Book List Celebrating AAPI Heritage through Food Traditions

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Book List Celebrating AAPI Heritage through Food Traditions

In celebration of the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community, dive into this list of scrumptious adventures curated by Reading Partners, our non-profit partner that empowers children with literacy skills to unlock their full potential.

“Have you eaten yet?” is a common greeting in many Asian languages, which is why it can be hard to talk about Asian American Pacific Islander culture without including a discussion about food. Dive into the list of picture books about the importance of food to share with family and friends in celebration of AAPI heritage month as written, illustrated, and remembered by people of AAPI descent.

Curated by Clarence Say, Reading Partners distance tutoring coordinator