Adult Fiction

  • Winner: Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng (Penguin Books)
  • Honor: The Sleepwalker’s Guide to Dancing by Mira Jacob (Random House)


Adult Non-Fiction

  • Winner: Dubious Gastronomy: The Cultural Politics of Eating Asian in the USA by Robert Ji-Song Ku (University of Hawaii Press)
  • Honor: Big Little Man: In Search of My Asian Self written by Alex Tizon (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)

Young Adult

  • Winner: Tiger Girl by May-Lee Chai (GemmaMedia)
  • Honor: Shadow Hero by Gene Luen Yang (First Second), illustration by Sonny Liew.



  • Winner: Gaijin: American Prisoner of War by Matt Faulkner (Disney/Hyperion Books)
  • Honor: Ting Ting by Kristie Hammond (Sono Nis Press, Canada)


Picture Book

  • Winner: Hana Hashimoto, Sixth Violin by Chieri Uegaki and Qin Leng (Kids Can Press)
  • Honor: Father’s Chinese Opera by Rich Lo (Sky Pony Press)