BookDragon Books for the Multi-Culti Reader

Ashok by Any Other Name by Sandra S. Yamate, illustrated by Janice Tohinaka [in What Do I Read Next? Multicultural Literature]

Ashok by Any Other Name_screenAshok, a young Indian American boy, wishes he had a more “American” name. So each day, Ashok tries a new moniker, from Tom to Walter to Frances, until he realizes with the help of the school librarian that “Ashok” is already the perfect name for him.

Review: “Asian American Titles,” What Do I Read Next? Multicultural Literature, Gale Research, 1997

Readers: Children

Published: 1992