Anusha of Prospect Corner is now available! Meet my co-authors, Maram and Samira, in the video (above).
To learn more about Anusha of Prospect Corner (and see reviews), find it on:
Our middle grade novel is a modern, multicultural homage to one of my favorite novels from childhood, L. M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables. Anusha’s family does not fully mirror our family’s ethnic or religious identities — it’s fiction, after all — but Anusha’s family and our family are both Sri Lankan-American (I’m half Sri Lankan).
In the video, Samira refers to “Anusha’s Origin,” which is a note at the beginning of the novel about how this project developed. Here it is:
We are excited to share Anusha with you!