Mitali Perkins

About Mitali Perkins

Mitali Perkins’s latest book is Bamboo People (Charlesbridge).

Different Drums: Border Crossing

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The Horn Book Magazine asked Mitali Perkins, “What’s the strangest children’s book you’ve ever enjoyed?” At first glance, there’s absolutely no compelling reason why a young immigrant from India would choose Hans Brinker, or, The Silver Skates: A Story of Life in Holland by Mary Mapes Dodge as a favorite read. And yet I did. […]