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Chin, Duncan. Growing up on Grove Street, 1931-1946: Sketches & Memories of a Chinese

American Boyhood. Capitola, Calif: Capitola Book Company, 1995. 110p.

Fong-Torres, Ben. The Rice Room: Growing up Chinese-American - From Number Two Son to Rock 'n' Roll. New York: Hyperion, 1994. 260p.

Gong, Ginny. From Ironing Board to Corporate Board; My Chinese Laundry Experience in America, . Paramus, NJ: Home & Sekey Books, 2008. 151p.

It is an interesting story from an immigrant grown up in a laundry family to serving on the Montgomery Community Television Board.

Hoyt-Goldsmith, Diane and Lawrence Migdale. Alex Lee - A Chinese American Boy: Mini Book.

Newbridge Educational Publishing, 1996. 16p. (Newbridge Big America Series).

Larson, Louise Leung. Sweet Bamboo: A Saga of a Chinese American Family. Los Angeles: Chinese Historical Society of Southern California, 1990. 227p.

Lee, Amy. I Am Chinese American. New York: PowerKids Press, 1997. 24p. (Our American Family Series).

Lee, Wen Ho and Helen Zia. My Country Versus Me: The First-Hand Account by the Los Alamos Scientist Who Was Falsely Accused. New York: Hyperion, 2001. 332p.

McCunn, Ruthanne Lum. Chinese American Portraits: Personal Histories 1828-1988. University of Washington Press, 1996. 176p

Murray, Marion. Plant Wizard: The Life of Lue Gim Gong. New York: Crowell-Collier, 1970. 118p.

Pan, Zhongdang. To See Ourselves: Comparing Traditional Chinese & American Cultural Values. Bolder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1994. 258p.

Ross, James R. Caught in a Tornado: A Chinese American Woman Survives the Cultural Revolution. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1994. 175p.

Wiseman, Carter. I.M. Pei: A Profile in American Architecture. New York: Harry A. Abrams, 1990. 320p. A study of the life and achievements of I. M. Pei, world renowned architect for over forty years. The book focuses on Pei's 12 buildings of special signifiance with 335 illustrations.

Wong, Jade Snow. Fifth Chinese Daughter. New York: Harper, 1950. 246p.



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