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Mitali Perkins

Mitali Perkins
Bethany Carnes

Mitali Perkins has written many award-winning books for young readers. Her novel, You Bring the Distant Near, was a Walter Honor Book and a National Book Award Nominee, won the South Asia Book Award, and received six starred reviews, in addition to other accolades. Mitali was born in Kolkata, India, and has lived in Bangladesh, England, Thailand, Mexico, Cameroon, and Ghana. She currently resides in Northern California.

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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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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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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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