             STANDARD ENGLISH-KOREAN DI CTIONARY FOR
and almost 70,000 compounds in current use, all with concise              FOREIGNERS , 1982. Ro man ized 12,000 useful and
English definit ions.                                                     essential entries, special “hangul-in-a-hurry” charts and
ITEM #0527                                      $69.95PB                  roman ized table of Korean alphabet.
                                                                          ITEM #1054                                       $10.95PB
Sak ade, Florenc e
GUIDE TO READING AND WRITING JAPANESE:                                    Kim, In-Seok .
1850 Ba sic Characters And Kanji Syllabaries, 1983,                       COLLOQUIAL-KOREAN A Complete Language
312 pages. Includes stroke order for kanji users.                         course, 2000, Book & 2 tapes Offers step-by-step approach
ITEM #0528                                     $16.95PB                   to written and spoken Korean..
                                                                          ITEM #2990                                  $39.95PB

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                            LAO                                                            VIETNAMESE
Hoshino                                                              Khanhn, Le-Ba and Le-Ba-Kong
LAO FOR BEGINNERS: An Introduction To The                            HIPPOCRENE STANDARD DICTIONARY –
Spoken And Written Language Of Laos, 209 pages.                      VIETNAMES E-ENGLISH/ ENGLISH-VIETNAMES E,
ITEM #0533                          $16.95PB                         1991.
                                                                     ITEM #1865                        $19.95PB
Marcus, Russell
ENGLISH-LAO, LAO-ENGLISH DICTIONARY, 1981,                           Nguyen, Dinh-Hoa
415 pages.                                                           COLLOQUIAL VIETNAMES E, 1974, 384 pages
ITEM #0555                      $16.95PB                             ITEM #1983                          $41.00PB

                            THAI                                     Nguyen, Dinh-Hoa
                                                                     ESS ENTI AL ENGLISH-VI ETNAMES E DI CTIONARY,
Allison, Gordon H.                                                   1983, 316 pages. Concise translations of over 16,000 entries.
EASY THAI : An Introduction To The Thai Language ,                   Many entries include useful compounds and phrases,
1969, 105 pages. Includes exercises and answer key. A                indicating actual usage of the word.
gradual and cumulat ive system with litt le time wasted.             ITEM #1890                                    $14.95PB
ITEM #0539                                       $12.95PB
                                                                     Nguyen, Dinh-Hoa
Lexus with Manat Chitak asem and David Smyth                         LANUAGE IN VIETNAMESE SOCI ETY, 1980, 142 pages.
HIPPOCRENE HANDY DICTIONARY - THAI, 1988, 116                        ITEM #2466                        $24.95PB
pages. More than just a dictionary, easier to use than a
phrasebook, for people who want to commun icate or the               Vuong, Tuan Duc and John Moore
traveler with an independent spirit.                                 COLLOQUIAL VIETNAMES E: A Complete Language
ITEM #1863                                      $6.95P B             Course. Written by experienced teachers for self-study or
                                                                     class use, this course offers a step-by-step approach to written
Moore, John and Saowalak Rodchue                                     and spoken Vietnamese.
COLLOQUIAL THAI: A Complete Language Course .                        ITEM #2493                                       $39.95PB
Written by experienced teachers for self-study or class use, the
course offers a step-by-step approach to written and spoken
ITEM #2492                                      $39.95S ET

Tu’inuk uafe, Edgar
This comprehensive dictionary is the first to be composed by a
Tongan scholar. Includes Tongan to English and English to
Tongan, additional features include a pronunciation guide,
guide to grammar and much more.
ITEM #2101                                      $27.00PB

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                   ASIAN COOKING                                                                       KOREAN
Kushi, A. T.                                                               Chung-shil, Shim
HOW TO COOK WITH MISO, 1978, 127 pages. Discusses                          KOREAN RECIPES, 1984, 79 pages. Emphasis on home
miso as health food and includes miso recipes.                             style cooking with easily acquired ingredients. Includes 62
ITEM #0480                                     $8.95P B                    recipes fro m soups to main dishes and desserts.
                                                                           ITEM #0921                                      $13.95PB
Watanabe, Tok uji and Asak o Kishi
BOOK OF SOYBEANS, 1984, 191 pages. History,                                Ok , Cho Joong
characters and recipes for soybeans – the super foodstuff that             HOME STYLE KOREAN COOKING IN PICTURES,
is changing eating habits across the country.                              1981, 96 pages. In fu ll color.
ITEM #0682                                     $15.95PB                    ITEM #0446                      $15.95HB
Chu, Lawrence C.
CHEF CHU’S DISTINCTIVE CUISINE OF CHI NA, 1983,                            Chang, Dr. Stephen Thomas
224 pages. San Francisco restaurateur Chu does a                           COMPLETE BOOK OF ACUPUNCTURE, 1976, 244
commendable job of acquainting home cooks with the basic                   pages. Discusses history of theories, describes acupuncture
philosophy and techniques of Chinese cooking.                              points, and the treatment for co mmon d isease.
ITEM #0436                                    $23.95PB                     ITEM #1429                                      $9.95P B
                                                                           CANCER AND HEART DISEAS E: The Macrobiotic
Alejandro, Renaldo G.                                                      Approach To Degenerative Disorders, 1985, 224 pages.
THE FOOD OF THE PHILIPPINES, 1998, 120                                     A revised edition that discusses disease prevention through a
pages. Each recipe illustrated in full color photos.                       macrobiotic diet.
ITEM # 2735                             $16.95HB                           ITEM #1109                                      $14.95PB
                    HAWAIIAN                                               Brown, Michael D.
Corum, Ann Kondo                                                           VIEWS FROM ASI AN CALIFORNIA 1920-1965.
HAWAII’S SPAM COOKBOOK, 160 pages. Ninety-eight                            Beautifu lly illustrated in color, this book is a co mpilation of
favorite island recipes for Spam, collected fro m friends and              Bro wn‟s personal art collection. Includes photographs of
fans.                                                                      artwork and background information of Asian American
ITEM #1514                                       $9.95P B                  artists in California.
                       JAPANESE                                            ITEM #2063                                          $29.95PB

Moriyama, Yuk ik o                                                         Coerr, Eleanor and Ed Young
QUICK AND EAS Y TOFU COOK BOOK, 1982, 104                                  SADAKO, 1993. Beautifully illustrated classic, moving
pages. Written by a Japanese cooking instructor, this book has             story of Sadako and her brave struggle to battle against
90 pages of color photos with easy step-by-step instructions.              leukemia, the “atom bo mb disease.”
ITEM #0490                                     $18.95HB                    ITEM #1542                                      $17.95HB
Omae, Kinjiro and Yuzuru Tachibana
BOOK OF SUS HI, 1981, 128 pages. Everything you ever                       Yosemite Association
wanted to know about sushi, including 40 color illustrations.              OBATA’S YOS EMITE, 1993, 151 pages. Ch iura Obata was
ITEM #0484                                     $19.95HB                    instrumental in perfecting watercolor techniques merging
                                                                           Eastern and Western art. Fu ll color reproductions of
Sugano, Kimik o                                                            magnificent works of art. A series of sumi ink paintings,
KIMIKO’S WORLD: Cooking, Culture, And Festival Of                          watercolors, and woodblock prints.
Japan. In Japan, meals reflect the season. Festivals such as               ITEM #2190                                      $24.95PB
hina matsuri (doll festival) and jogoya (moon viewing) dictate
foods to be served. Also, every meal of every day must be                                    CHINESE CULTURE
delectable, varied and nourishing.
ITEM #1075                                     $10.95PB                    Jou, Tsung Hwa
                                                                           TAO OF I CHING: Way To Divination, 1984, 409 pages.
Tsuji, Shizu
                                                                           ITEM #0512                            $19.95HB
JAP ANES E COOKING, A Simple Art, 1980, 517 pages.
A comprehensive guide with 220 recipes.
                                                                           Kaplan, Frederic
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CHI NA GUIDEBOOK, 1992, 800 pages. World‟s bestseller                ITEM #1475                                      $15.95HB
on China. Covers every aspect of travel, includes maps,
history, culture, economy, food, health, relig ions, arts and        Ek iguchi, Kunio and R. S. McCreery
crafts plus information on cit ies and provinces.                    JAP ANES E CRAFTS AND CUSTOMS: A Seasonal
ITEM #1702                                        $18.95PB           Approach, 1992, 136 pages. Perfect gift fo r the craft lover.
                                                                     Filled with informative essays on the customs and festivals of
Mingqiu, Cui                                                         Japan in addition to craft projects with detailed instructions.
WISDOM OF THE CHINES E PROVERB. Bilingual                            ITEM #2062                                        $19.00PB
English-Chinese. En joyable reading fo r anyone interested in
gaining ancient wisdom. You will find a unique proverb for           Lebra, Tak ie Sugiyama
that special occasion.                                               JAP ANES E PATTERNS OF BEHAVIOR, 1976, 295
ITEM #2044                                    $9.95P B               pages. Second printing.
                                                                     ITEM #0706                       $15.95PB
Wee, Thomas Tsu
YOUR CHINES E ROOTS: The overseas Chinese                            Lebra, Tak ie Sugiyama
Story, 1987, 262 pages. Exp lores the meaning and origin of          JAP ANES E CULTURE AND BEHAVIOR, 1974, 460
47 co mmon Chinese surnames, and the development of                  pages. Selected read ings.
overseas Chinese communities in Singapore, Thailand,                 ITEM #0256                                   $18.95PB
Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, and the United Kingdom.              Yumoto, John M.
ITEM #0480                                   $8.95P B                SAMURAI SWORD: A Handbook, 1958, 191 pages. A
                                                                     complete handbook of the samurai sword, including history.
               JAPANESE CULTURE                                      ITEM #0264                                   $21.95HB

Britton, Dort hy                                                                   VIETNAMESE CULTURE
JAP ANES E CRANE: A Bird Of Happiness.
Photographs by Tsuneo Hayashida. The return of a classic.            Cohen, Barbara
Beautifu l photos of the Japanese crane, capturing the               VIETNAM GUIDEBOOK: The First Guide For Touri st
gracefulness and elegance that has made it a sy mbol of eternal      and Business Travelers. Contains information on people,
happiness in Japanese culture.                                       life styles, customs, history, geography, climate, economics,
ITEM #2096                                      $30.00HB             trade, foreign relat ions and much mo re. Includes 75 photos
                                                                     and 14 maps.
Chiba, Reik o                                                        ITEM #1701                                       $19.95PB
JAP ANES E FORTUNE CALENDAR. Hand-tied, red cloth
bound book with fo lded, colored pages illustrated with
drawings. Contents give predictions on Japanese zodiac
determined by birth year.

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                                                                           a broad range of subject...Students, practitioners,
                   MULTICULTURAL                                           researchers, policy makers, and academics will want this
                                                                           book in their personal libraries,"”Rit a Takahashi, PhD,
Chin-Lee, Cynthia                                                          San Francisco State University, California
IT’S WHO YOU KNOW: The Magic Of Networking In                              ITEM#2968                                        $39.95PB
Person And On The Internet, 1998, 185 pages. A                             Costa, Shu Shu
practical, step-by-step guide for making the personal and                  WILD GEES E AND TEA: An Asian American
business contacts which are crit ical to success. If you know              Wedding Planner, 1997, 162 pages. Planning a wedding?
how to network, you can enhance your business and personal                 Here‟s a book that explains traditional wedding customs fro m
life significantly. You will learn how to use networking to get            different Asian cultures and gives ideas for incorporating these
what you want out of life whether that be landing a new job or             customs into your own wedding. A lso gives ideas for
launching your new business.                                               updating traditional customs to blend into today‟s ceremonies.
ITEM #2986                                        $14.95PB                 ITEM #2853                                       $15.00PB

Cort es, Carlos, with Sue Stanley, et al.                                  Endo, Russell, Virgie Chattergy, Sally Chou, and
BEYOND LANGUAGE; Social And Cultural Factors In                            Nobuya Tsuchida, Editors
Schooling Language Minority Students, 1986, 343                            CONTEMPORARY PERSP ECTIV ES ON ASIAN AND
pages.                                                                     APCIFIC AMERI CAN EDUCTION, 1990, 193 pages. A
ITEM #1206                                $34.95PB                         research anthology examining language, higher education,
                                                                           social psychological, and curriculu m issues in Asian and
Tak ak i, Ronald                                                           Pacific A merican education. Of particular interest to teachers,
A DIFFERENT MIRROR: A Hi story Of Multicultural                            professors, educational administrators, students, social
America, 1993, 508 pages.                                                  services providers and researchers.
ITEM #2467                          $12.95PB                               ITEM #1810                                      $13.95PB

                  ASIAN AMERICAN                                           Endo, Russell, Clara C. Park ,
                                                                           and John Nobuya Tsuchida, Editors
Ancheta, Angelo N.                                                         CURRENT ISSUES IN ASIAN AND PACIFIC
RACE, RIGHTS AND THE ASIAN AMERICAN                                        AMERI CAN EDUCATION, 1998, 202 pages. A publication
EXP ERI ENCE, 1998, 209 pages. Ancheta suggests that U.S.                  of the National Association for Asian Pacific A merican
race relations have been framed by a black-white model of                  Education. Includes sections on: School Intervention for
race that typically ignores the experiences of other groups,               Urban Asian and Pacific A merican Students Facing Academic
including Asian Americans. The book centers on the                         Challenges; Troubled Southeast Asian Refugee Youth;
distinctive experience of racial d iscrimination faced by Asian            Educational and Occupational Aspirations of Korean Youth in
Americans and how the American legal system fails to                       L.A.; An Exploratory Study of Asian American Co llege
recognize that discrimination can differ among racial and                  Students; Diversity and the Campus Climate at a Mult iethnic
ethnic groups.                                                             University; Korean Parent Perceptions and Attitudes Toward
ITEM #2649                                        $14.95PB                 Bilingual Education; Effect of Cu ltural Experience on the
                                                                           Cognitive Style of Laotian Hmong Students in the U.S.
Chan, Sucheng                                                              ITEM #2781                                      $14.95PB
ASIAN AMERI CANS: An Interpretive Hi story, 1991. A
comparative h istory of Asian American groups, illu minating               Espiritu, Yen Le
the patterns of adaptation and survival that marked each                   ASIAN AMERI CAN PANETHNI CITY. An in-depth study
group‟s entry into American society.                                       of how Asian Americans are beginning to understand the
ITEM #1780                                      $29.95HB                   benefits of speaking with one voice.
ITEM #1781                                      $12.95PB                   ITEM #2069                                  $39.95HB
                                                                           ITEM #2229                                  $20.95PB
ITEM #2986                                      $14.95PB
                                                                           Espiritu, Yen Le
Choi, Namk ee G PhD, Editor                                                ASIAN AMERI CAN WOMEN AND MEN: Labor, Law
Psychosocial Aspects of the Asian American                                 And Love, 1997, 145 pages. Chapter 1: Labor, Laws, and
Experience, Diversity Within Diversity, 2001 340                           Love; 2 Stretching Gender, Family, and Co mmunity
pages. Contributors include Harry Kitano and Stanley                       Boundaries; 3 Changing Lives: WWII and the Postwar Years;
Sue. “This timely book is AN IMPORTA NT RESOURCE                           4 Contemporary Asian A merica: Immig ration, Increasing
FOR TODAY, and it will be a valuable source of                             Diversity and Changing Resources; 5 Ideological Racis m and
reference for many years to come. Rarely does one
encounter a book on Asian Americans that covers such
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Cultural Resistance: Constructing Our Own Images; 6 Beyon d          Families; Assessment of Depression Among Young Students
Dualisms: Constructing an Imag ined Co mmun ity.                     fro m Taiwan and Hong Kong; and personal reflections fro m
ITEM #2771                                   $20.95PB                students.
                                                                     ITEM #2777                                   $19.95PB
Fong, Timot hy P.
THE CONTEMPORARY ASIAN AMERI CAN                                     Lott, Juanita Tamayo
EXP ERI ENCE, Beyond The Model Minority, 1998, 322                   ASIAN AMERI CANS, From Racial Category to
pages. Chapters include: History of Asians in America; Right         Multiple Identities, 1998, 115 pages. Chapter 1: Race, A
to Excel: Asian A mericans and Educational Opportunity;              Major Organizing Princip le; 2 Direct ive 15 Origins, 3
Workplace issues: Beyond Glass Ceilings; Anti-Asian                  Continuing Utility of Directive 15, 4 Asian Americans: A
Vio lence; Asian Americans and the Media; Asian American             Racial Category; 5 Asian A mericans: A Multip licity of
Families and Identities; and Asian American Political                Identities.
Empowerment.                                                         ITEM #2774                                        $21.95PB
ITEM #2684                                      $36.95PB             Min, Pyong Gap and Rose Kim, Editors
Friday, Chris                                                        STRUGGLE FOR ETHNIC IDENTITY, Narratives By
ORGANI ZING ASIAN AM ERI CAN LABOR: The Pacific                      Asian American Professional s, 1999, 240 pages.
Coa st Canned Salmon Industry 1870 - 1942, 1994, 386                 Includes sections on ethnic culture; bicultural identity;
pages. Asian American wo rkers established formal and                blending in; the first generation experience; and forming one's
informal codes of workplace behavior, negotiated with                ethnic identity.
contractors and recruiters, and formed alliances to organize the     ITEM #2770                                        $29.95PB
ITEM #2222                                      $34.95HB             Nak anishi, Don T. and Tina Yamano Nishida, Editors
                                                                     THE ASIAN AMERICAN EDUCATIONAL
Kim, Elaine                                                          EXP ERI ENCE: A Sourcebook For Teachers And
ASIAN AMERI CAN LITERATURE: An Introduction To                       Students, 1995, 404 pages. A most comprehensive reader
The Writings And Their Social Context, 1982, 391                     on Asian American education. Co mbines the best scholarship
pages.                                                               on subjects including ethnic studies, education, psychology,
ITEM #1033                             $22.95PB                      sociology, urban studies, and Asian American studies.
                                                                     Examines the most significant issues and concerns in Asian
Kim, Hyung-chan, Editor                                              American education. HIGHLY RECOMMEN DED .
DISTINGUISHED ASIAN AMERICANS, A Biographical                        ITEM #2480                                      $20.95PB
Dictionary, 1999, 430 pages. A compilation of short
biographies including approximately one hundred Asian                Ok ihiro, Gay Y.
Americans with photographs.                                          MARGINS AND MAINSTREAMS: Asians In American
ITEM #2908                                   $69.95HB
                                                                     Hi story And Culture, 1994, 216 pages. Six thought
Kitano, Harry and Roger Daniels                                      provoking essays that examine the Asian American experience
ASIAN AMERI CANS: Emerging Minorities, 1988, 214                     through historical consciousness, race, gender, class, and
pages. Includes coverage of Chinese, Japanese, Filipinos,            culture.
Koreans, Indians, Pacific Islanders, and Southeast Asians.           ITEM #2296                                      $25.00HB
ITEM #1426                                     $29.95PB              ITEM #2295                                      $13.95PB

Lim, Shirley Geok -Lin and Amy Ling                                  Pang, Valerie Ook a and Li-Rong Lilly Cheng
This unique collection of essays, compiled by authors of             Asian Pacific American Children, 1998, 362 pages.
diverse cultural backgrounds, provides and excellent resource.       Sections include cultural profiles, critical issues in the
ITEM #2070                                     $44.95HB              development of APA children, mental health issues, cultural
ITEM #2071                                     $19.95PB              translators, schooling, families with d isabilit ies, language
                                                                     assessment, meet ing instructional needs, educating Asian
Lin, Josh Chia Hsin, Editor                                          newcomer secondary students, student empowerment,
IN PURS UIT OF EDUCATION, Young Asian Students                       educating the whole child, and creating positive images.
In The United States, 1998, 154 pages. Sections include:             ITEM #2902                                          $21.95PB
Young Taiwanese Students in the U.S.; Unacco mpanied
Minors fro m Hong Kong; Overseas Study by Unaccompanied              Sumida, Stephen
Korean Minors; Young Korean Students in the U.S.;                    AND THE VIEW FROM THE S HORE: Literary
International Students fro m Japan; Young Students from              Traditions of Hawaii, 1991, 320 pages. A groundbreaking
China; Effects of Father Absence in Chinese American                 study of a little exp lored branch of A merican literature. Takes

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the mult icultural approach, includ ing the spectrum of native              ITEM #2932                                      $35.00HB
Hawaiian, colonial, tourist, and polyethnic local literatures.
ITEM #1867                                        $30.00HB                  Zia, Helen                                        NEW!
                                                                            ASIAN AMERI CAN DREAMS, The Emergence Of An
Tak ak i, Ronald                                 NEW!                       American People, 2000, 356 pages. This groundbreaking
DOUBLE VICTORY, A Multi cultural Hi story Of                                book is about the transformation of Asian A mericans fro m
America In World War II, 2000, 281 pages. “Ron Takaki                       small, disconnected, and largely invisible ethnic groups into a
gives us a troubling look at the underside of the 'good war'.               self-identified racial group that is influencing every aspect of
The war against fascism, presumab ly for democracy, was                     American society. It exp lores the juncture that shocked Asian
tarnished by the racist treatment of Asians, Mexicans, and                  Americans into motion and shaped a new consciousness,
African A mericans and by the official coldness in the face of              including the murder of Vincent Ch in, the apartheid-like
the Jewish Holocaust. Takaki writes with undisguised passion,               working conditions of Filipinos in the Alaska salmon
and lets us hear again and again the eloquent voices of those               canneries, the boycott of Korean American greengrocers in
who fought the double fight, against the enemy abroad, for                  Brooklyn, the L.A. riots, and the casting of non-Asians in the
justice at home.”              - Howard Zinn, Author.                       Broadway musical “Miss Saigon”. The book also examines
ITEM #2885                                       $27.95HB                   stereotyping, which has an impact on key issues concerning all
                                                                            Americans, fro m affirmative act ion and campaign finance to
Tuan, Mia                                                                   popular culture and national security.
FOREV ER FOREIGNERS OR HONORARY WHITES?                                     ITEM #2847                                        $26.00HB
The Asian Ethnic Experience Today, 1998, 202 pages.
Sections include: Racialized Ethnics Co mpared to W hite                                  CAMBODIAN AMERICAN
Ethnics; Growing Up Asian Ethnic; Childhood Neighborhood
Influences; The Continuing Erosion of Cu ltural Tradit ions in              Welaratna, Usha
Adulthood; and Emerging Identities and Practices.                           BEYOND THE KILLING FIELDS: Voice Of Nine
ITEM #2801                                     $17.95PB                     Cambodian Survivors In America, 1993, 400 pages.
                                                                            Enhances the understanding of Cambodians. Traces the
Wei, William
                                                                            journey to the U.S., reliving the traumat ic survival and the
THE ASIAN AMERICAN MOVEMENT , 6 x 9 illustrations.
                                                                            hopes and dreams, only to find difficulty adjusting to a new
Wei evaluates the Movement‟s effort to develop a unique but
cohesive ethnic identity and the internal struggles between
                                                                            ITEM #2157                                        $17.95PB
reformist and revolutionary approaches to social change.
                                                                            Vickery, Michael
ITEM #2067                                       $44.95HB
                                                                            CAMBODIA 1975-1982, 1984, 369 pages.Presents a unique
ITEM #2228                                       $20.95PB
                                                                            and carefully researched analysis of the Democratic
                                                                            Kampuchea regime o f Po l Pat and the “Kh mer Rouge” and the
Wong, William                                 NEW!                          early years of the People‟s Republic of Kampuchea.
YELLOW JOURNALIST: Di spatche s From Sane                                   Item#2917                                       $21.00PB
America, 2001, 272 pages. Sections include: Ho metown;
Family; History; Immigration; Identity and Acculturation;                                    CHINESE AMERICAN
Anti-Asian Racis m; Class; Affirmative Action; Gender; Race
Relations. AACP RECOMMEN DED.                                               K wong, Peter
ITEM #2966                                    $22.95PB                      NEW CHINATOWN, 1988, 198 pages. A study of the
                                                                            changing forces reshaping America‟s Ch inatowns, emerg ing
Wu, Diana Ting Liu                                                          in a new Ch inatown.
ASIAN PACIFI C AMERICANS IN THE WORKPLACE,                                  ITEM #1412                                   $19.95HB
1997, 276 pages. Sections include: The Emergence of Asian
Pacific A mericans in the Workforce; Indiv idual Attributes,                Lim, Christina M.
Group Interactions, and Organization Issues; and Strategies                 IN THE SHADOW OF THE TIGER: The 407 Air

for Change.                                                                                  th
                                                                            Squadron, 14 Air Service Group, 14 Air Force

ITEM #2772                                     $28.95PB                     World War II, 1993, 225 pages. The first book about
                                                                            Chinese American veterans in World War II. A unique group
Yu, Henry                                      NEW!                         in an extraord inary situation – Chinese Americans, some who
THINKING ORI ENTALS, Migration, Contact, And                                had immigrated to the United States less than two years
Exotici sm In Modern America, 2001, 262 pages. The first                    before, were sent back to fight a war in China.
intellectual history of Asian Americans, Thinking Orientals is              ITEM #2177                                      $32.00HB
necessary reading for anyone who wants to understand the
history of race in the Un ited States. RECOMMEN DED.
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Ling, Amy                                                            consider it to be the best work on the subject. For this reissue,
BETWEEN WORLDS: Women Writers Of Chinese                             Roger Daniels has updated the bibliography to 1991.
Ance stry, 1990. An impressive group of wo men writers               ITEM #1871                                       $9.95P B
whose works span the better part of a century in a provocative
discussion that provides historical context, rich biographical       Sung, Betty Lee
detail and illu minating insights.                                   ADJUSTMENT EXPERI ENCE OF CHINES E
ITEM #1754                                       $17.95PB            IMMIGRANT CHILDREN IN NEW YORK CITY, 1987,
                                                                     350 pages. Written in easy, anecdotal, case-study style.
Loo, Chalsa M.                                                       ITEM #1573                                     $24.95HB
CHI NESE AMERI CA, Mental Health And Quality Of
Life In The Inner City, 1998, 286 pages. Includes: A                 Sung, Betty Lee
Historical Overview; The Nature of Co mmunity and Desired            CHI NESE AMERI CAN INTERMARRIAGE, 1990, 250
Residential Mobility; Neighborhood Satisfaction:                     pages. Includes tables, figures, and an index.
Develop ment Versus Preservation; Crowding Perceptions,              ITEM #1717                                     $24.95HB
Attitudes and Consequences; Language Acquisition, Cultural
Shift, and the English-only Movement; Pulse on Chinatown:            Tung, May Paomay, PhD.                        NEW!
Health Status and Service Use; Mental Health Status and              CHI NESE AMERI CANS AND THEIR IMMIGRANT
Attitudes; Gender Differences and Women's Status; and                PARENTS: Conflict, Identity, And Values, 2000, 111
Quality of Life.                                                     pages. Understand how culture and history shape and
ITEM #2769                                    $34.95PB               influence Chinese American identity and social behavior.
Louie, Emma Woo                                                      ITEM #2910                                    $22.95PB
Transition, 1998, 230 pages. Sections include Chinese Name           Yin, Xiao-huang                                   NEW!
Traditions; Names as Clues to Identity; Chinese American             CHI NESE AMERI CAN LITERATURE SINCE THE
Name Customs; and What‟s in a Surname Character?                     1850'S, 2000, 307 pages. “Yin has provided us with a broad
ITEM #2964                                    $32.50HB               survey of Chinese American literature informed by original
                                                                     and illu minating insights…Without question, he has set a new
Low, Jeanie W. Chooey                                                standard for the socio-historical analysis of Ch inese American
CHI NA CONNECTION, Finding Ance stral Roots For
                                                                     literature, and scholars of Asian American studies will be
Chinese In America, 1996, 65 pages. A compact guide for              indebted to his careful and imaginative scholarship.”
researching Chinese family h istory and Chinese Americans in                                          -Franklin Ng
the United States.                                                   ITEM #2884                                        $34.95HB
ITEM #2896                                    $11.95PB
                                                                     Yu, Connie Young
Low, Victor
                                                                     CHI NATOWN SAN JOS E, US A, 1991, 127 pages.
UNIMP RESSABLE RACE: A Century Of Educational                        Illustrated with black and white photographs. Docu ments the
Struggle By The Chinese In San Francisco , 1982, 236                 history of the Chinese in the Santa Clara valley. Produced by
                                                                     the Chinese Historical and Cu ltural Pro ject of San Jose.
ITEM #0309                            $10.95PB                       ITEM #2963                                        $22.95PB
Minnick , Sylvia Sun
SAMFOW: The San Joaquin Chinese Legacy, 1988,                        Yu, Connie Young
352 pages. A sensitive, yet revealing portrait of Chinese            PROFILES IN EX CELLENCE: Peninsula Chinese
people in San Joaquin Valley.                                        Americans, 1987, 155 pages. Portraits of 36 outstanding
ITEM #1515                                      $15.95PB             Chinese Americans in the San Francisco bay area.
                                                                     ITEM #1523                                   $9.95P B
Nee, Victor G. and Brett DeB ary
LONGTIME CALIFORN: A Documental Study Of An                          Yung, Judy
American Chinatown, 1973, 438 pages.                                 UNBOUND FEET, A Social History Of Chinese
ITEM #1202                           $15.95PB                        Women In San Francisco, 1995, 395 pages. Sections
                                                                     include: Ch inese Women in the 19th Century; Chinese
Sandmeyer, Elmer Clarenc e                                           Immigrant Women, 1902-1929; The Second Generation,
Forward by Roger Daniels                                             1920's; The Great Depression; The War Years.
THE ANTI-CHI NES E MOV EMENT IN CALIFORNIA,                          Limited number of autographed books available.
1991, 144 pages. Originally published in 1939, this book was         ITEM #2735                                    $16.95PB
the first objective study of the anti-Ch inese movement in the
west. So me h istorians of the Asian American experience still

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                                                                            ITEM #2220                                      $44.95HB
                 FILIPINO AMERICAN                                          ITEM #2221                                      $16.95PB
Brainard, Cecilia Manguerra,
                                                                            Moore-Howard, Patricia
and Edmundo F. Litton, Editors                  NEW!                        HMONG: Ye sterday and Today, 1982, 72 pages.
JOURNEY OF 100 YEARS, Reflections On The                                    Resource book with history, culture, customs, adjustment
Centennial Of Philippine Independence , 2000, 260                           problems, lesson plans and bibliography.
pages. Contributions by Damon Woods, Elizabeth Pastores -                   ITEM #1538                                     $12.95PB
Palffy, Santiago Sia, John Silva, Rosita Galang, Felice                     Quincy, Keith
Peuswnrw Sta Maria, E, San Juan, Jr, Susan Evangelista,                     HARVESTING PA CHAY’S WHEAT, THE HMONG &
Valorie Slaughter Bejarano, Susan N Montepio, Hermin ia                     AMERICA’SSECRET WAR IN LAOS, 2000, 590 pages.
Menez, Ruel de Vera, Pau lino Lim, Jr., and more.                           “We can no longer doubt that the war the Hmong waged to
ITEM #2848                                      $17.95PB                    defend their homeland is every bit as deserving of the name
                                                                            “patriotic war” …Robin Vue-Benson, Editor of Hmong
Churchill, Thomas
                                                                            Studies Journal.
TRIUMP H OV ER MARCOS , 1995, 176 pages. Based on
                                                                            ITEM#2918                                    $18.95PB
the lives and assassination of two Filipino A merican union
organizers. It is also a story of so many young Filip ino
Americans who, looking for their identity, find it in the social                              IU MIEN AMERICAN
movement of the Union of Democrat ic Filipinos (KDP).
ITEM #2528                                      $14.95PB                    Moore-Howard, Patricia, PhD.
Cordova, Fred                                                               THE IUMIEN: Tradition And Change , 1989, 112 pages.
FILIPINOS: Forgotten Asian Americans, 1983, 254                             Provides informat ion on Southeast Asia‟s newest emigrants to
pages.                                                                      the Unites States.
ITEM #0189                                      $27.95PB                    ITEM #1838                                    $12.95PB

Hieb, Col. Harley F.                                                                        JAPANESE AMERICAN
HEART OF IRON, 1987, 410 pages. Chronicles the
experience of a Filip ino soldier who survived in the jungles of            Bailey, Paul
the Philippines during the Japanese occupation in World War                 CITY IN THE SUN, 1971, 224 pages. A study of life in
II, and eventually joined the U.S. A rmy.                                   Poston, the largest wartime relocation center used by the U.S.
ITEM #1589                                       $20.00HB                   government for the forced evacuation of Japanese heritage
                                                                            people liv ing on the west coast.
Manila, Estela L.                             NEW!                          ITEM #1384                                      $20.95HB
Digital Resource Guide, A Selected Annotated                                Conrat, Maisie and Richard
Bibliography On The Filipino American Experience ,                          EX ECUTIV E ORDER 9066: The Internment of 110,000
2000, 90 pages. A good resource guide including digital                     Japanese Americans, 1971, 120 pages. The return of a
resources.                                                                  classic pictorial essay on the Japanese American World War II
ITEM #2915                                    $10.00PB                      internment based on the 1971 photo exh ibit at the Presidio of
                                                                            San Francisco.
Tompar-Tiu, Aurora, M.D.,                                                   ITEM #1990                                      $14.95PB
and Juliana Sustent o-Seneriches
                                                                            Crost, Lyn
                                                                            HONOR BY FIRE: Japanese Americans At War In
ISSUES: The Filipino American Experience , 1995, 180
                                                                            Europe And The Pacific, 1994, 346 pages. A moving
pages. Includes psychosocial cultural profiles, a study on
                                                                            story of men who fought first for the right to fight then went
depression, a section on schizophrenia, acute psychoses, and
                                                                            on to show a rare courage and tremendous spirit.
culture-bound syndromes, and guidelines for assessing
                                                                            ITEM #2719                                        $16.95HB
Filipino A merican clients.
ITEM #2909                                       $44.95HB                   Daniels, Roger
                                                                            CONCENTRATION CAMPS OF NORTH AMERI CA:
                 HMONG AMERICAN                                             Japanese In the U.S. And Canada During World War
                                                                            II, Revised 1981, 226 pages.
Chan, Sucheng, Editor                                                       ITEM #0331                           $24.95PB
HMONG MEANS FREE: Life In Laos And America .
Three generations of Hmong refugees expose the trauma and
share the joy of their lives.
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Daniels, Roger                                                        group of Japanese Americans challenged the constitutionality
DECISION TO RELOCATE THE JAPANES E                                    of their racially based, wartime interment by demanding their
AMERI CANS, 1986, 135 pages.                                          freedom as a condition of their conscription into the U.S.
ITEM #0332                     $16.95PB                               Army. The book examines this controversial event and
                                                                      develops the legal theory that the Selective Service Act did not
Daniels, Roger,                                                       permit young men who were imp risoned even to register for
Sandra C. Taylor and Harry H. L. Kitano, Editors                      the draft. Includes accounts of Japanese American trials and
JAP ANES E AMERICANS FROM RELOCATION TO                               subsequent imprisonment at MacNeil Island, Washington.
REDRESS, Revised 1991, 264 pages. This expanded                       One of the leaders of the resistance writes of his trial,
revision presents the most complete and current account of the        imprisonment, and eventual victory and release. Resistance
Japanese American experience fro m the evacuation order of            also describes the opposition to the resisters by other Japanese
World War II to the public policy debate over redress and             Americans.
reparations.                                                          ITEM #2933                                       $6.00P B
ITEM #1873                                     $22.95PB
                                                                      Ichiok a, Yuji
Daniels, Roger                                                        ISSEI: The World Of The First Generation Japanese
PRISONERS WITHOUT TRIAL: Japanese Americans                           In America 1885 - 1924, 1988, 317 pages.
In World War II. Examines the internment of the Japanese              ITEM #1703                               $16.95PB
Americans – the treatment during and after World War II.
ITEM #2094                                   $7.95P B                 STORY OF THE 442 COMBAT TEAM.
                                                                      ITEM #0173                                       $6.95P B
Fujita, Stephen S. and David J. O’Brien                               Japanese American National Museum
THE JAP ANESE AMERI CAN EXP ERIENCE, 1991, 192                        A VIEW FROM WITHI N: Japanese Art From The
pages. This concise history brings to life the remarkable story       Internment Camps 1942-1945, 1992, 100 pages.
of a century of the Japanese American experience in A merica.         Co mpilation of magnificent works of art, this is the exhib ition
ITEM #1875                                       $34.95HB             commemo rating the 50-year anniversary of the Japanese
ITEM #1876                                       $12.95PB             American internment.
Glenn, Evelyn Nak ano                                                 ITEM #2294                                       $24.95PB
ISSEI, NISEI, WAR BRIDE: Three Generations Of
Japanese American Women In Domesti c Service ,                        Japanese Cultural & Community Cent er of Northern
1986, 312 pages.                                                      California
ITEM #1445                                       $18.95PB             GENERATIONS, A Japanese American Community
                                                                      Portrait, 2001, 136 pages. A photo history of San
Hata, Donald Teruo, and Nadine Ishitani Hata                          Francisco’s Japanese American community from it’s
JAP ANES E AMERICANS AND WORLD WAR II:                                earliest days to the present.
Exclusion, Internment, And Redre ss, Second Edi tion                  ITEM#2931                                  $45.00HB
Pamphlet, 1995, 30 pages. A good brief overview of the
Japanese American experience fro m pre -WWII through the              Kashima, Testuden, Forward by
redress period.                                                       PERS ONAL JUSTICE DENI ED, Report Of The
ITEM #2718                                  $3.50P B                  Commi ssion On Wartime Relocation And Internment
                                                                      Of Civilians, 1983, 493 pages. Tells the extraord inary oral
Hatamiya, Leslie T.                                                   history of the incarceration of mainland Japanese Americans
RIGHTI NG A WRONG, 1993, 288 pages. An in-depth look                  and Alaskan Aleuts during World War II.
at the factors that helped the redress legislation into passage.      ITEM #2643                                     $16.95PB
To “right a wrong” was the motivation behind the
congressional landmark legislat ion, history in the making.           Kawaguchi, Gary
ITEM #2064                                         $29.50HB           LIVING WITH FLOWERS: Hi story Of The California
ITEM #2275                                         $16.95PB           Flower Market, 1993, 120 pages. One of the oldest and
Hohri, William Minoru                                                 most successful Japanese American owned corporations in the
REPAIRI NG AMERICA: Account Of The Movement                           U.S., The Californ ia Flower Market has been the center of the
For Japanese American Redress, 1988, 247 pages.                       wholesale flower industry in the San Francisco Bay Area for
ITEM #1460                                         $10.95PB           nearly a century. Includes interviews, historical photographs
                                                                      and beautiful co lor photos, this book provides a glimpse into
Hohri, William Minoru, Editor        NEW!                             the world of the Japanese American flower grower.
RESISTANCE: Challenging America's Wartime                             ITEM #2682                                       $34.95HB
Internment Of Japanese-Americans, 2001, 170 pages. A

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Kitano, Harry H. L.                                                       ITEM#2343                                    $14.95PB
GENERATIONS AND IDENTITY: The Japanese                                    Issei Christian Oral History Project
American. Builds upon his first book, The Evolution Of A                  NISEI CHRISTI AN JOURNEY: Its Promi se And
Subculture. Change and diversity of the Japanese American                 Fulfillment, 1988, 152 pages. Oral h istory of nisei struggles
sets the theme for this book. HIGHLY RECOMMEN DED .                       and the role of religion.
ITEM #2168                                    $37.95PB                    ITEM #1552                                     $12.00PB

Kobashigawa, Ben, Translator                                              Niiya, Brian, Editor
HISTORY OF THE OKINAWANS IN NORTH                                         Forward by Senator Daniel K. Inouye
AMERI CA. Illustrated.                                                    JAP ANES E AMERICAN HISTORY: An A To Z
ITEM #1590                     $29.95HB                                   Reference From 1868 To The Present, 1993, 386 pages.
                                                                          Encyclopedia style with four sections: a chronology of major
McKivor, June Muk ai, Editors                                             events in Japanese American history; more then 400 A-to-Z
KENJIRO NOMURA: An Arti st’ s View Of The                                 entries on significant individuals, organizat ions, events and
Japanese American Internment, 1991, 44 pages.                             movements; a thorough bibliography including all major
Retrospective of paintings by internationally renowned artist             works on Japanese Americans; and a historical overview by
Kenjiro No mura. Beautifu l colo r reproductions of his                   Professor Gary Okihiro.
paintings combine with co mmentary to reveal No mura‟s view               ITEM #2248                                        $50.00HB
of camp life in Camp Harmony and Minidoka relocation
centers.                                                                  Noda, Kesa
ITEM #1939                                      $11.95PB                  YAMATO COLONY 1906-1960 Livingston, California,
                                                                          1981, 231 pages. Chronicles the history of the Japanese in
MIS Association of Northern California                                    Livingston, Californ ia, an early farming co mmunity. Includes
PACIFIC WAR AND PEACE: Americans Of Japanese                              old photographs and lists of names.
Ance stry In Military Intelligence Service 1941-1952,                     ITEM #2652                                     $15.95HB
1991, 95 pages. Celebrating the Military Intelligence
Service‟s 50th anniversary, this book takes a comprehensive               Ogawa, Dennis M. and Glen Grant
look at Japanese Americans in the MIS during World War II.                ELLISON S. ONI ZUKA: A Remembrance , 1986. Full
ITEM #1897                                      $10.00PB                  color photographic tribute to the Challenger astronaut.
                                                                          ITEM #1223                                      $24.95HB
Moulin, Pierre
U.S. SAMURAIS IN BRUYERES. Fifty years have passed                        Ogawa, Dennis
since the 442nd Reg imental Co mbat Team liberated the small              JAN KEN PO: The World Of Hawaii’s Japanese
town of Bruyeres, France during WWII. Relations between                   Americans, 1974, 183 pages.
the nisei soldiers and townspeople continue to remain strong.             ITEM #0361                          $8.95P B
Accounts of that historic period are told by the French and
442nd Co mbat Team as well as Germans and other U.S. units.               Ogawa, Dennis
ITEM #2171                                       $47.00HB                 KODOMO NO TAME NI: For The Sake Of Our
Muller, Eric L.                                                           Children, The Japanese American Experience In
FREE TO DI E FOR THEIR COUNTRY, The Story of                              Hawaii, 1978, 614 pages.
the Japanese American Draft Resi sters in World War                       ITEM #0362                          $18.95PB
II, 2001, 229 pages. The story of a long misunderstood
part of Japanese American history during World War II.                    Tak agi, Dana Y.
ITEM# 2993                                       $27.50HB                 RETREAT FROM RACE. Examines the controversies of
Nak ano, Mei                                                              Asian American admissions at Berkeley, UCLA, Brown
JAP ANES E AMERICAN WOMEN: Three Generations                              Stanford, Harvard, and Princeton. Exp lains the important
1890-1990. The first historical survey of Japanese American               developments in the politics of race.
wo men.                                                                   ITEM #2090                                     $35.00HB
ITEM #1661                                       $14.95PB                 ITEM #2089                                     $17.95PB
Nak ashima, Tyler                                                         Tamura, Eileen H.
AMACHE, The Granada Relocation Center,                                    AMERI CANI ZATION, ACCULTURATION, AND
1994. 96 pages. A physical description of Amache                          ETHNI C IDENTITY: Ni sei Generation In Hawaii.
                                                                          Examines the wartime hysteria that swept through Hawaii
land plus information about Amache the person.                            during and after World War II. The nisei were targets of
                                                                          racis m and were forced, by Hawaii‟s organized effo rt, to
                                                                          become “A mericanized.”
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ITEM #2165                                     $19.95PB              Moore-Howard, Patricia
                                                                     THE ETHNIC LAO: Who Are They?, 1992, 96 pages. Dr.
Tamura, Linda                                                        Howard continues to provide vital info rmation about the
HOOD RIV ER ISS EI: An Oral History Of Japanese                      Southeast Asians who have emigrated to the U.S. A collection
Settlers In Oregon’ s Hood River Valley. About how the               of history, culture, literature, and activities.
issei, the first generation Japanese, overcame the hardships of      ITEM #2010                                       $12.95PB
life in A merica fro m immig ration to incarcerat ion during
World War II. Tamura captures issei pride in their                                   SAMOAN AMERICAN
accomplishments and overcoming great oppression.
ITEM #2163                                         $19.95PB          Pouesi, Daniel
                                                                     SAMOANS IN CALIFORNIA: An Illustrated Hi story ,
Taylor, Sandra C.                                                    1994, 85 pages. Sponsored by Pat H. Luce -Aoelua, Nat ional
JEW EL OF THE DES ERT: Japanese American                             Office o f Samoan Affairs, instrumental in the advocacy of
Internment At Topaz. Tells the history of Japanese                   American civil rights. Includes sections on Samoans in
Americans of San Francisco and the Bay Area and of their             history, migration, the military, entertain ment, sports,
experiences of relocation and intern ment during World War II.       business, organizations, and their youth.
ITEM #2136                                      $35.00HB             ITEM #2467                                        $12.95PB

Yamada, David T. & Oral History Committee, Monterey                  Sutter, Frederick Koehler
Peninsula Japanese American Citizens League                          SAMOANS : A Global Family, 1989, 232 pages.
JAP ANES E OF THE MONTEREY PENINS ULA, Their                         Autobiographies of over 100 Samoans worldwide. I llustrated
Hi story And Legacy 1895-1995, 1995, 276 pages. Black                in color.
and white photos throughout. A well-written and illustrated          ITEM #1577                                 $34.95HB
documentary. Also includes many current residents.
Limited number of autographed books available.
                                                                                     TONGAN AMERICAN
ITEM #2878                                   $23.95HB
                                                                     Morton, Helen
Yoo, David K.                                    NEW!                BECOMING TONGAN: An Ethnography of Childhood,
GROWING UP NIS EI: Race Generation, And Culture                      1996, 343 pages. Includes sections on: The Kingdom of
Among Japanese Americans Of California, 1924 -49.                    Tonga; Having Children; Beco ming Poto; Children's
2000, 244 pages. In this provocative work, Yoo b roadens the         Everyday Lives; Punishment and Aggression in Tonga; The
scope of Japanese American history beyond its usual confines         Socialization of Emotion; and Beco ming Tongan: The Future.
to examine how the second generation - the Nisei - has shaped        ITEM #2742                                    $24.00PB
its identity and negotiated its place within A merican society.
"Richly captures the complex racial dilemmas faced by the                         VIETNAMESE AMERICAN
Nisei and the creative solutions they formulated. A major
contribution to Asian American history and American                  Rutledge, Paul James
studies."                 - Yu ji Ichioka, UCLA                      THE VIETNAMES E EXPERI ENCE IN AMERICA, 1992,
ITEM #2875                                       $21.95PB            192 pages. Based on first hand interviews, this concise
                                                                     interpretation of the Vietnamese experience in A merica begins
Weglyn, Michi                                                        with the fall of Saigon in 1975, and details Vietnamese flight
YEARS OF INFAMY, The Untold Story Of America's                       to asylum in Asia and then the United States.
Concentration Camps, 1976, 351 pages. Still the classic              ITEM #1948                                       $12.95PB
book on the concentration camps and the theory of
responsibility fo r this event.
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                                                                     Anderson, C. LeRoy,
                LAOTIAN AMERICAN                                     Joanne R. Anderson and Yunos uk e Ohk ura, Editors
                                                                     NO LONGER SILENT: World-Wide Memories Of The
Evans, Grant, Editor                                                 Children Of World War II, 1995, 370 pages. Children fro m
LAOS, CULTURE AND SOCIETY, 1999, 313                                 all over the world recall their World War II experiences.
Pages. First comprehensive social and cultural study                 Includes Kathy Reyes, Rhoda Akiko Nishimura Iyoya, and
of this fascinating part of the world in forty years.                Winston H. Churchill.
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Grubbs, Thomas W., Assisted by J. Lawrence Drisk ill
SYSTEM, 1998, 140 pages. Reverend Grubbs is well
remembered fo r his wo rk in the Tule Lake Concentration
Camp and Sturge Presbyterian Church in San Mateo,
California. “Ext remely helpful in p roviding insight both into
the biblical understanding of kingship and of the
contemporary emperor system in Japan. It also makes very
clear the dangers of empero r worship both for the future of
democracy in Japan as well as for the future of the freedo m of
religion”       - Clifton Kirkpatrick, State Clerk of the
             General Assembly, Presbyterian Church, U.S.A
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