March & April 2020 Books by Asian Authors to Support During COVID-19

It’s a difficult time for authors and booksellers around the world due to the coronavirus pandemic. Book tours are being cancelled and bookstores are closing their doors to ensure social distancing. Many authors, especially debut authors, rely on signings and speaking engagements to promote their books, so the situation is particularly disheartening to authors whose books are releasing this spring.

Good news is that there are still plenty of ways to support authors during quarantine. While bookstores may not be open for public browsing, many are still fulfilling online orders, digital purchases, and pre-orders. Here are some March and April 2020 books by authors of Asian descent you can order from your local bookstore now.

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10 Time Travel Books by Authors of Asian Descent

It feels surreal that we’re now living in 2020. Just imagine, the last two decades brought us e-commerce, social media, Airbnbs, and yoga pants. While I doubt that Judgement Day will ever happen, it’s hard to predict what will await us in the next decade. Maybe VR will replace office commutes. Maybe we’ll find a cure for Alzheimer’s, or global warming might wipe out half our planet. Who knows? It’s the limitless possibilities that make the idea of time travel so alluring to writers and readers alike. Time travel books allow us to explore fantastical futures and pasts.

Publishing has come a long way since the days of H.G. Wells’ 1895 Time Machine. There are now thousands of books about the rewards and dangers of time travel, many of them written by authors of color. Here are 10 time travel books written by authors of Asian descent.

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Asian Authors at 2018 San Diego Comic-Con

2018 San Diego Comic-Con has begun! With a myriad of panels and autograph sessions, it’s easy to get lost. If you’re looking to meet some awesome Asian & Asian American writers at this year’s convention, then we got you covered.

Here is an ongoing list of panels and book signings featuring Asian & Asian American authors and illustrators. Keep in mind that this is not a comprehensive list and we will be updating it as we learn about authors we’ve missed. Please check the official SDCC schedule for more details.

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