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On this episode, we highlight the latest book and publishing news in Asian American literature for our November 2021 mid-month check-in! 

New books mentioned in our publishing news:

Rebecca F. Kuang - Yellowface
Julie Kagawa - Fateless
Maurene Goo - Throwback
Samira Ahmed and Sona Charaipotra - Magic Has No Borders
Lisa Ko - Jackie and Giselle
Paula Yoo - Rising from the Ashes
Jennifer Chen - Artifacts of an Ex 
Salima Alikhan - I Can Be All Three
Jesse Q. Sutanto - I’m Not Done with You Yet
DoanPhuong Nguyen - Mèo and Bé
Marie Tang - Baba's Peach Tree
Kylie Lee Baker - The Scarlet Alchemist
Liz Kleinrock - Every Day Is a Holiday
Ying Chang Compestine - The Real Story of Ra Pu Zel; Growing Up During the Cultural Revolution
Joan He - Strike the Zither
Teresa Robeson - Clouds in Space: The Nebula Story
Melissa de la Cruz - The Encanto's Daughter
Phillipa Soo and Maris Pasquale Doran - Piper Sings
Charlotte Cheng - GoGo and the Night Market; Roar-Choo; I Miss You Most
Joanna Ho with Liz Kleinrock - Eyes That Weave the World's Wonders
Malinda Lo - Last Night at the Telegraph Club
Elisa Shua Dusapin - Winter in Sokcho
Dustin Thao -You’ve Reached Sam
Abigail Wen - Loveboat Taipei

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This podcast is part of Potluck: An Asian American Podcast Collective

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