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

#102 – May 2020 Book News

On this episode, we go over the latest book and publishing news in Asian American literature for our May 2020 mid-month check-in, as well as recap our book recommendations for week 3 of #AsianBooksChallenge

#100 – Asian Books Challenge 2020 – Week 1 Recap

Marvin and Reera recap their book recommendations for week 1 of Books and Boba’s #AsianBooksChallenge

#99 – Mimi Lee Gets a Clue by Jennifer J. Chow

On this episode we discuss our April 2020 book club pick “Mimi Lee Gets a Clue” by Jennifer J. Chow

#98 – April 2020 Book News

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

#97 – Author Chat with I.W. Gregorio

On this episode we chat with author Ilene Wong (aka I.W. Gregorio) about her new YA novel This is My Brain in Love.

#96 – The Map of Salt and Stars by Zehn Joukhadar

On this episode we discuss our March 2020 book club pick The Map of Salt and Stars by Zeyn Joukhadar.

#95 – Author Chat with Jessica Kim

On this episode we chat with author Jessica Kim about her debut middle-grade novel Stand Up, Yumi Chung!

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