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Marie Lamba

Marie Lamba is author of the contemporary young adult novel What I Meant… (Random House), which Publisher’s Weekly called “an impressive debut.” She is also author of the contemporary YA novel Over My Head and of the paranormal YA Drawn. Marie’s work appears in the short story anthology Liar Liar (Mendacity Press and Blackstone Audio), the anthology Call Me Okaasan: Adventures in Multicultural Mothering (Wyatt-MacKenzie Publishing), and her articles are in more than 100 publications including national magazines such as Writer’s Digest, Garden Design and RWR. She has worked as an editor, an award-winning public relations writer, and a book publicist, has taught classes on novel writing and on author promotion, and belongs to The Liars Club. Marie is also an Associate Literary Agent at The Jennifer De Chiara Literary Agency. She lives in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.

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Green Green

Marie Lamba and Baldev Lamba; illustrated by Sonia Sanchez
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

A charming rhyming picture book about a city's green space growing and changing, with illustrations from an Eisner award winner.

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