Books and Authors Webinars

Freeman Book Award Books:

Are You an Echo? 2016 Freeman Book Award Honorable Mention
Presenter: David Jacobson, author 

Falling Into the Dragon’s Mouth 2016 Freeman Book Award Honorable Mention
Presenter: Holly Thompson, author 

Forbidden Temptation of Baseball 2017 Freeman Book Award Winner
Presenter: Dori Jones Yang, author

Girl of the Southern Sea 2019 Freeman Book Award Honorable Mention
Part of the Global Read Webinar Series
Presenter: Michelle Kadarusman, author (6/23/20) 

Grenade, 2018 Freeman Book Award Winner
Presenter: Alan Gratz, author

Magic Ramen: The Story of Momofuku Ando
Panelists: Andrea Wang, author, and Cathy Ishida, University of Colorado Program for Teaching East Asia

Moth and Wasp, Soil and Ocean: Remembering Chinese Scientist Pu Zhelong's Work for Sustainable Farming, 2018 Freeman Book Award Winner
Presenter: Sigrid Schmalzer, author 

Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's Story, 2016 Freeman Book Award Honorable Mention 
Presenter: Caren Stelson, author 

Somewhere Among, 2016 Freeman Book Award Winner 
Presenter: Annie Donwerth-Chikamatsu, author 

Other Books:

*All About Korea--contact FCCEAS for access
Presenter: Ann Martin Bowler, author
A Girls’ Guide to the Islands 
Presenter: Suzanne Kamata, author

Green Island
Presenter: Shawna Yang Ryan, author

Hope & Community: Coming Together in Times of Disaster
Presenter: Leza Lowitz, author
Co-sponsored by the Program for Teaching East Asia, University of Colorado Boulder
Link: Resources for Leza Lowitz webinar

How to Find Authentic Books about Asia from Asia 
Presenter: David Jacobson
PDF icon Authentic Books about Asia from Asia webinar by David Jacobson resource list.pdf 

Japan 1945: A U.S. Marine's Photographs from Ground Zero 
Presenters: Ron Eisenman and John Frank

J-Boys: Kazuo's World, Tokyo, 1965 
Presenters: Shogo Oketani, author, and translator Avery Fischer Udagawa
PDF icon J-BoysResourceGuide.pdf

The Last Cherry Blossom 
Presenter: Kathleen Burkinshaw, author

Midnight in Broad Daylight
Presenter: Pamela Rotner Sakamoto, author

Nagasaki: Life After Nuclear War
Presenter: Susan Southard, author 

The Nuclear Family 
resenter: Ari Beser, author

The Sound of Silence
Presenter: Katrina Goldsaito, author

A Time Capsule of Ancient China: Lady Dai and the Tombs of Mawangdui 
Presenter: Christine Liu-Perkins, author

*Yokohama Yankee: A Conversation with author Leslie Helm--contact FCCEAS for access.
Presenter: Leslie Helm, author