Summer Reading Challenge

Vol. I

Challenge #4

Read a Book about another Culture

Books are great windows to learn about different cultures and traditions. Choose a book about another culture’s favorite food, tradition, or celebration.


Book Recommendations

Eyes that Speak to the Stars & Eyes that Kiss in the Corners by Joanna Ho

I am Golden by Eva Chen

The Year We Learned to Fly - by Jacqueline Woodson

A Sari for Ammi by Mamta Nainy

Love in the Library by Maggie Tokuda-Hall

Laxmi’s Mooch by Shelly Anand

Who Are your People? - by Bakari Sellers

Amah Faraway by Margaret Chiu Greanias

Mommy’s Hometown by Hope Lim

Suki's Kimono - by Chieri Uegaki

Bracelet’s for Bina’s Brothers by Rajani LaRocca

Pepe and the Parade - by Tracey Kyle

A Hundred Years of Happiness by Thanhha Lai

Bindiya in India - by Monique Kamaria Chheda MD

Kaya’s Heart Song by Diwa Tharan Sanders

When Lola Visits by Michelle Sterling

This is How We Do it - by Matt Lamothe

The Cambodian Dancer by Daryn Reicherter

I’ll Go and Come Back by Rajani LaRocca

Fatima’s Great Outdoors by Ambreen Tariq

Four Feet, Two Sandals by Karen Lynn Williams

Punky Aloha by Shar Tuiasoa

Ohana Means Family by Ilima Loomis

Children Around the World - by Donata Montanari