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September 11 - 17

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Mitali Perkins

Mitali Perkins’s latest young adult novel is You Bring the Distant Near. She has written ten novels for young readers, including Rickshaw Girl, a New York Public Library Top 100 Book, Bamboo People, an American Library Association Top 10 YA novel, and Tiger Boy, winner of the South Asia Book Award. Mitali was born in Kolkata, India and lives in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she is an adjunct associate professor at Saint Mary’s College of California.

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