Books by Cynthia Kadohata


Cynthia Kadohata is the author of the Newbery Medal-winning book Kira-Kira, the National Book Award winner The Thing About Luck, the Jane Addams Peace Award and PEN America Award winner Weedflower, Cracker!, Outside Beauty, A Million Shades of Gray, Half a World Away, Checked, A Place to Belong, Saucy, and several critically acclaimed adult novels, including The Floating World. She lives with her dogs and hockey-playing son in California. Visit her online at


A Place to Belong

Cynthia Kadohata and Julia Kuo



Cynthia Kadohata and Marianna Raskin


Vape (W.T.)

Cynthia Kadohata