Po Po is Cantonese for the word grandmother Like many grandmothers, Po Po loves to tell stories to her young granddaughter Ella, and Ella loves to listen to each and every one of them. But what makes Po Po’s stories unique
is that they are all about true events that have occurred in Asian American history. Po Po shares eight different stories to teach Ella about the struggles and successes that different people were able to overcome. And the lessons that can be learned from the good and the bad in our history.