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Mitali Perkins

Mitali Perkins
Bethany Carnes

Mitali Perkins has written several books for young readers, including Between Us and Abuela, Forward Me Back to You,You Bring the Distant Near (a National Book Award Nominee, a Walter Honor Book, a South Asia Book Award Winner, a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, and a Shelf Awareness 2017 Best Book of the Year), Rickshaw Girl (a NYPL Top 100 Book), and Bamboo People (an ALA Top 10 YA novel). Mitali was born in India and currently resides in Northern California. mitaliblog.com

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Home Is in Between

Home Is in Between

Mitali Perkins; illustrated by Lavanya Naidu
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

From National Book Award nominee Mitali Perkins comes a sweet and innovative picture book about a first-generation immigrant child living in America.

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Between Us and Abuela

Mitali Perkins; illustrated by Sara Palacios
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

From award-winning author Mitali Perkins comes her timely debut picture book about love overcoming the border fences between Mexico and the United States.

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You Bring the Distant Near

Mitali Perkins
Square Fish
Square Fish

Told in alternating teen voices across three generations, You Bring the Distant Near explores sisterhood, first loves, friendship, and the inheritance of culture—for better or worse.

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Forward Me Back to You

Mitali Perkins
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

The highly anticipated next YA novel from the author of National Book Award-nominated You Bring the Distant Near explores new love, tenuous friendships, and the dark underworld of human trafficking.

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