Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander History and Culture

During the month of May, Saint Paul Public Library will host a variety of programs, events, and activities celebrating Asian American Pacific Islander month, including dance, music, and author events. These programs and events will be spread across the various library locations throughout May.

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Books & Resources

May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Celebrate with an anime watch party, ukulele torytime, and more!

Asian-American/Pacific Islander Heritage: Picture Books

Some recent, fabulous picture books that feature AAPI stories and voices.

Asian-American/Pacific Islander Heritage: Chapter Books

Some great recent chapter books andnonfiction books too for elementary-aged readers that feature AAPI stories and voices.

Asian-American/Pacific Islander Heritage: Teen Books

Recent YA reads (both fiction and nonfiction) that feature AAPI and Asian stories and voices.

Asian-American/Pacific Islander Heritage

Recent adult fiction and nonfiction titles that feature AAPI and Asian stories and voices to help you start your own celebration.

Asian-American/Pacific Islander Heritage: Genre Fiction

Fabulous recent genre reads that feature AAPI and Asian stories and voices.

Asian American Experiences

Celebrating the everyday contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the US for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage: Teen Books

This is a list of books and movies written by or about Asian Pacific characters like Aquaman's Jason Mamoa, Ms. Marvel, and more.

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage: MN Authors

Books by Asian Pacific American authors who have lived in Minnesota.

Programs are made possible by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

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