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Author Amara, Philip, author.

Title Awesome Asian Americans : 20 stars who made America amazing / by Phil Amara and Oliver Chin ; illustrated by Juan Calle.

Publication Info. San Francisco, CA : Immedium, Inc., 2020.

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Location Call No. Status
 Cheshire Public Library - Children's Department  J BIO ASIAN AMERICANS    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Children's Department  J 920 AMARA    DUE 06-06-22
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Children's Department  COLLECTIVE BIOGRAPHY J920 AMARA    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Children  J Biography 920 AMA    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Children's Nonfiction  J 920 AMARA    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Children's Department  J920 AM    Check Shelf
Description 122 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 121)
Contents Tyrus Wong, artist -- Sono Osato, dancer -- Dr. Sammy Lee, diver & doctor -- Yuri Kochiyama, activist -- Daniel K. Inouye, soldier & statesman -- Victoria Manalo Draves, diver -- Bruce Lee, martial artist & actor -- Dr. Flossie Wong-Staal, biologist & virologist -- Dr. Steven Chu, physicist & teacher -- Shahid Khan, engineer & CEO -- Helen Zia, author & activist -- Dolly gee, federal judge -- Dr. Jane Luu, astronomer -- Satya Nadella, technologist & CEO -- Lea Salonga, singer -- Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson, wrestler & actor -- David Chang, chef & restaurateur -- Mindy Kaling, writer, actress & producer -- Chrissy Teigen, model & entrepreneur -- Jeremy Lin, basketball player.
Summary "This is an illustrated children's anthology of noteworthy Asian Americans: 20 groundbreaking men and women from diverse backgrounds and vocations"-- Provided by publisher
Audience Ages 9-17 Immedium.
Grades 4-6 Immedium.
Subject Asian Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Celebrities -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Asian Americans -- Biography.
Celebrities -- United States -- Biography.
Celebrities. (OCoLC)fst00850072
Asian Americans. (OCoLC)fst00818620
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Biographies.
Added Author Chin, Oliver Clyde, 1969- author.
Calle, Juan, 1977- illustrator.
ISBN 9781597021500 (paperback)
1597021504 (paperback)
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