Books and Boba

Books & Boba is a book club dedicated to books written by Asian and Asian American authors. We cover a wide range of genres including contemporary, historical fiction, sci-fi, fantasy, YA, nonfiction, thrillers, graphic novels, and memoirs.


All Episodes

#112 – Author Chat w/ Supriya Kelkar

We chat with author Supriya Kelkar about her new book American as Paneer Pie

#111 – August 2020 Book News

On this episode, we go over the latest book and publishing news in Asian American literature for our August 2020 mid-month check-in

#110 – Author Chat w/ Julie Abe

We chat with debut author Julie Abe about her new book Eva Evergreen, Semi-Magical Witch

#109 – The Widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey

On this episode we discuss our July 2020 pick is The Widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey

#108 – July 2020 Book News

On this episode, we go over the latest book and publishing news in Asian American literature for our July 2020 mid-month check-in

#107 – Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata

On this episode we discuss our June 2020 book club pick “Convenience Store Woman” by Sayaka Murata & translated by Ginny Tapley Takemori

#106 – June 2020 Book News

On this episode, we go over the latest book and publishing news in Asian American literature for our June 2020 mid-month check-in

#105 – Author Chat with Joe Ide

We chat with Joe Ide, author of the IQ series of detective novels

#104 – The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts by Maxine Hong Kingston

On this episode we discuss our May 2020 book club pick “The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts” by Maxine Hong Kingston

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