The Journal of Wong Ming-Chung: A Chinese Miner, also known as Staking a Claim, is the seventh book in Scholastic's My Name Is America. It was first published in April 2000 and was written by Laurence Yep. The book was republished under a new title in November 2013.
- Main article: List of Staking a Claim characters
- Main article: Laurence Yep
- Interview with Laurence Yep about The Journal of Wong Ming-Chung at Scholastic
- The Journal of Wong Ming-Chung Discussion Guide at Scholastic