Anusha of Prospect Corner is now available! My twins, Maram and Samira, are my co-authors.
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 (above), Samira refers to “Anusha’s Origin,” which is a note at the beginning of the novel about how this project developed. Here it is:
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We are excited to share Anusha with you!