We Are Here

30 Inspiring Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Who Have Shaped the United States
by Naomi Hirahara, Illianette Ferandez, Smithsonian Institution

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A stunning anthology licensed in partnership with the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, We Are Here celebrates 30 of the most inspiring Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in U.S. history. 

There are more than 23 million people of Asian and Pacific Islander descent living in the United States. Their stories span across generations, as...

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Published By Running Press Kids

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 128

Publication Date 10/18/2022

ISBN 9780762479658

Dimensions 7.7 inches x 9.95 inches

"An excellent introduction that makes clear the richness and diversity of Asian American and Pacific Islander communities."
— Kirkus Reviews, starred

“Really beautiful collection of biographies that shows a wide range of experiences and identities. Includes reflection guide with questions, links, and a glossary. An essential purchase.”
— SLJ Teen Librarian Toolbox