Great Multicultural Fiction for Children
Fiction set in the United States and around the world with characters of different ethnicities.
Eleven-year-old Rinko grows up in a closely-knit Japanese-American family in California during the Depression, a time of great prejudice.
Tree-ear, an orphan in medieval Korea, longs to learn how to be a potter and throw delicate celadon ceramics.
Five little Jewish girls, all dressed alike, live in New York at the turn of the century.
Chang, who can imitate bird songs perfectly but can't speak, lives with his family on a houseboat in China.
When her family emigrates to the United States from India, Seema finds there are many adjustments she must make.
Erinia's life at a trading post in Russian America changes when the region joins the United States and becomes Alaska.
A Chinese-American boy and his father living in San Francisco want to build a flying machine like the Wright brothers.
Although her mother works as a servant to support them in their racist Southern town, high-spirited Francie believes in possibilities.
Malie must live with her grandmother after her mother is killed by a tidal wave.